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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Oshawa to Ottawa?

Lowest Price€31.34
Fastest Train3h 38m
Trains Per Day7
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Oshawa to Ottawa 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 Oshawa to Ottawa?

In the last month, €31.49 was the average price of a train ticket from Oshawa, ON to Ottawa, ON. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 23 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €34.16 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Oshawa to Ottawa?

The distance between Oshawa and Ottawa is approximately 188 miles, or 303 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 56 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 38 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Oshawa to Ottawa are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Oshawa at 09:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 19:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Oshawa to Ottawa?

There are 7 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Oshawa to Ottawa.

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

Which train should you take from Oshawa to Ottawa?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Oshawa, Ontario to Ottawa, Ontario. However, there are 7 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail73h 56m€54.07

Where is the train station in Oshawa?

There is one train station in Oshawa:

  • VIA Station

Where is the train station in Ottawa?

Ottawa receives travelers from Oshawa at its two active train stations:

  • Ottawa Train Station
  • Fallowfield Train Station

Price trends for trains from Oshawa to Ottawa

Monthly average prices

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Oshawa, ON to Ottawa, ON
4.7
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
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)
Comfort
4.7
Staff
4.7
Value
3.3
Condition
5.0
Flora
5.0
6 December 2019Solo travel
Pros
Easy ride though done delays both ways. Liked the choice of beverage and food, but a little expensive.
Cons
Cheaper food and less delays.
Rhonda
5.0
22 August 2019Visiting family
Pros
Great services
Cons
Nothing

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