There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Owen Sound by train, shuttle, bus, car or plane

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Train, shuttle  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Fallowfield to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Owen Sound, ON

$101 - $217

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON 5353 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Owen Sound, ON 5715

$43 - $161

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Yorkdale, ON to Owen Sound, ON 5715

$66 - $192

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Owen Sound 388.8 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Ottawa to Toronto  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ

$147 - $357

Fly Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City, shuttle  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Brampton, ON to Owen Sound, ON

$146 - $431

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto  •  7 h 46 min

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

$175 - $512

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Owen Sound is to fly which costs $190 - $470 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Owen Sound is 423 km. The road distance is 622.1 km.

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

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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.

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Ottawa to Owen Sound bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Ottawa station.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Owen Sound.
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  • Distance: 264.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 49 min

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
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 Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $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 Fallowfield to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$70 - $95
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
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 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 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
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
$54
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
$50
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Yorkdale, ON to Owen Sound, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$17 - $25
Online Fare
$20 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
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
Bus from Toronto, ON to Owen Sound, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$17 - $26
Online Fare
$21 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$35 - $50

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