Cheap train tickets from Ottawa to Oshawa


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How much are train tickets from Ottawa to Oshawa?

Lowest Price£22.66
Fastest3h 26m
Daily Schedules18
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Overall score for Ottawa to Oshawa
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Based on 1 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)
2 July 2019Visiting friends
Quiet there, cramped on the return trip
None to suggest

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Ottawa to Oshawa 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 Oshawa was £31.71. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 16 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £49.94 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 Oshawa?

The distance between Ottawa and Oshawa 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 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 26 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 Oshawa?

On Tuesday trains from Ottawa to Oshawa 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.

What train companies travel from Ottawa to Oshawa?

Typically there are 18 schedules to compare for your trip to Oshawa. One train carrier operates regular service on the Ottawa to Oshawa route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Ottawa to Oshawa, usually offering 18 trips per day. 13 train trips per day are direct connections to Oshawa, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train company connects Ottawa to Oshawa

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Ottawa to Oshawa start from £22.66, and on average cost £45.65. Daily there are 18 VIA Rail schedules to Oshawa. VIA Rail in Ottawa leaves from Fallowfield Train Station and one other station. And in Oshawa trains arrive at VIA Station,

From Ottawa to Oshawa train travel on VIA Rail takes 3 hours and 59 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oshawa faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 26 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 15 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £55.62 for a one-way train ticket to Oshawa.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Ottawa with trains to Oshawa. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Fallowfield Train Station
  • Ottawa Train Station
There is one train station where trains from Ottawa arrive in Oshawa:
  • VIA Station