There are 9 ways to get from Ottawa to Cambridge by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. 5637 / ...

$57 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. 5353 / ...
  2. 5637 / ...

$38 - $146

7 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. VIA Rail

$73 - $218

Train, bus via Milton GO Bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. 21
  2. 24

$58 - $166

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. 330.8 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Ottawa to Toronto, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. YOW - YYZ

$106 - $326

Fly Ottawa to Toronto Island, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. YOW - YTZ

$102 - $355

Fly Ottawa to London, train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. YOW - YXU

$136 - $434

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. YGK - YYZ

$134 - $482

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Cambridge, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Cambridge via Toronto, ON in around 7 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Cambridge via Toronto, Kitchener, King / Water, and Fairview Park in around 8 h 5 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Ottawa to London via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to London via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Train from Toronto to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $110
Train from Fallowfield to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Train from London to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from Ottawa to Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON - University & Wellington to Cambridge, ON - Industrial Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Toronto, ON to Cambridge, ON - Industrial Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Milton GO Bus
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus from Milton GO Bus to Cambridge Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus from Square One to Sportsworld Dr. @ Hwy. 8 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Cambridge is 432 km. The road distance is 529 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Cambridge is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Cambridge is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 57 min and costs $130 - $460.

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Cambridge, ON - Industrial Road via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Ottawa to Cambridge, including transfers.