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Today10 Dec
from £16
Tomorrow11 Dec
from £16
Tue12 Dec
from £16
Wed13 Dec
from £16
Thu14 Dec
from £16
Fri15 Dec
from £16
Sat16 Dec
from £16
Sun17 Dec
from £16

Cheap buses leaving today

One passenger / one way

Ottawa - Rideau Centre / Mackenzie King Bridge
Montreal - Gare d'autocars
Ottawa - St-Laurent Station - 1300 St. Laurent Blvd
2nd Cheapest
Montreal - Gare d'autocars
2nd Cheapest
Ottawa - VIA Rail Station
Montreal - YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport
Ottawa - VIA Rail Station
Montreal - YUL Montréal-Trudeau International Airport
Ottawa - Rideau Centre / Mackenzie King Bridge
Montreal - LAVAL - Métro Cartier
Bus Ottawa to Montreal: Trip Overview

Bus Ottawa to Montreal: Trip Overview

Average ticket price£40
Average bus trip duration2h 30m
Number of daily buses27
Earliest bus departure07:30
Distance102 miles
Latest bus departure18:45

See what travellers are saying about the trip from Ottawa to Montreal

4.3 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travellers who booked a bus ticket from Ottawa to Montreal

Ratings and Reviews (6742)

It was great trip, smooth driving and driver is nice

Hong Thanh V.

8 December 2023
The bus came on time. Onboarding and off boarding was seamless.

Raluca B.

7 December 2023
Clean, spacious, power outlets.

Jayson R.

6 December 2023
I enjoyed the punctuality of the bus.

Margaret Laura O.

6 December 2023
Very good

Kifah S.

4 December 2023
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Ottawa to Montreal buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses27
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures07:30 - 18:45
Minimum Price£16
Average Ticket Price£40
Minimum Trip Duration1h55m
Average Bus Trip Duration2h30m
Distance102 miles
Bus companies on this routeOrléans Express, Maheux
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Ottawa - Montreal

The average bus ticket price from Ottawa to Montreal is £40. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Ottawa to Montreal is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

The average travel time between Ottawa and Montreal is around 2h 30m, although the fastest bus will take about 1h 55m. This is the time it takes to travel the 103 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Ottawa to Montreal can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 27 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Ottawa to Montreal by comparing and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the bus from Ottawa to Montreal, you can travel comfortably and safely with Orléans Express, Maheux.

Buses travelling between Ottawa and Montreal leave from VIA Rail Station or Université d'Ottawa - Desmarais Building and arrive at Gare d'autocars, Montréal-Trudeau International Airport, Gare Centrale.

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Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Ottawa to Montreal was searched and found on 10 Dec 2023 with a price of £16

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Ottawa to Montreal as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from £16 to £35 for a bus ticket from Ottawa to Montreal based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at £16, which is on 2023-12-11.

Usually Orléans Express will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while traveling from Ottawa to Montreal.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

From miles long of beauteous natural landscapes to impressive man-crafted sights, you’re bound to be in for a visual treat on your bus trip from Ottawa to Montreal.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Ottawa to Montreal.

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Did you know?

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

Did you know some bus companies in Germany offer to their passenger low-costs snacks and regional beer based on their destination? Prosit!

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

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