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Journey Information

Petawawa to Ottawa bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$30.30
Fastest time2h 5m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Petawawa 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 Petawawa to Ottawa?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $34.16 was the low point for bus fares from Petawawa to Ottawa. Buses from Ottawa to Petawawa are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $34.16 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 2 hours and 31 minutes to cover the 83 miles (134 kilometers) from Petawawa, ON to Ottawa, ON. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 5 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Ottawa, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Petawawa?

The first bus leaves at 8:00pm and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Petawawa to Ottawa, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Petawawa to Ottawa every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Ontario to Ontario without transferring.

What bus companies travel from Petawawa to Ottawa?

There is one bus company that operates from Petawawa 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 Northland52h 32m$34.13

Where does the bus leave from in Petawawa?

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

  • 3520 Petawawa Boulevard

Where does the bus arrive in Ottawa?

Buses arrive in Ottawa at 5 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Ottawa, Ontario:

  • Ottawa - CHEO
  • Ottawa - Hospital - General Campus
  • Ottawa Train Station
  • 265 Catherine St
  • Kanata Town Centre

Price trends for buses from Petawawa to Ottawa

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20JanFeb

Monthly average prices

$33$27$20$13$7FMAMJJASONDJ

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