There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Moncton by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry 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  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Moncton (YQM) YOW - YQM

$115 - $484

6 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly  •  4 h 35 min

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

$178 - $465

Train, bus via Rivière-du-Loup  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Québec
  3. Take the bus from Quebec, PQ to Rivière-du-Loup
  4. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup, PQ to Moncton, NB 700

$151 - $330

Bus  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montréal to Québec
  3. Take the bus from Québec to Rivière-du-Loup
  4. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup, PQ to Moncton, NB 700

$139 - $220

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montreal to Sainte-Foy
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Quebec - 3001, Chemin-des-Quatre-Bourgeois, St Foy to Moncton - 477 Paul street

$255 - $299

Train, bus  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Amherst
  3. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Moncton, NB 101

$132 - $409

Drive  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Moncton 733.6 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Moncton is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 12 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Moncton is to fly which costs $150 - $650 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Moncton is 849 km. The road distance is 1173.8 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Ottawa to Moncton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Moncton. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Moncton, NB via Montréal, Québec and Rivière-du-Loup, PQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 52 min.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Ottawa Airport is to line 97 bus which takes 19 min and costs $4.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Moncton.
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  • Distance: 530.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Moncton, NB, Canada?

Air Canada and Porter Airlines fly from Ottawa to Moncton every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Moncton via Montreal, PQ, Montréal, Québec, Rivière-du-Loup, and Rivière-du-Loup, PQ in around 16 h 52 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Moncton via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 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
$95 - $140
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Train from Montréal to Amherst
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $120
Economy
$150 - $210
Economy Plus
$210 - $300
Business
$220 - $310
Business Plus/Sleeper
$400 - $600
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Quebec, PQ to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Rivière-du-Loup, PQ to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Ste Foy, PQ to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
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 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Orleans Express
Phone
+1 888 999-3977
Email
serviceclient@keolis.ca
Website
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Québec to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Montreal to Sainte-Foy
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Quebec - 3001, Chemin-des-Quatre-Bourgeois, St Foy to Moncton - 477 Paul street
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$202
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com

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