Cheap train tickets from Kingston, ON to Ottawa

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How much are train tickets from Kingston, ON to Ottawa?

Lowest Price$27.74
Fastest1h 34m
Daily Schedules14
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Kingston, ON to Ottawa?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Kingston 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 Kingston to Ottawa was $33.46. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $29.12 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 ride from Kingston, ON to Ottawa?

The distance between Kingston and Ottawa is approximately 90.93 miles, or 146.29 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 34 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Kingston to Ottawa?

On Tuesday trains from Kingston 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 Kingston, ON to Ottawa

Typically there are 14 schedules to compare for your trip to Ottawa. One train carrier operates regular service on the Kingston to Ottawa route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Kingston to Ottawa, usually offering 14 trips per day. 14 train trips per day are direct connections to Ottawa, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train company connects Kingston to Ottawa

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Kingston to Ottawa start from $27.74, and on average cost $43.59. Daily there are 14 VIA Rail schedules to Ottawa. VIA Rail in Kingston leaves from VIA Station, And in Ottawa trains arrive at Ottawa Train Station and one other train station.

From Kingston to Ottawa train travel on VIA Rail takes 2 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottawa faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 34 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 13 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $52.00 for a one-way train ticket to Ottawa.

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Avg. Time
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Avg. Price
$43.59

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Kingston on their way to Ottawa. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Kingston are:
  • 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. These are the busiest arriving stations in Ottawa:
  • Ottawa Train Station
  • Fallowfield Train Station