There are 10 ways to get from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup by train, bus, car, plane or car ferry

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Train via Montréal  •  8 h 28 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 Rivière-du-Loup

$89 - $285

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Bus  •  9 h 42 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 Rivière-du-Loup

$74 - $125

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Train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Sainte-Foy VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rivière-du-Loup VIA Rail

$74 - $230

Train, bus  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Québec VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Quebec, PQ to Rivière-du-Loup Quebec

$75 - $193

Drive  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup 389.7 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Ottawa to Quebec, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Quebec (YQB) YOW - YQB
  2. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rivière-du-Loup

$160 - $574

Fly Ottawa Gatineau to Quebec, train  •  5 h 34 min

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

$85 - $394

Fly Ottawa to Saguenay, bus, drive, car ferry  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Saguenay (YBG) YOW - YBG
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Fulgence to Tadoussac, PQ
  3. Drive from Tadoussac, PQ to Saint Simeon, QC
  4. Take the car ferry from Saint Simeon, QC to Riviere-du-Loup, QC

$333 - $1,249

Train to Montreal, fly to Quebec, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Quebec (YQB) YUL - YQB
  3. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rivière-du-Loup

$198 - $555

Train to Montreal, fly to Saguenay, bus, drive, car ferry  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Saguenay (YBG) YUL - YBG
  3. Take the bus from Saint-Fulgence to Tadoussac, PQ
  4. Drive from Tadoussac, PQ to Saint Simeon, QC
  5. Take the car ferry from Saint Simeon, QC to Riviere-du-Loup, QC

$231 - $780

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Rivière-du-Loup via Montréal and Québec. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Rivière-du-Loup via Montréal and Sainte-Foy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 28 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Rivière-du-Loup is 541 km. The road distance is 623.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup without a car is to train which takes 8 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 28 min to get from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup, including transfers.

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Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Ottawa, ON station.

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Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Ottawa station.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup is to train which takes 8 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Quebec Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup bus services, operated by Orleans Express, arrive at Rivière-du-Loup station.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup.
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  • Distance: 338.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 28 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Rivière-du-Loup, QC, Canada?

You can take a train from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup via Montréal and Sainte-Foy in around 8 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup via Montreal, PQ, Montréal, and Québec in around 9 h 42 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Quebec
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Ottawa to Quebec via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Ottawa to Saguenay via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Saguenay via Quebec, Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Saguenay via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Saguenay via Halifax, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Saguenay via Boston, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Saguenay
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Provincial
Website
provincialaerospace.com
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $3,800
Sky Jet
Flights from Ottawa Gatineau to Quebec
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Air Inuit
Website
airinuit.com
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $70
Economy Plus
$70 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Train from Sainte-Foy to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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
Train from Ottawa to Sainte-Foy
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 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 - $260
Train from Ottawa to Québec
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $260
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
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
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Orleans Express
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Ste Foy, PQ to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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maritimebus.com
Bus from Quebec, PQ to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
maritimebus.com
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Email
info@intercar.ca
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Saint-Fulgence to Tadoussac, PQ
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Book at
intercar.ca
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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Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Rivière-du-Loup station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup is 623 km. It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to drive from Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup.

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Air Canada offers flights from Ottawa Airport to Quebec Airport.

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Book your Ottawa to Rivière-du-Loup train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Rivière-du-Loup. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Ottawa Airport is to line 97 bus which takes 19 min and costs .

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