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How much are train tickets from Windsor to Ottawa?

Lowest Price€79.92
Fastest Train9h 15m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Windsor-Ottawa Train Timetable

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Price trends for trains from Windsor to Ottawa

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Windsor to Ottawa
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Users that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Windsor 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, €79.92 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Windsor to Ottawa.

How long is the train journey from Windsor to Ottawa?

The distance between Windsor and Ottawa is approximately 682 kilometers, or 424 miles. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 28 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 15 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 Windsor to Ottawa are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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?

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

How many trains per day run from Windsor to Ottawa?

Trains leave the station in Windsor twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. 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 change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train on your return trip from Ottawa to Windsor, with tickets starting at €68.56.

What train services are there from Windsor to Ottawa?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Windsor to Ottawa. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail29h 28m€79.92

Where is the train station in Windsor?

There is one train station in Windsor:

  • VIA Station

Where is the train station in Ottawa?

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

  • Ottawa Train Station
  • Fallowfield Train Station

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