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

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Bus, train  •  8 h

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

$85 - $153

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Welland, ON to Toronto, ON 5 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON 5354 / ...

$38 - $85

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Bus, train via St. Catharines, ON - Brock University  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Catharines, ON - Brock University to Toronto, ON 6 stops / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$88 - $158

Train  •  9 h

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

$90 - $227

Bus via St. Catharines, ON - Brock University  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Catharines, ON - Brock University to Toronto, ON 6 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON 5354 / ...

$41 - $90

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Welland to Ottawa 361.6 miles

$45 - $70

Bus, bus to Toronto, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Welland Bus Terminal to Brock University
  2. Take the bus from St. Catharines, ON - Brock University to Mississauga
  3. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW

$112 - $338

Bus to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from St. Catharines, ON - Brock University to Toronto, ON
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW

$109 - $354

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The cheapest way to get from Welland to Ottawa is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Welland to Ottawa is to bus and fly which costs $140 - $450 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Welland to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Welland, ON and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between Welland and Ottawa is 391 km. The road distance is 578.6 km.

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The best way to get from Welland to Ottawa without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h and costs $110 - $200.

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Welland to Ottawa, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Welland to Ottawa is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs $50 - $120. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $300 and takes 9 h.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Welland to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 244.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

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

You can take a bus from Welland to Ottawa via Toronto, ON in around 8 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Welland to Ottawa via Niagara Falls, ON, Niagara Falls, and Toronto in around 9 h.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
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 Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$90 - $130
Business
$110 - $160
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Business
$60 - $85
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Niagara Falls GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
5 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 Welland, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
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megabus.ca
Bus from St. Catharines, ON - Brock University to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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megabus.ca
Bus from St. Catharines, ON - Brock University to Mississauga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Niagara Region Transit
Phone
+1 905-980-6000
Website
niagararegion.ca
Bus from Welland Bus Terminal to Brock University
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
niagararegion.ca
Welland Transit
Phone
+1 905-735-1700
Website
welland.ca
Bus from Welland Bus Terminal to Brock University
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
welland.ca

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Yes, the driving distance between Welland to Ottawa is 579 km. It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to drive from Welland to Ottawa.

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

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