There are 8 ways to get from Vaughan to Ottawa 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  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$50 - $156

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Scarborough, ON to Ottawa, ON 5352 / ...

$33 - $75

6 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Vaughan to Ottawa 283.3 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Toronto Island, fly to Ottawa  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Rutherford GO to Union Station
  2. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW

$96 - $332

Train to Toronto, fly to Ottawa  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Rutherford GO to Union Station
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW

$102 - $319

Fly Toronto to Kingston, train  •  5 h 25 min

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

$175 - $726

Fly Toronto Island to Montreal, train  •  5 h 11 min

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

$124 - $427

Fly Toronto to Montreal, train  •  5 h 17 min

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

$115 - $394

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Vaughan to Ottawa hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $150 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Vaughan to Ottawa 3 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 38 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
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 Kingston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
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 - $80
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 Scarborough, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vaughan to Ottawa?

The distance between Vaughan and Ottawa is 348 km. The road distance is 453 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vaughan to Ottawa?

The cheapest way to get from Vaughan to Ottawa is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Vaughan to Ottawa?

The quickest way to get from Vaughan to Ottawa is to train and fly which takes 3 h 9 min and costs $120 - $430.

Is there a direct train between Vaughan and Ottawa?

No, there is no direct train from Vaughan to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Rutherford GO and arriving at Ottawa via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Vaughan and Ottawa?

No, there is no direct bus from Vaughan to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Keele St / Rutherford Rd and arriving at Ottawa, ON via York University and Scarborough, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

How long does it take to get from Vaughan to Ottawa?

It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Vaughan to Ottawa, including transfers.