There are 6 ways to get from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Ottawa to Edmonton  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Edmonton (YEG) YOW - YEG

$182 - $615

5 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly to Edmonton  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Edmonton (YEG) YUL - YEG

$220 - $697

Fly Ottawa to Red Deer, bus  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Red Deer (YQF) YOW - YQF
  2. Take the bus from Red Deer, AB to Edmonton

$283 - $1,074

Bus  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
  3. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Edmonton

$203 - $561

Train  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Edmonton VIA Rail

$256 - $944

Drive  •  43 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station) 2477.9 miles

$320 - $480

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The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station) is to fly which costs $230 - $850 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station) is to fly which costs $230 - $850 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Edmonton (Station) is 2840 km. The road distance is 3964.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station). However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at 123 Street & 118 Avenue via Toronto, ON, Winnipeg, MB and 108 Street & 104 Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 10 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station). However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Edmonton via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station) without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 10 h and costs $260 - $750.

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Ottawa to Edmonton (Station) bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Ottawa station.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station).
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  • Distance: 1775.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 46 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Edmonton (Station), AB, Canada?

Air Canada and WestJet fly from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Edmonton (Station) via Toronto, ON, Winnipeg, MB, Edmonton, 108 Street & 104 Avenue, and 123 Street & 118 Avenue in around 2 days 10 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Red Deer via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Red Deer via Montreal, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Red Deer via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Red Deer via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Red Deer via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Red Deer via Halifax, Calgary
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Red Deer via Chicago O'Hare, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Train from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 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 - $260
Train from Toronto to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 days 12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$210 - $300
Economy
$410 - $550
Economy Plus
$550 - $800
Business
$600 - $850
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,000 - $1,500
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Red Deer, AB to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Winnipeg, MB
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$100 - $160
Online Fare
$140 - $200
Standard Fare
$180 - $260
Refundable
$190 - $280
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$75 - $110
Online Fare
$100 - $140
Standard Fare
$120 - $180
Refundable
$130 - $200

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