Find trains from Ottawa to Montreal

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YOW — YMQ
Apr 2 — Apr 91
One-way
1 adult
Sun 4/2

Best deals for train tickets from Ottawa to Montreal

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VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
2h 36m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
2h 36m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
2h 51m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
2h 36m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
2h 36m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
2h 47m
VIA Rail Canada

Ottawa to Montreal train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from Ottawa to Montreal

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$60

ONE-WAY FROM

$30

AVG TRAVEL TIME

1h 38m

TRAIN COMPANIES

VIA Rail Canada, AccesRail
The best round-trip train deal from Ottawa to Montreal found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $60
The best one-way train deal from Ottawa to Montreal found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $30
Average time it takes to travel by train from Ottawa to Montreal
There are 2 train companies servicing this route: VIA Rail Canada, AccesRail

Ottawa Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Ottawa
Ottawa FallowfieldOttawa, 45.299167, -75.736667
OttawaOttawa, 45.416389, -75.651667

Montreal Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Montreal
Montreal DorvalMontreal, 45.448763, -73.741329
Montreal Saint-LambertMontreal, 45.499167, -73.507222
Montreal CentralMontreal, 45.499443, -73.565834

Book round-trip train tickets from Ottawa to Montreal

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Ottawa to Montreal that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 21
10:20 amOttawa
2h 41m
1:01 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
Apr 28
7:14 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
2h 52m
10:06 amOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
May 31
6:15 amOttawa
2h 51m
9:06 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Sep 1
4:26 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
2h 48m
7:14 amOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 27
2:30 amOttawa
2h 47m
5:17 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
May 4
11:44 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
2h 51m
2:35 pmOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 13
2:30 amOttawa
2h 47m
5:17 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Apr 13
2:00 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
3h 02m
5:02 pmOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Jun 10
6:15 amOttawa
2h 51m
9:06 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Jun 10
2:00 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
3h 02m
5:02 pmOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 14
2:30 amOttawa
2h 47m
5:17 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Apr 16
11:44 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
2h 51m
2:35 pmOttawa

Book one-way train tickets from Ottawa to Montreal

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Ottawa to Montreal we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 3
12:10 pmOttawa
2h 36m
2:46 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 15
12:10 pmOttawa
2h 36m
2:46 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
May 4
6:15 amOttawa
2h 51m
9:06 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 29
12:10 pmOttawa
2h 36m
2:46 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
Jun 1
12:10 pmOttawa
2h 36m
2:46 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 4
2:30 amOttawa
2h 47m
5:17 amMontreal Saint-Lambert

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FAQs for booking trains from Ottawa to Montreal

For trains from Ottawa to Montreal, you will find several options for the stations you can use. Usually, the train ride from Ottawa to Montreal takes 1h 35min. For departures out of Ottawa, you could use the Ottawa Train Station. The station is well-staffed, and this is where you can book train tickets. It also includes a checkroom and checked baggage service, and there’s a café, free Wi-Fi, and an ATM. From Ottawa, passengers arrive at Montreal Gare Central or the Montreal-Dorval Train Station. The Montreal Gare Central station offers different amenities, including disabled access, bicycle facilities, and parking. This is the ideal station if you want to access downtown Montreal. Note that some of the stations may be served by one travel provider, so you might not have direct connections between all the stations. Plan your journey accordingly.

When you use VIA, understand that there are different baggage requirements. You’re allowed to carry two large, checked items on Ottawa to Montreal trains. The maximum weight for each of the items cannot exceed 23 kg (50 lbs), and the allowed linear dimensions cannot exceed 158 cm (62 in) per item. If you have a baby aged two or younger sitting on your lap, you’re entitled to a carry-on baggage allowance, while if you’re using an infant seat, you can access a checked baggage allowance. In this case, checked baggage includes backpacks, suitcases, sporting goods, and musical instruments. Items that weigh over 32 kg (70 lbs) or measure over 180 cm (71 in) are not allowed on the train, unless they’re outdoor equipment like canoes, skis, bicycles, etc. For some of these items, you need 48 hours’ notice. If you paid for extra baggage on trains to Montreal from Ottawa, you’re not subjected to surcharges for oversized or overweight items.


VIA Rail Canada trains from Ottawa to Montreal

Our best VIA Rail Canada deals on Ottawa to Montreal train tickets
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 21
XDS10:20 amOttawa
2h 41m
XLM1:01 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
Apr 28
XLM7:14 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
2h 52m
XDS10:06 amOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Jun 10
XDS6:15 amOttawa
2h 51m
XLM9:06 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Jun 10
XLM2:00 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
3h 02m
XDS5:02 pmOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Apr 14
XDS2:30 amOttawa
2h 47m
XLM5:17 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Apr 16
XLM11:44 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
2h 51m
XDS2:35 pmOttawa

AccesRail trains from Ottawa to Montreal

Our best AccesRail deals on Ottawa to Montreal train tickets
AccesRail
Apr 13
XDS2:30 amOttawa
1h 39m
YUL4:09 amMontreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Apr 13
YUL10:46 amMontreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
1h 28m
XDS12:14 pmOttawa
AccesRail
Nov 15
XDS11:10 amOttawa
1h 32m
YUL12:42 pmMontreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Nov 30
YUL12:04 pmMontreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
1h 31m
XDS1:35 pmOttawa
AccesRail
Apr 21
XDS10:20 amOttawa
1h 33m
YUL11:53 amMontreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Apr 28
YUL7:26 amMontreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
9h 16m
2 stops
XDS4:42 pmOttawa

Popular train routes to Montreal

Most frequently searched train routes to Montreal, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Montreal from Toronto
Fastest travel time4h 11m
Cheapest price$79
Trains to Montreal from New York
Fastest travel time10h 42m
Cheapest price$141
Trains to Montreal from Halifax
Fastest travel time23h 03m
Cheapest price$208

Other train routes from Ottawa

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Trains from Ottawa to Toronto
Fastest travel time3h 42m
Cheapest price$79

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