There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Oakville by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail

$51 - $201

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Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON 5353 / ...

$36 - $131

5 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Oakville 303.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Oakville

$96 - $381

Fly Ottawa to Toronto, train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Oakville

$102 - $368

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Kingston
  2. Fly from Kingston (YGK) to Toronto (YYZ) YGK - YYZ

$130 - $524

Train to Montreal, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YUL - YTZ

$124 - $473

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Oakville. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Oakville, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Oakville. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Oakville via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Oakville is 384 km. The road distance is 485.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Oakville without a car is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Ottawa to Oakville, including transfers.

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Ottawa to Oakville bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Ottawa, ON station.

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Ottawa to Oakville train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Ottawa station.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Oakville is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Ottawa to Oakville bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Toronto, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Oakville.
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  • Distance: 240.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Ottawa to Oakville every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $150 and the journey takes 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Ottawa to Oakville every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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 21 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 Toronto to Oakville
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $29
Economy
$23 - $35
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $85
Train from Ottawa to Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
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
$55 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
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

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Ottawa to Oakville train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Toronto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Oakville is 486 km. It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to drive from Ottawa to Oakville.

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Ottawa Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.

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There are 156+ hotels available in Oakville. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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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 .

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