There are 8 ways to get from Ottawa to Orillia 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, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Yorkdale to Orillia Ontc

$68 - $173

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 19 min

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

$48 - $143

6 alternative options

Train, bus via Oshawa  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Oshawa VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Whitby GO Bus to Simcoe St. @ Mara Rd. 81

$58 - $155

Drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Orillia 235 miles

$30 - $45

Fly Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  2. Take the bus from Yorkdale to Orillia

$113 - $353

Fly Ottawa to Toronto, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Yorkdale to Orillia

$117 - $336

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto, bus  •  7 h 24 min

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

$145 - $492

Train to Montreal, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, bus  •  7 h 29 min

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

$142 - $446

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Orillia is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Orillia is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Orillia. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Orillia via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 19 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Orillia is 306 km. The road distance is 376 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Orillia without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 25 min and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Ottawa to Orillia, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Ottawa to Orillia bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, arrive at Orillia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Orillia is 376 km. It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to drive from Ottawa to Orillia.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Orillia.
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  • Distance: 191.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

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

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Orillia via Toronto, ON and Toronto in around 8 h 19 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 Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 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 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 46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 59 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 - $160
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 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Yorkdale to Orillia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
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Ontario Northland
Bus from Toronto to Orillia
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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Ontario Northland
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Whitby GO Bus to Simcoe St. @ Mara Rd.
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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