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Ottawa - Petawawa Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 4 intercity buses per day from Ottawa to Petawawa. Traveling by bus from Ottawa to Petawawa usually takes around 2 hours and 29 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 7 minutes.

Distance83 mi (134 km)
Shortest duration2h 7m
Cheapest price$28.00
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceOntario Northland
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Ottawa to Petawawa

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

James

October 9, 2023- Visiting family

Ontario Northland

Pros: Thanks so much the female bus driver was awesome she help alot thanks again for your Ride. Cons: You need I few signs for pick up and drop off so people know there in the right place. Tips: Stay safe.

How much is a bus ticket from Ottawa to Petawawa?

Bus tickets for a trip from Ottawa to Petawawa cost $31.16 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15AprApr

If you're planning to travel by bus from Ottawa to Petawawa in the next month, the average ticket price is expected to range from $43 to $45. The cheapest bus tickets available in the next few weeks are for trips departing on April 21, 2024.

If you’re looking to travel to Petawawa this week, bus tickets are available starting at $43.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Ottawa to Petawawa are usually around $31 and prices do not fluctuate very much throughout the year.

What bus companies travel from Ottawa to Petawawa?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Ottawa to Petawawa. Ontario Northland connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Ontario Northland42h 30m$32.35
  • Ontario Northland has been running buses since 1937 and continues to provide essential intercity service across Canada's second-largest province. Onboard their vehicles, passengers will find Wi-Fi connectivity described by passengers as excellent. Ontario Northland's clean and comfortable vehicles also include power outlets, air conditioning, and restrooms. Ontario Northland trips from Ottawa to Petawawa usually take about 2 hours and 30 minutes, with an average ticket price of .

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 29 minutes to cover the 83 miles from Ottawa to Petawawa. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 7 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Because many passengers travel from Ottawa to Petawawa at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00am. To see the times for all buses from Ottawa to Petawawa, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Ottawa to Petawawa every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Ottawa to Petawawa without transferring.

City Information

Ottawa

If big cities such as Toronto or Montreal appear too crowded for your taste, consider Ottawa for a change. Boasting a small-town vibe with a vibrant art scene, the city will appeal to all kinds of travelers. Ottawa’s star attraction is the Rideau Canal, which meanders its way through the city center. In the summer months, the canal is full of boats and cyclists who wander about, and in the colder months of the year, it becomes the largest ice skating rink in the world. If you are a fan of architecture, don’t miss out on Parliament Hill, which features three amazing neo-Gothic structures. For those who seek to get away from the hustle and bustle of the big city, Gatineau Park, located just 15 minutes from Downtown, offers the reprieve you need.

Ottawa features a very diverse food scene that caters to everyone’s needs. If you just can’t get enough of French delicacies, head to Signatures Restaurant, which is housed in a Tudor Revival-style mansion. If you want to try out Canadian signatures, try Atelier instead.

The main intercity train station in town is Ottawa Station, which is served by VIA Rail. The city’s air services are handled by the Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport, which is located 5.5 miles south of the city’s downtown.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Ottawa?

Main departure station: Kanata - OC Transpo Terry Fox

Buses to Petawawa leave from 4 stations in Ottawa.

All bus stations in Ottawa:

  • Kanata - OC Transpo Terry Fox

  • Ottawa Train Station

  • Ottawa - CHEO

  • Ottawa - Hospital - General Campus

Where does the bus arrive in Petawawa?

Main arrival station: 3520 Petawawa Boulevard

All buses from Ottawa arrive at one main station in Petawawa.

All bus stations in Petawawa:

  • 3520 Petawawa Boulevard

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