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Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. 5353 / ...

$28 - $65

6 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. VIA Rail

$51 - $152

Train via Oshawa  •  6 h

  1. VIA Rail

$51 - $145

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. 271.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Ottawa to Toronto, bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. YOW - YYZ

$102 - $316

Fly Ottawa to Toronto Island, line 71 bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. YOW - YTZ

$96 - $333

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto  •  5 h 46 min

  1. YGK - YYZ

$130 - $472

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

Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Ottawa to Markham every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 52 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Ottawa to Markham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $150 and the journey takes 4 h 18 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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 Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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 Ottawa to Oshawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $140
Business
$95 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$170 - $240
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 Ottawa, ON to Scarborough Town Centre, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
York Region Transit
Website
yrt.ca
Bus from Richmond Hill Centre Platform 1 to Highway 7 / Galsworthy
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
yrt.ca
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Bullock Dr. @ Laidlaw Blvd.
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Markham is 330 km. The road distance is 434 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Markham is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Markham is to fly and bus which takes 3 h 55 min and costs $130 - $410.

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Markham. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Fourteenth Ave. At Mccowan Rd. via Scarborough Centre Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Ottawa to Markham, including transfers.