Cheap train tickets from Ottawa to London, ON


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How much are train tickets from Ottawa to London, ON?

Lowest Price£52.40
Fastest6h 43m
Daily Schedules20
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Ottawa to London, ON?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Ottawa to London 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 London was £61.57. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 12 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £46.00 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 Ottawa to London, ON?

The distance between Ottawa and London is approximately 322.18 miles, or 518.36 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 8 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 43 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 Ottawa to London?

On Tuesday trains from Ottawa to London 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 has the greatest number of connections between Ottawa to London, ON

Typically there are 20 schedules to compare for your trip to London. One train carrier operates regular service on the Ottawa to London route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Ottawa to London, usually offering 20 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Ottawa to London, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train company connects Ottawa to London

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Ottawa to London start from £52.40, and on average cost £81.60. Daily there are 20 VIA Rail schedules to London. VIA Rail in Ottawa leaves from Ottawa Train Station and one other station. And in London trains arrive at VIA Station,

From Ottawa to London train travel on VIA Rail takes 8 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to London faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 43 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 13 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £100.50 for a one-way train ticket to London.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to London that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Ottawa are:
  • Ottawa Train Station
  • Fallowfield Train Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in London from Ottawa. These are the busiest arriving stations in London:
  • VIA Station