The distance between Ottawa to Toronto is 218.91 miles or 352.21 km. A train trip from Ottawa to Toronto typically takes 4 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Toronto faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by VIA Rail. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 39 minutes to get from Ottawa to Toronto.
Going from Ottawa to Toronto by train takes over 4 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Wednesday trains from Ottawa to Toronto are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 26 schedules to compare for your trip to Toronto. One train carrier operates regular service on the Ottawa to Toronto route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Ottawa to Toronto, usually offering 26 trips per day. 24 train trips per day are direct connections to Toronto, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Ottawa to Toronto, which start at $103.80.
VIA Rail train tickets from Ottawa to Toronto start from $38.12, and on average cost $88.13. Daily there are 26 VIA Rail schedules to Toronto. VIA Rail in Ottawa leaves from Ottawa Train Station and one other station. And in Toronto trains arrive at Union Station and one other train station.
From Ottawa to Toronto train travel on VIA Rail takes 4 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Toronto faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 39 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 24 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $113.75 for a one-way train ticket to Toronto.