Cheap Guelph to Ottawa train tickets


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Lowest Price$59.63
Fastest6h 31m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Guelph to Ottawa ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Guelph to Ottawa 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 Guelph to Ottawa was $66.52. 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 journey from Guelph to Ottawa ? How far is Guelph to Ottawa ?

The distance between Guelph to Ottawa is 259.21 miles or 417.05 km. A train trip from Guelph to Ottawa typically takes 8 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottawa faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by VIA Rail. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 6 hours and 31 minutes to get from Guelph to Ottawa.

Going from Guelph to Ottawa by train takes over 8 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Wednesday trains from Guelph to Ottawa 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail has the most connections between Guelph to Ottawa

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Ottawa. One train carrier operates regular service on the Guelph to Ottawa route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Guelph to Ottawa, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Guelph to Ottawa, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Guelph to Ottawa

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Guelph to Ottawa start from $59.63, and on average cost $90.56. Daily there are 6 VIA Rail schedules to Ottawa. VIA Rail in Guelph leaves from VIA Station, And in Ottawa trains arrive at Fallowfield Train Station and one other train station.

From Guelph to Ottawa train travel on VIA Rail takes 8 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottawa faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 31 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $106.47 for a one-way train ticket to Ottawa.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Guelph on their way to Ottawa. The busiest departure station in Guelph serving this route is VIA Station.
  • VIA Station
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Ottawa. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Guelph serving this route is Fallowfield Train Station, Ottawa Train Station.
  • Fallowfield Train Station
  • Ottawa Train Station