There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Union Station by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail

$45 - $150

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Bus  •  5 h 27 min

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

$30 - $120

5 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Union Station 280.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ

$91 - $326

Fly Ottawa to Toronto  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ

$97 - $313

Train to Montreal, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YUL - YTZ

$120 - $419

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Kingston
  2. Fly from Kingston (YGK) to Toronto (YYZ) YGK - YYZ

$125 - $469

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The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Union Station is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Union Station is to fly which costs $110 - $430 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Union Station. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Bay St At Front St West via Bay St At Dundas St West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ottawa and arriving at Toronto. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Union Station is 352 km. The road distance is 448.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Union Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs $55 - $190.

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The train from Ottawa to Toronto takes 4 h 21 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Ottawa to Union Station bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Ottawa, ON station.

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Ottawa to Union Station train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Ottawa station.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Union Station is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs $55 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $160 and takes 5 h 27 min, you could also fly, which costs $110 - $430 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Union Station.
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  • Distance: 219.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Union Station, ON, Canada?

VIA Rail operates a train from Ottawa to Union Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $150 and the journey takes 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Ottawa to Union Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 15 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
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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 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
$190 - $270
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
$55 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Train from Ottawa to Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Ottawa to Union Station bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Toronto, ON station.

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Ottawa to Union Station train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Toronto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Union Station is 449 km. It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to drive from Ottawa to Union Station.

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Porter Airlines offers flights from Ottawa Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.

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There are 973+ hotels available in Union Station. Prices start at $95 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 $4.

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