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YTO — YOW
Jun 18 — Jun 251
1 adult
Tue 6/18

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VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
3h 54m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
4h 36m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
4h 49m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
4h 21m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
4h 16m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
4h 29m
VIA Rail Canada

Toronto to Ottawa train information

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

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$79

ONE-WAY FROM

$40

AVG TRAVEL TIME

4h 22m

TRAIN COMPANIES

VIA Rail Canada
The best round-trip train deal from Toronto to Ottawa found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $79
The best one-way train deal from Toronto to Ottawa found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $40
Average time it takes to travel by train from Toronto to Ottawa
There is 1 train company servicing this route: VIA Rail Canada

Toronto Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Toronto
Toronto MaltonToronto, 43.704865, -79.63814
Toronto WestonToronto, 43.70008, -79.5129
Toronto KitchenerToronto, 43.455597, -80.49309
Toronto Oshawa StationToronto, 43.870958, -78.884719
Toronto Whitby goToronto, 43.865723, -78.938
Toronto BloorToronto, 43.6573165161707, -79.45046250793457

Ottawa Train Station Directory

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

Book round-trip train tickets from Toronto to Ottawa

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Toronto to Ottawa 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
Jul 15
1:17 pmToronto Union Station
4h 16m
5:33 pmOttawa Fallowfield
Jul 16
3:53 pmOttawa Fallowfield
4h 25m
8:18 pmToronto Union Station
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 15
7:07 amToronto Guildwood GO
4h 29m
11:36 amOttawa
Jul 15
5:49 pmOttawa
4h 24m
10:13 pmToronto Guildwood GO
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 12
7:07 amToronto Guildwood GO
4h 29m
11:36 amOttawa
Jul 12
4:51 pmOttawa
4h 08m
8:59 pmToronto Guildwood GO
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 9
7:07 amToronto Guildwood GO
4h 29m
11:36 amOttawa
Jul 16
12:23 pmOttawa
4h 34m
4:57 pmToronto Guildwood GO
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 13
7:07 amToronto Guildwood GO
4h 29m
11:36 amOttawa
Jul 13
5:49 pmOttawa
4h 24m
10:13 pmToronto Guildwood GO
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 15
6:47 amToronto Union Station
4h 29m
11:16 amOttawa Fallowfield
Jul 15
2:57 pmOttawa Fallowfield
4h 06m
7:03 pmToronto Union Station

Book one-way train tickets from Toronto to Ottawa

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Toronto to Ottawa 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
Aug 11
4:52 pmToronto Guildwood GO
3h 54m
8:46 pmOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 11
1:17 pmToronto Union Station
4h 36m
5:53 pmOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 3
6:47 amToronto Union Station
4h 49m
11:36 amOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Sep 17
5:52 pmToronto Guildwood GO
4h 21m
10:13 pmOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Jun 24
1:37 pmToronto Guildwood GO
4h 16m
5:53 pmOttawa
VIA Rail Canada
Aug 15
6:47 amToronto Union Station
4h 29m
11:16 amOttawa Fallowfield

Choose the best way to get from Toronto to Ottawa

Buses

3h 55m
$15 one-way$37 round-trip
Nonstop · from $37

Distance to downtown

O6D12.6 mi
51I2.8 mi
33lb CO2

76% less than flights

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Toronto to Ottawa Buses

Trains

3h 35m
$40 one-way$79 round-trip
Nonstop · from $79

Distance to downtown

ZIF8.3 mi
XDS2.2 mi
52lb CO2

62% less than flights

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Toronto to Ottawa Trains

Flights

1h 02m
$83 one-way$178 round-trip
Nonstop · from $1781 stop · from $247

Distance to downtown

YOW6.6 mi
138lb CO2

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Toronto to Ottawa Flights


FAQs for booking trains from Toronto to Ottawa

What train stations are used when traveling from Toronto to Ottawa?

Toronto to Ottawa trains depart from either Toronto Union Station or Toronto Guildwood Go station and have their final destinations as either Ottawa Train Station or Ottawa Fallowfield. Toronto Union Station is one mile away from downtown Toronto. Travelers can get to the station by taxi, which takes about seven minutes. Toronto Guildwood Go station is located in the Scarborough district of Toronto, 12 miles from downtown Toronto and accessible by train.

Do VIA Rail Canada trains from Toronto to Ottawa have Wi-Fi?

VIA Rail Canada offers free Wi-Fi on board most of its trains from Toronto to Ottawa as well as in lounges and some stations in the Quebec City-Windsor corridor. Since Ottawa to Toronto trains go through this corridor, they are part of the trains with complimentary Wi-Fi for passengers. This train company offers good signal strength across a majority of its coverage area. Even though the trains from Toronto to Ottawa have Wi-Fi, passengers are asked to avoid uploading large files, streaming videos, or downloading large files. Travelers using video conference services are advised to ensure they use earphones. Passengers are also asked to note that connecting to the train’s Wi-Fi permits VIA Rail Canada to access some of their connection information such as their Media Access Control (MAC) address.

What is there to see along the train ride from Toronto to Ottawa?

The train ride from Toronto to Ottawa offers travelers a chance to experience the beauty of Canada from the comfort of their seats. One of the beauties along this route is the Laveanne Lavender Fields. These are large lavender farms with a maze-like design located in Ontario. Travelers can also see Remic Rapids Park. This waterfront park is popular for its rock sculptures designed by local artist John Felice Ceprano. Towards the end of the journey, travelers can also gaze at the beauty of the Ottawa River, which stretches over 620 miles and was the major trade route of Eastern Canada. This river was named after the Algonquin word “to trade.”

Do I need a passport to travel from Toronto to Ottawa by train?

You do not need a passport for domestic travels in Canada. Therefore, travelers on trains to Ottawa from Toronto do not require a passport. Passengers may only need to show an ID when using a discount rate that applies only to a certain age group. This will help identify you and prove that you are of the required age. Despite this, travelers are advised to have a photo ID before boarding the trains.

What luggage is allowed on Toronto to Ottawa trains?

The VIA Rail Canada train company has specific guidelines on the weight and height of baggage travelers are allowed to carry depending on their class of service for trains to Ottawa from Toronto. For carry-on baggage, travelers with economy class are allowed one personal item with a maximum weight of 25 lbs and one large item weighing a maximum of 50 lbs or two small items weighing a maximum of 25 lbs each. One additional item weighing a maximum of 50 lbs is allowed at a fee. For business class, travelers are allowed one personal item weighing a maximum of 25 lbs and two large items weighing a maximum of 50 lbs each. For the sleeper plus or prestige class, passengers are allowed one personal item weighing a maximum of 25 lbs and two small items weighing 25 lbs each. Travelers aren’t allowed to carry weapons, household appliances, or furniture. A few non-standard items like golf bags, skis, and oversized music instruments count as part of the baggage allowance and can be taken onto the train as carry-on or checked baggage. Passengers can locate more information on luggage restrictions and Toronto to Ottawa train tickets on the train website.

How much does a train ticket from Toronto to Ottawa cost?

See available tickets from Toronto to Ottawa for this week that start at $40 one-way.

How long is the train ride from Toronto to Ottawa?

The fastest journey time from Toronto to Ottawa is 3h 35m. Depending on the train you select, the travel time may vary by up to 0h 47m. VIA Rail Canada is one of the fastest options available.

Which train companies operate between Toronto to Ottawa?

Ride to your destination comfortably on VIA Rail Canada. Consider VIA Rail Canada as it’s been found as the cheapest option to get from Toronto to Ottawa starting at $79.

How far is Toronto to Ottawa by train?

Toronto and Ottawa are 218.5 mi apart from one another, but the actual distance by train depends on the route taken. 3h 35m is a normal train duration for this route.

What is the carbon footprint of a train from Toronto to Ottawa?

Taking a train to Ottawa from Toronto has a carbon footprint of 52lb, on average. Choosing the train for this trip reduces your carbon footprint by about 62% vs. flying. Buses to Ottawa from Toronto have a carbon footprint of 33lb on average.

Is a train the cheapest way to get from Toronto to Ottawa?

A bus from Toronto to Ottawa is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a flight from Toronto to Ottawa starting at $178, or consider a train from Toronto to Ottawa starting at $79. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.


VIA Rail Canada trains from Toronto to Ottawa

Our best VIA Rail Canada deals on Toronto to Ottawa train tickets
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 15
YBZ1:17 pmToronto Union Station
4h 16m
ZIF5:33 pmOttawa Fallowfield
Jul 16
ZIF3:53 pmOttawa Fallowfield
4h 25m
YBZ8:18 pmToronto Union Station
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 31
YBZ6:47 amToronto Union Station
4h 29m
ZIF11:16 amOttawa Fallowfield
Jul 31
ZIF3:53 pmOttawa Fallowfield
4h 25m
YBZ8:18 pmToronto Union Station
VIA Rail Canada
Jun 25
XLQ7:07 amToronto Guildwood GO
4h 29m
XDS11:36 amOttawa
Jun 25
XDS5:48 pmOttawa
4h 25m
XLQ10:13 pmToronto Guildwood GO

Popular train routes to Ottawa

Most frequently searched train routes to Ottawa, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Ottawa from Montreal
Fastest travel time1h 33m
Cheapest price$81

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Trains from Toronto to Montreal
Fastest travel time4h 11m
Cheapest price$81

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