There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Welland 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.

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Train, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal 4 stops / ...

$62 - $195

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Bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON 5353 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Welland, ON 5 stops / ...

$39 - $138

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Train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls VIA Rail / ...

$64 - $232

Drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Welland 361.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Ottawa to Toronto, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Welland, ON

$114 - $343

Fly Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train, bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Grimsby
  3. Take the bus from Grimsby, ON to Welland, ON

$125 - $412

Train to Kingston, fly to Toronto, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Kingston
  2. Fly from Kingston (YGK) to Toronto (YYZ) YGK - YYZ
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Welland, ON

$142 - $498

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Welland. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Welland, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Welland is 391 km. The road distance is 578.3 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Welland without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Ottawa to Welland, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Welland is to bus which takes 8 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Ottawa to Welland bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, arrive at Welland, ON station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Welland is 578 km. It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to drive from Ottawa to Welland.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Ottawa Airport to Toronto Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Welland.
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  • Distance: 244.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

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

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Welland via Toronto, ON in around 8 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Welland via Toronto, Niagara Falls, and Niagara Falls, ON in around 8 h 47 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
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
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 15 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 Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Toronto to Grimsby
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from Ottawa to Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Welland, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Grimsby, ON to Welland, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Toronto, On to St Catharines, On
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to St Catharines, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 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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There are 321+ hotels available in Welland. Prices start at $55 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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