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Bus Montreal to Ottawa: Times, Prices and Tickets

Starting from
$ 23.21

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By Bus


From $ 71.47
By Bus


From $ 36.92
By Bus

2 Days

From $ 36.87

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How much does it cost to get from Montreal to Ottawa by bus?

The prices for bus tickets from Montreal to Ottawa vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Montreal to Ottawa will cost $ 23.21. The average bus ticket price is approximately $ 66.90. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Montreal to Ottawa by bus

Best price $ 36.45
Journey duration 2 h 21 min
Connections per day 19
First departure 20:00
Last departure 20:30
Distance 165 km
Departure Montreal
Arrival Ottawa
Carriers Greyhound, Maheux, AUTOBUS MAHEUX, Tour express, Orléans Express

Ticket price Montreal - Ottawa every day

$ 92
$ 71.47
$ 89.32
$ 36.92
In 2 days
$ 92
$ 36.87
In 3 days
$ 104.99
$ 36.70
In 4 days
$ 71
$ 36.56
In 5 days
$ 76
$ 36.45
In 6 days
$ 77
$ 36.92

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
$ 23.21
Maximum price
$ 128.56

Montreal - Ottawa


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

$ 74.90

Wednesday, July 13th 2022
Montreal-Dorval Train station - Ottawa Train Station
06:44 - 08:20
1h 36min
CO2: 0.47kg
By Bus

$ 36.92

Wednesday, July 13th 2022
LAVAL - Métro Cartier - Rideau Centre / Mackenzie King Bridge
12:50 - 15:40
2h 50min
CO2: 5.81kg

How long does it take to get from Montreal to Ottawa by bus?

The journey between Montreal and Ottawa by bus usually takes 2 h 28 min to cover a distance of 165 km. The shortest journey from Montreal to Ottawa will take you 2 h 5 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Ottawa quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the first and last departures from Montreal to Ottawa?

The first departure of the night from Montreal to Ottawa leaves at 23:15, while the last journey sets out at 20:30. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Montreal and Ottawa. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many daily journeys are there from Montreal to Ottawa?

The route from Montreal to Ottawa is served by providers including Greyhound, Maheux, AUTOBUS MAHEUX, Tour express and Orléans Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 34 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Montreal 16 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Montreal to Ottawa, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 16 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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