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Montreal to Ottawa by bus

The journey from Montreal to Ottawa by bus is 165.13 km and takes 2 hrs 40 mins. There are 32 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:00 a.m. and the last at 8:30 p.m.. It is possible to travel from Montreal to Ottawa by bus for as little as $27.81 or as much as $61.76. The best price for this journey is $27.81.

Lowest Price$27.81
Journey Duration2 hrs 40 mins
Connection per Day32
Lowest Price$27.81
Highest Price$61.76
First Departure7:00 a.m.
Last Departure8:30 p.m.
Distance165.13 km
DepartureMontreal
ArrivalOttawa
CarriersOrleans Express, AUTOBUS MAHEUX

Montreal to Ottawa Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, May 24, 2024

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Montreal to Ottawa. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Montreal to Ottawa?

The cheapest bus tickets from Montreal to Ottawa cost $27.81. On average, you can expect to spend around $53.79 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Montreal to Ottawa.
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When you're traveling from Montreal to Ottawa, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $53.79. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How much time will it take to go from Montreal to Ottawa by bus?

The average journey time is 2 hrs 40 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 165.13 km from Montreal to Ottawa. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Montreal to Ottawa to take longer than 2 hrs 40 mins. The journey from Montreal to Ottawa covers a distance of 165.13 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 hrs 40 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 hr 55 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Montreal to Ottawa faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Montreal to Ottawa?

The first journey of the day departs from Montreal at 7:00 a.m.. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 8:30 p.m.. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Montreal and Ottawa. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Montreal to Ottawa leaving at 7:00 a.m.. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 8:30 p.m..If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many daily journeys are there from Montreal to Ottawa?

On average, there are 32 daily departures from Montreal to Ottawa. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 32 departures from Montreal which travel directly to Ottawa. There are 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Montreal to Ottawa. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Montreal to Ottawa
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Montreal to Ottawa.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Montreal to Ottawa, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Montreal to Ottawa.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $31.12 to $41.24 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 25% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Montreal to Ottawa

The cheapest Montreal - Ottawa bus tickets can be found for as low as $31.21 if you’re lucky, or $38.97 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $52.05.

Find the best day to travel to Ottawa by bus

When travelling to Ottawa by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Montreal to Ottawa CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
11.56kg
Bus
12.38kg
Flight
33.03kg
Car
26.42kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Montreal to Ottawa?
A bus ticket from Montreal to Ottawa is $53.79. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $27.81.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Montreal to Ottawa?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Montreal to Ottawa is $27.81. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Montreal and Ottawa by bus?
Montreal to Ottawa is 165.13 km.
How long does the bus between Montreal and Ottawa take?
Montreal to Ottawa is on average 2 hrs 40 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 55 mins.
Which companies operate from Montreal to Ottawa?
The bus journey from Montreal to Ottawa is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Orleans Express and AUTOBUS MAHEUX.
How many bus connections per day go from Montreal to Ottawa?
Montreal to Ottawa has 32 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Montreal to Ottawa leave?
The earliest bus from Montreal to Ottawa departs at 7:00 a.m.. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Montreal to Ottawa depart?
The latest bus from Montreal to Ottawa departs at 8:30 p.m.. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Montreal to Ottawa in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $27.81 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Montreal to Ottawa?
There are on average 32 direct connection(s) from Montreal to go to Ottawa.
What's the fastest journey time between Montreal to Ottawa by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Montreal and Ottawa is 1 hr 55 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Montreal to Ottawa?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Montreal and Ottawa.
What are the CO2 emissions for Montreal to Ottawa by bus?
The bus journey from Montreal to Ottawa creates 12.38kg of CO2 emissions.

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