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Bus Ottawa to Toronto: Times, Prices and Tickets

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$ 46.85

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Ottawa to Toronto. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

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

On average, a bus ticket from Ottawa to Toronto will cost you $ 119.90. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $ 46.85. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Ottawa to Toronto by bus

Best price $ 47.47
Journey duration 9 h 8 min
Connections per day 11
First departure 08:30
Last departure 17:30
Distance 351 km
Departure Ottawa
Arrival Toronto
Carriers Greyhound, Ontario Northland, Rider Express, Breakride, Book a ride

Ticket price Ottawa - Toronto every day

$ 146
$ 47.64
$ 140
$ 47.62
In 2 days
$ 256.79
$ 47.62
In 3 days
$ 131.07
$ 47.68
In 4 days
$ 110
$ 73.54
In 5 days
$ 110
$ 72.93
In 6 days
$ 110
$ 53.26

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
$ 46.85
Maximum price
$ 215.14

Ottawa - Toronto


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

$ 112

Tuesday, July 12th 2022
Ottawa Train Station - Toronto Union Train Station
14:32 - 19:03
4h 31min
CO2: 1.01kg
By Bus

$ 73.43

Tuesday, July 12th 2022
Rider Express-logo
St-Laurent Station - Union Station Bus Terminal
08:30 - 13:45
Rider Express
5h 15min
CO2: 12.34kg

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

The journey between Ottawa and Toronto runs for about 351 km and usually takes approximately 8 h 26 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 4 h 15 min. If you are trying to get from Ottawa to Toronto as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do the first and last departures from Ottawa to Toronto leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Ottawa to Toronto, which usually leaves at 10:15. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 17:30. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many journeys from Ottawa to Toronto are there every day?

The route from Ottawa to Toronto is served by providers including Greyhound, Ontario Northland, Rider Express, Breakride and Book a ride. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 19 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Ottawa 10 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Ottawa to Toronto, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 10 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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