Cheap Ottawa to Oshawa train tickets


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Lowest Price$29.09
Fastest3h 26m
Daily Schedules17
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Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
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July 2, 2019Visiting friends
Quiet there, cramped on the return trip
None to suggest

How to find cheap train tickets from Ottawa to Oshawa ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Ottawa to Oshawa 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 Ottawa to Oshawa was $34.91. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $106.18 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 journey from Ottawa to Oshawa ? How far is Ottawa to Oshawa ?

The distance between Ottawa to Oshawa is 188.08 miles or 302.61 km. A train trip from Ottawa to Oshawa typically takes 3 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oshawa faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by VIA Rail. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 26 minutes to get from Ottawa to Oshawa.

A train getaway to Oshawa clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Oshawa before you have to hop on the train back to Ottawa. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Oshawa. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Friday trains from Ottawa to Oshawa 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail has the most connections between Ottawa to Oshawa

Typically there are 17 schedules to compare for your trip to Oshawa. One train carrier operates regular service on the Ottawa to Oshawa route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Ottawa to Oshawa, usually offering 17 trips per day. 12 train trips per day are direct connections to Oshawa, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train carrier connects Ottawa to Oshawa

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Ottawa to Oshawa start from $29.09, and on average cost $68.38. Daily there are 17 VIA Rail schedules to Oshawa. VIA Rail in Ottawa leaves from Ottawa Train Station and one other station. And in Oshawa trains arrive at VIA Station,

From Ottawa to Oshawa train travel on VIA Rail takes 3 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oshawa faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 26 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 15 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $80.22 for a one-way train ticket to Oshawa.

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Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Oshawa that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Ottawa serving this route is Ottawa Train Station, Fallowfield Train Station.
  • Ottawa Train Station
  • Fallowfield Train Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Oshawa from Ottawa., The busiest departure station in Ottawa serving this route is VIA Station.
  • VIA Station