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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Bracebridge to Ottawa. Traveling by bus from Bracebridge to Ottawa usually takes around 10 hours and 7 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance178 mi (286 km)
Shortest duration10h 7m
Cheapest price$99.03
Most frequent serviceOntario Northland
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Price trends for buses from Bracebridge to Ottawa

Monthly average prices

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What bus companies travel from Bracebridge to Ottawa?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Bracebridge to Ottawa. Ontario Northland is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Ontario Northland110h 7m$112.24
  • Ontario Northland

    Ontario Northland

    Ontario Northland has been running buses since 1937 and continues to provide essential intercity service across Canada's second-largest province. Onboard their vehicles, passengers will find Wi-Fi connectivity described by passengers as excellent. Ontario Northland's clean and comfortable vehicles also include power outlets, air conditioning, and restrooms. Ontario Northland trips from Bracebridge to Ottawa usually take about 10 hours and 7 minutes, with an average ticket price of .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Bracebridge to Ottawa during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Bracebridge to Ottawa?

The bus takes an average of 10 hours and 7 minutes to cover the 286 kilometers from Bracebridge to Ottawa. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

"Travel trends tend to vary greatly for bus trips from Bracebridge to Ottawa."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Bracebridge?

There is usually only one bus per day from Bracebridge to Ottawa. It leaves the station in Bracebridge at 12:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many bus departures serve Ottawa each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Bracebridge to Ottawa. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

City Information

Ottawa

If big cities such as Toronto or Montreal appear too crowded for your taste, consider Ottawa for a change. Boasting a small-town vibe with a vibrant art scene, the city will appeal to all kinds of travelers. Ottawa’s star attraction is the Rideau Canal, which meanders its way through the city center. In the summer months, the canal is full of boats and cyclists who wander about, and in the colder months of the year, it becomes the largest ice skating rink in the world. If you are a fan of architecture, don’t miss out on Parliament Hill, which features three amazing neo-Gothic structures. For those who seek to get away from the hustle and bustle of the big city, Gatineau Park, located just 15 minutes from Downtown, offers the reprieve you need.

Ottawa features a very diverse food scene that caters to everyone’s needs. If you just can’t get enough of French delicacies, head to Signatures Restaurant, which is housed in a Tudor Revival-style mansion. If you want to try out Canadian signatures, try Atelier instead.

The main intercity train station in town is Ottawa Station, which is served by VIA Rail. The city’s air services are handled by the Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport, which is located 5.5 miles south of the city’s downtown.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Bracebridge?

Main departure station: 300 Ecclestone Dr

Most buses depart from the main station in Bracebridge.

All bus stations in Bracebridge:

  • 300 Ecclestone Dr

Where does the bus arrive in Ottawa?

Ottawa Train Station, Ottawa, ON - CAXDSVIA-0

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Ottawa Train Station, Ottawa, ON - CAXDSVIA-1

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Main arrival station: Ottawa Train Station

The Ottawa Station is the central station for intermodal transportation services in Ottawa. Constructed in 1966, the current station is an eclectic mix of modernism and Beaux-Arts, offering a unique design that makes it stand out from the crowd. The current station provides intercity bus services and rail services all from one convenient hub. The rail services are provided by VIA Rail, with possible destinations including Toronto and Montreal. In addition, Ontario Northland offers bus service, and there is also a shuttle bus line from the station to Montréal–Trudeau International Airport. On-station amenities include a parking lot with 330 spaces, bicycle parking racks, and disabled access.

Bus stations in Ottawa:

  • Ottawa Train Station

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