There are 8 ways to get from Pickering to Ottawa by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Oshawa to Ottawa VIA Rail

$47 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Oshawa, ON to Ottawa, ON 5758

$29 - $66

6 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Pickering to Ottawa 260.5 miles

$30 - $50

Line 112 bus, train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Ottawa  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 112 bus from Zents Eastbound @ Brock Road to Pickering Station
  2. Take the train from Pickering GO to Union Station
  3. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW

$99 - $337

Line 52 bus to Toronto, fly to Ottawa  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 52 bus from Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Richmond Hill Centre
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW

$104 - $319

Fly Toronto to Kingston, train  •  5 h 47 min

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

$177 - $726

Fly Toronto to Montreal, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Montreal (YUL) YYZ - YUL
  2. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$117 - $394

Line 112 bus, train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Montreal, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 112 bus from Zents Eastbound @ Brock Road to Pickering Station
  2. Take the train from Pickering GO to Union Station
  3. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Montreal (YUL) YTZ - YUL
  4. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$127 - $432

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The cheapest way to get from Pickering to Ottawa is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pickering to Ottawa is to line 52 bus and fly which costs $130 - $420 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pickering to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Oshawa, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 29 min.

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The distance between Pickering and Ottawa is 319 km. The road distance is 416.8 km.

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The best way to get from Pickering to Ottawa without a car is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $60 - $200.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Pickering to Ottawa, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Pickering to Ottawa is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $60 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $90 and takes 7 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Pickering to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Ottawa, ON station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pickering to Ottawa is 417 km. It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to drive from Pickering to Ottawa.

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Pickering to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 199.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Pickering to Ottawa hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $140 and the journey takes 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Pickering to Ottawa once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Oshawa to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $140
Business
$95 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$170 - $240
Train from Kingston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h
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
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 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
GO Transit
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Oshawa, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Durham Region Transit
Website
durhamregiontransit.com
Bus from Zents Eastbound @ Brock Road to Pickering Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
durhamregiontransit.com
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Richmond Hill Centre
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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