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Kitchener to Ottawa by bus

The journey from Kitchener to Ottawa by bus is 274.54 mi and takes 8 hr 50 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 8:35 AM and the last at 10:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Kitchener to Ottawa by bus for as little as $35.62 or as much as $71.85. The best price for this journey is $35.62.

Lowest Price$35.62
Journey Duration8 hr 50 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$35.62
Highest Price$71.85
First Departure8:35 AM
Last Departure10:55 PM
Distance274.54 mi
DepartureKitchener
ArrivalOttawa
CarriersFlixBus Inc., Book A RideMore

Kitchener to Ottawa Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2024

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How much do bus tickets from Kitchener to Ottawa cost?

When you're traveling from Kitchener to Ottawa, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $50.32. You might be able to find prices as low as $35.62, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a bus ticket from Kitchener to Ottawa will cost you $50.32. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Kitchener to Ottawa by bus?

The distance between Kitchener to Ottawa is approximately 274.54 mi. In general, it will take you about 8 hr 50 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The distance between Kitchener and Ottawa is around 274.54 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 8 hr 50 min. However, the fastest routes between Kitchener and Ottawa take 7 hr 15 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the first and last departures from Kitchener to Ottawa?

The first journey of the day departs from Kitchener at 8:35 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 10:55 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Kitchener and Ottawa. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Kitchener to Ottawa, which usually leaves at 8:35 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 10:55 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many journeys from Kitchener to Ottawa are there every day?

On average, there are 16 daily departures from Kitchener to Ottawa. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 5 departures from Kitchener which travel directly to Ottawa. There are 11 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Kitchener to Ottawa. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Kitchener to Ottawa
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Kitchener to Ottawa.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Kitchener to Ottawa, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Kitchener to Ottawa.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $27.84 to $58.80 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 53% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Kitchener to Ottawa

The cheapest Kitchener - Ottawa bus tickets can be found for as low as $39.06 if you’re lucky, or $54.78 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $66.22.

Find the best day to travel to Ottawa by bus

When travelling to Ottawa by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board Book A Ride, FlixBus and Rider Express from Kitchener to Ottawa
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Kitchener to Ottawa CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
30.93kg
Bus
33.14kg
Flight
88.37kg
Car
70.69kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Kitchener to Ottawa?
A bus ticket from Kitchener to Ottawa is $50.32. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $35.62.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Kitchener to Ottawa?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Kitchener to Ottawa is $35.62. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Kitchener and Ottawa by bus?
Kitchener to Ottawa is 274.54 mi.
How long does the bus between Kitchener and Ottawa take?
Kitchener to Ottawa is on average 8 hr 50 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 15 min.
Which companies operate from Kitchener to Ottawa?
The bus journey from Kitchener to Ottawa is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus Inc., Book A Ride, FlixBus and Rider Express.
How many bus connections per day go from Kitchener to Ottawa?
Kitchener to Ottawa has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Kitchener to Ottawa leave?
The earliest bus from Kitchener to Ottawa departs at 8:35 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Kitchener to Ottawa depart?
The latest bus from Kitchener to Ottawa departs at 10:55 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Kitchener to Ottawa in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $35.62 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Kitchener to Ottawa?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Kitchener to go to Ottawa.
What's the fastest journey time between Kitchener to Ottawa by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Kitchener and Ottawa is 7 hr 15 min.
Is there a direct bus from Kitchener to Ottawa?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Kitchener and Ottawa.
What are the CO2 emissions for Kitchener to Ottawa by bus?
The bus journey from Kitchener to Ottawa creates 33.14kg of CO2 emissions.

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