There are 5 ways to get from Ottawa to Greater Sudbury by 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.

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Bus Ontario Northland  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa to Sudbury Ontc / ...

$29 - $90

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Bus Greyhound Canada  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Sudbury, ON 5609

$33 - $75

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Greater Sudbury 301.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Sudbury  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Sudbury (YSB) YOW - YSB

$208 - $598

Fly to North Bay, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to North Bay (YYB) YOW - YYB
  2. Take the bus from North Bay to Sudbury

$167 - $646

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The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Greater Sudbury is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Greater Sudbury is to fly which costs $270 - $800 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Greater Sudbury is 426 km. The road distance is 482.7 km.

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The bus from Ottawa to Sudbury takes 6 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ottawa and arriving at Sudbury. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Greater Sudbury.
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  • Distance: 266.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Greater Sudbury, ON, Canada?

Ontario Northland operates a bus from Ottawa to Greater Sudbury once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min. Greyhound Canada also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Porter Airlines, WestJet and Air Canada fly from Ottawa to Greater Sudbury hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Sudbury via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to Sudbury via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to North Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to North Bay via London, Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to North Bay via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Sudbury via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Sudbury via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Ottawa to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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Ontario Northland
Bus from North Bay to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
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Ontario Northland
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Sudbury, ON
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$29 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$50 - $75
Refundable
$55 - $80
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Sudbury, ON
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$50 - $75
Refundable
$55 - $80

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