There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Oakville by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail

$65 - $197

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

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

$35 - $127

5 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Oakville 303.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Ottawa to Toronto Island, train  •  3 h 13 min

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

$110 - $380

Fly Ottawa to Toronto, train  •  3 h 24 min

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

$116 - $367

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto  •  5 h 11 min

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

$145 - $522

Train to Montreal, fly to Toronto Island  •  4 h 58 min

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

$139 - $472

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The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Oakville is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Oakville is to fly and train which costs $140 - $550 and takes 3 h 13 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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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Ottawa to Oakville, including transfers.

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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 40 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 55 min.

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Ottawa to Oakville every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $150 and the journey takes 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Ottawa to Oakville once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 5 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
Flights from Montreal to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Toronto Island via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
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 Toronto Island
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 9 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 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
$180 - $260
Train from Toronto to Oakville
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $28
Economy
$22 - $30
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
Train from Ottawa to Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$55 - $85
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $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 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70

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