Directions from Ottawa to Owen Sound

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Recommended option

Train, shuttle  •  8 h 49 min

  1. VIA Rail

$107 - $218

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. 5353 / ...
  2. 5715 / 5722

$45 - $163

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. 5715 / 5722

$67 - $195

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. 388.8 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Ottawa to Toronto  •  5 h 59 min

  1. YOW - YYZ

$148 - $358

Fly Ottawa to Toronto Island, shuttle  •  7 h 5 min

  1. YOW - YTZ

$147 - $432

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto  •  7 h 50 min

  1. YGK - YYZ

$176 - $514

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Owen Sound, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Owen Sound via Toronto, ON in around 10 h 15 min. Alternatively, WestJet and Air Canada fly from Ottawa to Owen Sound hourly.

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
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Fallowfield to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 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 Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 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 Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 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
Bus operators
Grey-Bruce Airbus
Website
greybruceairbus.com
Shuttle from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Owen Sound, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com
Shuttle from Brampton, ON to Owen Sound, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$51
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Owen Sound, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$18 - $26
Online Fare
$21 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$35 - $55
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
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Owen Sound is 423 km. The road distance is 622 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Owen Sound is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 7 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Owen Sound is to fly which takes 5 h 59 min and costs $190 - $460.

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Owen Sound. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Owen Sound, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Ottawa to Owen Sound, including transfers.