There are 6 ways to get from Ottawa to Chicoutimi by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly from Ottawa  •  4 h 37 min

  1. YOW - YBG

$258 - $1,133

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. VIA Rail

$77 - $198

4 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. YUL - YBG

$157 - $666

Train, bus via Montréal  •  9 h 14 min

$95 - $247

Bus  •  9 h 51 min

  1. 5846 / 5847 / ...

$77 - $131

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. 406.3 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Chicoutimi is 486 km. The road distance is 650 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Chicoutimi is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 7 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Chicoutimi is to train and fly which takes 4 h 13 min and costs $200 - $900.

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Chicoutimi. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Chicoutimi via Montréal, QC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Ottawa to Chicoutimi, including transfers.

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Chicoutimi, QC, Canada?

Air Canada flies from Ottawa to Chicoutimi every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Chicoutimi via Montreal, PQ and Montréal, QC in around 9 h 51 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Saguenay via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Saguenay via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Saguenay via Quebec, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Saguenay
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Train from Ottawa to Québec
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Québec to Chicoutimi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Montréal, QC to Chicoutimi
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$29 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50

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