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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Ottawa to Kingston?

Lowest Price$32.88
Fastest Train1h 35m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Ottawa-Kingston Train Schedule

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Price trends for trains from Ottawa to Kingston

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 Ottawa to Kingston
4.5
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.5
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0
Mohammed Libab
4.0
November 5, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Comfortable, On time.
Cons
Reduce the train compartments during off peak hrs and during off seasons. Seat , I was not able to bring it back to it’s normal position.
Tips
Comfortable journey, on time. Only one stop in between Ottawa and Kingston that’s good.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

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, $32.88 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Ottawa to Kingston. By booking your trip 20 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $28.02 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Ottawa to Kingston?

The distance between Ottawa and Kingston is approximately 91 miles, or 146 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 45 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 35 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Ottawa to Kingston are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Sunday 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 Ottawa at 11:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. 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 Ottawa to Kingston?

Trains leave the station in Ottawa twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Kingston with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Kingston to Ottawa.

What train services are there from Ottawa to Kingston?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Ottawa to Kingston. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail21h 46m$50.59

Where is the train station in Ottawa?

There are two stations in Ottawa where you can board the train to Kingston:

  • Fallowfield Train Station
  • Ottawa Train Station

Where is the train station in Kingston?

Kingston has one train station:

  • VIA Station

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