Montreal To Ottawa Train

Are you planning to travel to Ottawa from Montreal? With four departures each weekday, the Montreal-Ottawa train is one of the most convenient ways to explore the highlights of Canada.

Montreal to Ottawa By Train

Departure/Arrival Stations
Departure/Arrival Stations
Distance by train


by train

178 km
Estimated Travel Time


Travel Time

2 hours
Approximate Ticket Cost:


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Montreal to Ottawa Train Information

The train ride from Montreal to Ottawa takes about 2 hours, covering a distance of about 110 miles (178 km).

The Montreal to Ottawa route is typically served by four trains per day, and tickets price start at $68 if purchased in advance.

A high-speed train can cover the distance between Montreal and Ottawa in just 2 hours, so if you plan to travel from Montreal to Ottawa, taking the train is an excellent choice. A train ride is not only one of the fastest forms of transportation, but it is also one of the most comfortable.
​All trains on this route are modern, efficient, safe, and well-equipped. ​It takes about 2 hours to reach the arrival station by VIA Rail express trains. The Montreal to Ottawa train schedule includes 4 departures, and using Rail Ninja to book your train tickets, you can easily review the schedule and book your tickets.

Montreal to Ottawa Train Schedule

Looking for a schedule of the trains from Montreal to Ottawa? Learn about the fastest trip times, the earliest and latest departures,

​and the number of departures per day in the table below.

*Check the current Montreal to Ottawa timetable on the website Rail.Ninja

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VIA Rail Express Train Montreal to Ottawa

By providing safe, comfortable, and environmentally friendly transportation, VIA Rail links Canadian cities and people from coast to coast. VIA Rail trains offer a number of services for travelers, including:
- free WiFi and access to a dedicated entertainment network
- snacks and meals made in Canada
- a variety of children's activities
Before allowing passengers into a train, employees ask a few simple questions about their health. ​Before boarding, they check for visible signs of illness and ask simple health questions.

Montreal to Ottawa Train Classes

VIA generally offers two classes of service on its trains from Montreal to Ottawa: Economy and Business. According to the class you select, each has different features. If you choose economy, you'll receive a comfort for a reasonable price. There is no doubt that choosing Business class is the most convenient way to travel, regardless of whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, since you will be provided a delicious meal, a power outlet where you can charge your laptop, as well as other benefits.

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FAQ About Train From Montreal to Ottawa

Would you like to find out more about your trip from Montreal to Ottawa? For your convenience, we've gathered our most frequently asked questions to help you plan your trip.

Montreal to Ottawa Train Map

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