There are 6 ways to get from Ottawa to Port Elgin by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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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

$79 - $201

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Bus  •  10 h 45 min

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

$57 - $162

4 alternative options

Drive  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Port Elgin 408.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Ottawa to Toronto, shuttle  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Port Elgin, ON

$156 - $366

Fly Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City, shuttle  •  7 h 43 min

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

$155 - $440

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

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Kingston
  2. Fly from Kingston (YGK) to Toronto (YYZ) YGK - YYZ
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Port Elgin, ON

$184 - $522

Questions & Answers

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 45 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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The best way to get from Ottawa to Port Elgin without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 58 min to get from Ottawa to Port Elgin, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Ottawa to Port Elgin bus services, operated by Can-ar Coach, arrive at Port Elgin, ON station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Port Elgin is 654 km. It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to drive from Ottawa to Port Elgin.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Ottawa Airport to Toronto Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Port Elgin. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Port Elgin.
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  • Distance: 287.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 58 min

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 45 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
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 Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h
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 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 15 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 59 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 - $150
Bus operators
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
can-arcoach.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Port Elgin, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once 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 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
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
$63
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
$59
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com

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