There are 5 ways to get from Ottawa to Prince Edward Island by plane, train, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry or car

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

Fly from Ottawa  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Charlottetown (YYG) YOW - YYG

$166 - $386

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  24 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Amherst
  3. Take the bus from Amherst to Charlottetown 305

$136 - $419

3 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Charlottetown (YYG) YUL - YYG

$165 - $508

Bus, car ferry, bus and ferry  •  26 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montreal to Baie Saintt Paul, PQ
  3. Take the bus from Baie St Paul, PQ to Saint-Siméon, Capitale-Nationale, Quebec
  4. Take the car ferry from Saint Simeon, QC to Riviere-du-Loup, QC
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Riviere du Loup - 317 Hôtel de ville Ouest to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive

$297 - $357

Drive  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Charlottetown 837.1 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Prince Edward Island is to drive which costs $140 - $220 and takes 14 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Prince Edward Island is to fly which costs $220 - $550 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Prince Edward Island is 976 km. The road distance is 1339.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Ottawa to Prince Edward Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Prince Edward Island, Canada?

Air Canada flies from Ottawa to Charlottetown 5 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Charlottetown via Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$55 - $85
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Montréal to Amherst
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $120
Economy
$150 - $210
Economy Plus
$210 - $300
Business
$220 - $310
Business Plus/Sleeper
$400 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Montreal to Baie Saintt Paul, PQ
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Baie St Paul, PQ to Saint-Siméon, Capitale-Nationale, Quebec
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Riviere du Loup - 317 Hôtel de ville Ouest to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$201
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com
Ferry operators
Traverse Ferry
Phone
418-862-5094
Website
traverserdl.com
Car ferry from Saint Simeon, QC to Riviere-du-Loup, QC
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
traverserdl.com

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