Cheap Ottawa to Montreal  train tickets

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How much are Ottawa to Montreal train tickets?

Lowest Price$28.04
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Ottawa to Montreal ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Ottawa to Montreal is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Ottawa to Montreal was $34.37. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 20 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $15.47 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Ottawa to Montreal ? What is the distance between Ottawa to Montreal ?

The distance between Ottawa to Montreal is 103.42 miles or 166.40 km. A train trip from Ottawa to Montreal typically takes 2 hours, If you are looking to get to Montreal faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by VIA Rail Canada. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 1 hour and 50 minutes to get from Ottawa to Montreal.

Getting to Montreal from Ottawa by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Montreal from Ottawa is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Montreal and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Saturday trains from Ottawa to Montreal 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.

VIA Rail Canada has the most frequent connections between Ottawa to Montreal

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Montreal. One train carrier operates regular service on the Ottawa to Montreal route. VIA Rail Canada offers the most scheduled departures between Ottawa to Montreal, usually offering 8 trips per day. 6 train trips per day are direct connections to Montreal, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train carrier connects Ottawa to Montreal

VIA Rail Canada

VIA Rail Canada train tickets from Ottawa to Montreal start from $28.04, and on average cost $45.80. Daily there are 8 VIA Rail Canada schedules to Montreal. VIA Rail Canada in Ottawa leaves from VIA Station and one other station. And in Montreal trains arrive at 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O,

From Ottawa to Montreal train travel on VIA Rail Canada takes 2 hours and 3 minutes. If you are looking to get to Montreal faster, VIA Rail Canada offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail Canada offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $46.33 for a one-way train ticket to Montreal.

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Avg. Time
2h 3m
Avg. Price
$45.80

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Montreal that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Ottawa serving this route is VIA Station, VIA Station.
  • VIA Station
  • VIA Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Montreal from Ottawa., The busiest departure station in Ottawa serving this route is 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O.
  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O