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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Ottawa to Clearwater?

Lowest Price£272.51
Fastest Train86h 0m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Ottawa to Clearwater 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 train 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, train 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Ottawa to Clearwater?

In the last month, £272.51 was the average price of a train ticket from Ottawa, ON to Clearwater, BC. Given how far apart Ottawa and Clearwater are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Ottawa to Clearwater?

The distance between Ottawa and Clearwater is approximately 2042 miles, or 3285 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 86 hours,

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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Ottawa to Clearwater are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Ottawa at 14:00 and arrives in Clearwater around 86 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Ottawa to Clearwater?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Clearwater to Ottawa.

Which train should you take from Ottawa to Clearwater?

VIA Rail Canada is the one and only train line which connects Ottawa, Ontario to Clearwater, British Columbia. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail Canada13d 14h 15m£272.51

Where is the train station in Ottawa?

There is one train station in Ottawa:

  • VIA Station

Where is the train station in Clearwater?

Clearwater has one train station:

  • VIA Station

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