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

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Train via Montréal  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Québec to Montréal VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa VIA Rail

$64 - $197

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Train  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Québec to Ottawa VIA Rail

$45 - $150

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Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Québec to Montréal Montréal - Québec
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON 5800 / ...

$48 - $88

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Quebec to Ottawa 277.6 miles

$35 - $55

Line 80 bus to Quebec, fly to Ottawa Gatineau  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 80 bus from Caron to T. Les Saules
  2. Fly from Quebec (YQB) to Ottawa Gatineau (YND) YQB - YND

$47 - $357

Line 80 bus to Quebec, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 80 bus from Caron to T. Les Saules
  2. Fly from Quebec (YQB) to Ottawa (YOW) YQB - YOW

$117 - $467

Fly Quebec to Montreal, train  •  5 h 29 min

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

$155 - $452

Train to Montreal, fly to Ottawa  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Québec to Montréal
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Ottawa (YOW) YUL - YOW

$201 - $913

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The cheapest way to get from Quebec to Ottawa is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quebec to Ottawa is to line 80 bus and fly which costs $60 - $470 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quebec to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Québec and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Montreal, PQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Québec and arriving at Ottawa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Quebec and Ottawa is 379 km. The road distance is 444.1 km.

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The best way to get from Quebec to Ottawa without a car is to train which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $80 - $260.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Quebec to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Quebec to Ottawa bus services, operated by Orleans Express, depart from Québec station.

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Quebec to Ottawa train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Québec station.

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The best way to get from Quebec to Ottawa is to train which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $80 - $260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $120 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Quebec to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 236.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Quebec, QC, Canada and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Quebec to Ottawa via Montréal in around 5 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Quebec to Ottawa via Montréal and Montreal, PQ in around 6 h 27 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Quebec to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Quebec to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $3,800
Sky Jet
Flights from Quebec to Ottawa Gatineau
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Provincial
Website
provincialaerospace.com
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air Inuit
Website
airinuit.com
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$21 - $180
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Québec to Montréal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Québec to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h
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 - $270
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
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The quickest flight from Quebec Airport to Ottawa Gatineau Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Quebec to Ottawa train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Ottawa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quebec to Ottawa is 444 km. It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to drive from Quebec to Ottawa.

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Sky Jet offers flights from Quebec Airport to Ottawa Gatineau Airport.

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There are 230+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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