There are 11 ways to get from Ottawa to Rimouski by plane, car, car ferry, train or bus

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 Ottawa to Mont Joli  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Mont Joli (YYY) YOW - YYY

$188 - $766

Cheapest option

Fly Ottawa Gatineau to Mont Joli  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa Gatineau (YND) to Mont Joli (YYY) YND - YYY

$68 - $346

9 alternative options

Fly Ottawa to Baie Comeau, drive, car ferry  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Baie Comeau (YBC) YOW - YBC
  2. Drive from Baie Comeau to Forestville, QC
  3. Take the car ferry from Forestville, QC to Rimouski, QC

$200 - $735

Train to Montreal, fly to Mont Joli  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Mont Joli (YYY) YUL - YYY

$287 - $1,648

Fly Ottawa Gatineau to Quebec, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa Gatineau (YND) to Quebec (YQB) YND - YQB
  2. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rimouski

$89 - $423

Train to Montreal, fly to Baie Comeau, drive, car ferry  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Baie Comeau (YBC) YUL - YBC
  3. Drive from Baie Comeau to Forestville, QC
  4. Take the car ferry from Forestville, QC to Rimouski, QC

$189 - $717

Train  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Sainte-Foy VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rimouski VIA Rail

$79 - $259

Train via Montréal  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Sainte-Foy
  3. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rimouski

$94 - $304

Bus  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montréal to Québec
  3. Take the bus from Québec to Rimouski

$81 - $149

Train #2  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal, QC to Rivière-du-Loup
  3. Take the train from Rivière-du-Loup to Rimouski

$94 - $297

Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Rimouski 458.5 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Rimouski is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 8 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Rimouski is to train and fly which costs $380 - $2,200 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Rimouski is 641 km. The road distance is 733.6 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to get from Ottawa to Rimouski, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Rimouski. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Rimouski via Montréal and Québec. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Rimouski. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Rimouski via Sainte-Foy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Rimouski, QC, Canada?

Air Canada and United Airlines fly from Ottawa to Rimouski every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Rimouski via Sainte-Foy in around 10 h 23 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Mont Joli via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to Mont Joli via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Ottawa to Mont Joli via Halifax, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Mont Joli via Newark, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Mont Joli via Boston, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Mont Joli via Washington Dulles, Montreal
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Ottawa to Baie Comeau via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Mont Joli
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal to Baie Comeau
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Ottawa Gatineau to Mont Joli via Quebec, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Sky Jet
Flights from Ottawa Gatineau to Quebec
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Pascan Aviation
Website
pascan.com
Flights from Ottawa Gatineau to Mont Joli via Quebec
Ave. Duration
11 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
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 Sainte-Foy to Rimouski
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Train from Ottawa to Sainte-Foy
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 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 Sainte-Foy
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Train from Montréal, QC to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$70 - $95
Economy Plus
$100 - $140
Business
$100 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Train from Rivière-du-Loup to Rimouski
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $110
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
Orleans Express
Phone
+1 888 999-3977
Email
serviceclient@keolis.ca
Website
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Québec to Rimouski
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Montréal, QC to Ste Foy, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Ferry operators
Traverse Rimouski-Forestville
Phone
+1-418-725-2725
Email
infocnm@traversier.com
Website
ssl.pqm.net
Car ferry from Forestville, QC to Rimouski, QC
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
ssl.pqm.net
Passenger
$19
Motorcycle
$44
Vehicle
$56

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