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Brantford-Ottawa Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Brantford to Ottawa?

Lowest Price$112.82
Fastest Train7h 43m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

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

In the last month, $112.82 was the average price of a train ticket from Brantford, ON to Ottawa, ON. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Brantford to Ottawa?

The distance between Brantford and Ottawa is approximately 275 miles, or 443 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Brantford to Ottawa are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Saturday 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 Brantford at 12:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 12:00pm. 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 Brantford to Ottawa?

Trains leave the station in Brantford twice a day, so there 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 for your return trip from Ottawa to Brantford.

Which train should you take from Brantford to Ottawa?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Brantford, Ontario to Ottawa, Ontario. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail28h 0m$133.94

Where is the train station in Brantford?

There is one train station in Brantford:

  • VIA Station

Where is the train station in Ottawa?

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

  • Ottawa Train Station
  • Fallowfield Train Station

Price trends for trains from Brantford to Ottawa

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Brantford, ON to Ottawa, ON
5.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
1.0
Staff
5.0
Condition
5.0
Judith
5.0
May 28, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Most pleasant train trip from Brantford to Ottawa. Staff were very helpful with my transfer directions to connection. Most relaxing way to travel
Cons
Just fine!

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