There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Stratford by train, 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  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Stratford VIA Rail

$78 - $233

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON 5353 / ...
  2. Take the bus from InterContinental Toronto Centre to Stratford Festival Theatre, 55, Queen Street, Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Stratford Direct Bus

$57 - $159

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Fallowfield to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from InterContinental Toronto Centre to Stratford Festival Theatre, 55, Queen Street, Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Stratford Direct Bus

$68 - $168

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Stratford 362 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Toronto Island, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Stratford

$124 - $416

Fly to London, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to London (YXU) YOW - YXU
  2. Take the train from London to Stratford

$131 - $423

Fly to Toronto, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from InterContinental Toronto Centre to Stratford Festival Theatre, 55, Queen Street, Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada

$122 - $338

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Stratford is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Stratford is to fly and train which costs $160 - $550 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Stratford is 475 km. The road distance is 579.2 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Ottawa to Stratford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Stratford. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Stratford Festival Theatre, 55, Queen Street, Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada via Toronto, ON and InterContinental Toronto Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Stratford, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Ottawa to Stratford via Toronto and Stratford in around 7 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Stratford via Toronto, ON, Toronto, ON - University & Wellington, and InterContinental Toronto Centre in around 8 h 48 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Ottawa to London via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to London via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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 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 Toronto to Stratford
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
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 - $260
Train from London to Stratford
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$24 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Stratford Festival Direct Bus
Phone
1-800-567-1600
Email
https://www.stratfordfestival.ca/AboutUs/ContactUs
Website
stratfordfestival.ca
Bus from InterContinental Toronto Centre to Stratford Festival Theatre, 55, Queen Street, Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stratfordfestival.ca
Book at
stratfordfestival.ca
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
$50 - $70

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