There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Port Elgin by train, shuttle, 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, shuttle  •  9 h 28 min

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

$107 - $213

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 50 min

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

$56 - $159

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Port Elgin, ON

$78 - $192

Drive  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Port Elgin 408.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Ottawa to Toronto  •  6 h 38 min

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

$153 - $363

Fly Ottawa to Toronto Island, shuttle  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Brampton, ON to Port Elgin, ON

$152 - $437

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto  •  8 h 25 min

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

$182 - $518

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Port Elgin is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Port Elgin is to fly which costs $200 - $490 and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Port Elgin is 460 km. The road distance is 653.7 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 28 min to get from Ottawa to Port Elgin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Port Elgin. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Port Elgin, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Port Elgin, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Port Elgin via Toronto, ON in around 10 h 50 min. Alternatively, Air Canada and WestJet fly from Ottawa to Port Elgin 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 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island 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
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 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$70 - $95
Economy Plus
$100 - $140
Business
$100 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $250
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 - $55
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 Port Elgin, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com
Shuttle from Brampton, ON to Port Elgin, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$57
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com
Can-ar Coach
Phone
+1 905.738.2290
Website
can-arcoach.com
Bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Port Elgin, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
can-arcoach.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Port Elgin, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
can-arcoach.com
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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