There are 5 ways to get from Winnipeg to Ottawa by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Winnipeg (YWG) to Ottawa (YOW) YWG - YOW

$166 - $506

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Sudbury, ON - 1663 Kingsway 5150
  2. Take the bus from Sudbury to Ottawa Ontc

$163 - $313

3 alternative options

Fly to Montreal, train  •  6 h 1 min

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

$174 - $741

Train  •  43 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Winnipeg to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$184 - $629

Drive  •  28 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Winnipeg to Ottawa 1654.5 miles

$210 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Winnipeg to Ottawa is to bus which costs $210 - $410 and takes 35 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Winnipeg to Ottawa is to fly which costs $210 - $700 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Winnipeg to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Northbound Vaughan at Portage North and arriving at Ottawa via Winnipeg, MB and Sudbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Winnipeg to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Winnipeg and arriving at Ottawa via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 9 min.

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The distance between Winnipeg and Ottawa is 1675 km. The road distance is 2647.2 km.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Ottawa without a car is to bus which takes 35 h 47 min and costs $210 - $410.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Winnipeg to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Winnipeg to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Winnipeg, MB station.

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Map of how to get from Winnipeg to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 1047 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Winnipeg, MB, Canada and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

Air Canada and WestJet fly from Winnipeg to Ottawa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Winnipeg to Ottawa via Westbound Wellington at Airport Terminal, Winnipeg, MB, Sudbury, ON - 1663 Kingsway, and Sudbury in around 35 h 47 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Winnipeg to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Winnipeg to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Winnipeg to Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Winnipeg to Montreal via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Winnipeg to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Winnipeg to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Winnipeg to Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Winnipeg to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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
Train from Winnipeg to Toronto
Ave. Duration
38 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$130 - $190
Economy
$250 - $350
Economy Plus
$350 - $480
Business
$370 - $550
Business Plus/Sleeper
$650 - $950
Train from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 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
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Sudbury, ON - 1663 Kingsway
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$90 - $130
Online Fare
$120 - $170
Standard Fare
$150 - $220
Refundable
$160 - $230
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Sudbury to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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