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There are 6 ways to get from Ottawa to Pickle Lake by plane, car or train

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Fly Ottawa to Thunder Bay, drive

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Thunder Bay (YQT)
  2. Drive from Thunder Bay to Pickle Lake

Cheapest

Fly Ottawa to Sioux Lookout, drive

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Sioux Lookout (YXL)
  2. Drive from Sioux Lookout to Pickle Lake

Train to Montreal, fly to Thunder Bay, drive

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Thunder Bay (YQT)
  3. Drive from Thunder Bay to Pickle Lake

Fly Ottawa to Red Lake, drive

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Red Lake (YRL)
  2. Drive from Red Lake to Pickle Lake

Fly Ottawa to Dryden, drive

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Dryden (YHD)
  2. Drive from Dryden to Pickle Lake

Drive

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Pickle Lake
Ottawa → Pickle Lake
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  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pickle Lake is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pickle Lake is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Pickle Lake is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Ottawa to Pickle Lake is to drive, which costs $200 - $310 and takes 26h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Pickle Lake is to fly and drive which costs $300 - $700 and takes 11h 51m.

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The distance between Ottawa and Pickle Lake is 1260 km. The road distance is 1976.5 km.

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It takes approximately 13h 11m to get from Ottawa to Pickle Lake, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Ottawa Airport to Thunder Bay Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Pickle Lake is 1976 km. It takes approximately 26h 34m to drive from Ottawa to Pickle Lake.

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Porter Airlines, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Ottawa Airport to Thunder Bay Airport.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Ottawa Airport is to line 97 bus which takes 18 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Pickle Lake.
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  • Distance: 1260.1 km
  • Duration: 13h 11m

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Pickle Lake, ON, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Ottawa to Pickle Lake. However, you can take the line 97 bus to Airport Stop, take the walk to Ottawa airport, fly to Thunder Bay, then take the drive to Pickle Lake. Alternatively, you can take the line 97 bus to Airport Stop, take the walk to Ottawa airport, fly to Sioux Lookout, then take the drive to Pickle Lake.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay via Quebec, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay via Moncton, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Thunder Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Thunder Bay via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Thunder Bay via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Thunder Bay via Newark, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Thunder Bay via Halifax, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Montreal to Thunder Bay via Moncton, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
Bearskin Lake Air
Website
bearskinairlines.com
Flights from Ottawa to Sioux Lookout via Toronto, Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Sioux Lookout via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Sioux Lookout via Montreal, Toronto, Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Sioux Lookout via Toronto, Sault Ste Marie, Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Red Lake via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Red Lake via Toronto, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Dryden via Toronto, Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Dryden via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Dryden via Montreal, Toronto, Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Dryden via Toronto, Sault Ste Marie, Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
Flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay via Toronto, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
Flights from Montreal to Thunder Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,400
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from Montreal to Thunder Bay via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$29 - $45
Business
$90 - $100
Economy
$56 - $59
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100

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