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Ottawa to Montreal by bus

The journey from Ottawa to Montreal by bus is 102.61 mi and takes 2 hr 37 min. There are 35 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:30 AM and the last at 6:45 PM. It is possible to travel from Ottawa to Montreal by bus for as little as $22.21 or as much as $47.92. The best price for this journey is $22.21.

Lowest Price$22.21
Journey Duration2 hr 37 min
Connection per Day35
Lowest Price$22.21
Highest Price$47.92
First Departure7:30 AM
Last Departure6:45 PM
Distance102.61 mi
DepartureOttawa
ArrivalMontreal
CarriersAUTOBUS MAHEUX, Orleans Express

Ottawa to Montreal Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, Feb 26, 2024

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Ottawa to Montreal. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much does it cost to get from Ottawa to Montreal by bus?

On average, a bus ticket from Ottawa to Montreal will cost you $39.55. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $22.21. 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.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $39.55 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Ottawa to Montreal.

How long will it take me to travel from Ottawa to Montreal by bus?

The average journey time is 2 hr 37 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 102.61 mi from Ottawa to Montreal. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Ottawa to Montreal to take longer than 2 hr 37 min. The journey between Ottawa and Montreal runs for about 102.61 mi and usually takes approximately 2 hr 37 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 hr 55 min. If you are trying to get from Ottawa to Montreal as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

At what time of the day can I travel from Ottawa to Montreal?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Ottawa at 7:30 AM, and the last departure will leave at 6:45 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Ottawa to Montreal can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Ottawa to Montreal, which usually leaves at 7:30 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 6:45 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many daily journeys are there from Ottawa to Montreal?

The route from Ottawa to Montreal is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Ottawa 35 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Ottawa to Montreal, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 35 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Ottawa to Montreal. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Ottawa to Montreal, 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 Ottawa to Montreal.

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 $26.80 to $34.58 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 22% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Ottawa to Montreal

The cheapest Ottawa - Montreal bus tickets can be found for as low as $22.97 if you’re lucky, or $27.44 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $33.15.

Find the best day to travel to Montreal by bus

When travelling to Montreal 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!

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Ottawa to Montreal CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
11.56kg
Bus
12.38kg
Flight
33.03kg
Car
26.42kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Ottawa to Montreal?
A bus ticket from Ottawa to Montreal is $39.55. 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 $22.21.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Ottawa to Montreal?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Ottawa to Montreal is $22.21. 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 Ottawa and Montreal by bus?
Ottawa to Montreal is 102.61 mi.
How long does the bus between Ottawa and Montreal take?
Ottawa to Montreal is on average 2 hr 37 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 55 min.
Which companies operate from Ottawa to Montreal?
The bus journey from Ottawa to Montreal is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: AUTOBUS MAHEUX and Orleans Express.
How many bus connections per day go from Ottawa to Montreal?
Ottawa to Montreal has 35 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Ottawa to Montreal leave?
The earliest bus from Ottawa to Montreal departs at 7:30 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 Ottawa to Montreal depart?
The latest bus from Ottawa to Montreal departs at 6:45 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 Ottawa to Montreal 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 $22.21 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.
From which stations can I leave from Ottawa to Montreal?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Ottawa to go to Montreal. You can go from Ottawa Train Station and you can arrive at Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, Montreal (Central Station), Montreal Rue St-Hubert, Montréal/Saint-Hubert Airport and Aéroport YUL.
How many direct connections depart from Ottawa to Montreal?
There are on average 35 direct connection(s) from Ottawa to go to Montreal.
What's the fastest journey time between Ottawa to Montreal by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Ottawa and Montreal is 1 hr 55 min.
Is there a direct bus from Ottawa to Montreal?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Ottawa and Montreal.
What are the CO2 emissions for Ottawa to Montreal by bus?
The bus journey from Ottawa to Montreal creates 12.38kg of CO2 emissions.

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