There are 6 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. YOW - YQM

$115 - $484

Cheapest option

Train  •  20 h 16 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. VIA Rail / ...

$109 - $376

4 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly  •  4 h 30 min

  1. YUL - YQM

$178 - $466

Bus  •  16 h 57 min

  1. 700

$138 - $220

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h 12 min

$259 - $303

Drive  •  12 h 46 min

  1. 733.6 miles

$95 - $140

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, Quebec, PQ, Rivière-du-Loup, and Rivière-du-Loup, PQ in around 16 h 57 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 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 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
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 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 - $75
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 Moncton
Ave. Duration
17 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$80 - $120
Economy
$140 - $200
Economy Plus
$200 - $290
Business
$210 - $300
Business Plus/Sleeper
$380 - $550
Bus operators
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
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
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
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Montreal to Saintte Foy, PQ
Ave. Duration
3 h
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
$205
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Moncton is 849 km. The road distance is 1174 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Moncton is to fly which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $140 - $650.

No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Moncton. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Moncton via Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 16 min.

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, Quebec, PQ and Rivière-du-Loup, PQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 57 min.

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