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Journey Information

Bracebridge to Ottawa bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$87.75
Fastest time7h 5m
Trips per day4
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Bracebridge to Ottawa right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Bracebridge to Ottawa?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $90.58 was the low point for bus fares from Bracebridge to Ottawa. Buses from Ottawa to Bracebridge are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $90.58 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 8 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 178 miles (286 kilometers) from Bracebridge, ON to Ottawa, ON. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours and 5 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Bracebridge to Ottawa for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Bracebridge?

The first bus leaves at 12:00pm and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Bracebridge to Ottawa, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Bracebridge to Ottawa every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

What bus companies travel from Bracebridge to Ottawa?

There is one bus company that operates from Bracebridge to Ottawa. Ontario Northland is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Ontario Northland48h 50m$90.52

Where does the bus leave from in Bracebridge?

Most buses depart from the main station in Bracebridge, Ontario:

  • 300 Ecclestone Dr

Where does the bus arrive in Ottawa?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Ottawa, Ontario:

  • 265 Catherine St
  • Kanata Town Centre

Price trends for buses from Bracebridge to Ottawa

Average prices by travel date

$120$80$40NovDec

Monthly average prices

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