Cheap train tickets from Oshawa to Ottawa


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Oshawa to Ottawa?

Lowest Price£22.06
Fastest3h 16m
Daily Schedules16
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Overall score for Oshawa to Ottawa
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Users that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
6 December 2019Solo travel
Easy ride though done delays both ways. Liked the choice of beverage and food, but a little expensive.
Cheaper food and less delays.
22 August 2019Visiting family
Great services

How do you find cheap train tickets from Oshawa to Ottawa?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Oshawa to Ottawa 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 Oshawa to Ottawa was £40.26. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 6 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £23.15 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 ride from Oshawa to Ottawa?

The distance between Oshawa and Ottawa is approximately 188.08 miles, or 302.61 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 46 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 16 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Oshawa to Ottawa?

On Friday trains from Oshawa to Ottawa 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail has the greatest number of connections between Oshawa to Ottawa

Typically there are 16 schedules to compare for your trip to Ottawa. One train carrier operates regular service on the Oshawa to Ottawa route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Oshawa to Ottawa, usually offering 16 trips per day. 16 train trips per day are direct connections to Ottawa, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train company connects Oshawa to Ottawa

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Oshawa to Ottawa start from £22.06, and on average cost £49.14. Daily there are 16 VIA Rail schedules to Ottawa. VIA Rail in Oshawa leaves from VIA Station, And in Ottawa trains arrive at Ottawa Train Station and one other train station.

From Oshawa to Ottawa train travel on VIA Rail takes 3 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottawa faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 16 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £63.38 for a one-way train ticket to Ottawa.

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Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Oshawa on their way to Ottawa. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Oshawa are:
  • VIA Station
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Ottawa. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Ottawa:
  • Ottawa Train Station
  • Fallowfield Train Station