The cheapest trainsfrom Ottawa to Oshawa

Showing times and prices for 2023-06-08





The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Ottawa to Oshawa will cost around $150 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $127.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Ottawa to Oshawa train information

timelapseAvg. Train duration4h 8m
attach_moneyTrain ticket price$127
place Train depart fromOttawa
pin_drop Train arrive inOshawa
directions_transit Train companiesVia Rail

The fastest trainsfrom Ottawa to Oshawa

Showing times and prices for 2023-06-08


3h 51m


4h 8m

Trips per day




These direct trains cover the 303km distance in an average of 4h 8m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3h 51m

Travel tips

Train from Ottawa to Oshawa

Travel by train to Oshawa easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Ottawa to Oshawa.
  • How much cost tickets to Oshawa?

  • Amtrak tickets to Oshawa costs between $127 and CAD 189.00 each seat.

    This $127 train leaves at 05:30 from Ottawa train station at OTTAWA.

    On the contrary, the train leaving at 08:35 have the most expensive ticket to Oshawa for about CAD 189.00.

    During holidays and peak seasons fares are generally higher.

  • How far apart is Oshawa from Ottawa?

  • The train traveling average length from Ottawa to Oshawa is around 4h 8m.

    Getting Amtrak fastest train from Ottawa, you probably arrive in about 3h 51m in Oshawa.

    Amtrak does not normally guarantee connections of less than 60 minutes.

    Usually 90 minutes between arriving long-distance trains and local trains in the Northeast Corridor.

  • Can I bring my pet on the train?

  • Sure! But there are several rules you have to comply with and be aware of, so your beloved pet will be able to come with you.

    - Dogs and cats up to 20 pounds

    - You need to make a prior reservation. There's a maximum of five pets per train, and they're limited to one pet per customer.

    - The trip is limited to 7 (seven) hours of total travel time. Multi-ride tickets aren’t allowed.

    - The pet carrier you bring can be hard or soft-sided but has to be leakproof and well ventilated for comfort and safety. Maximum weight: 20 pounds. Maximum size: 19" long x 14" wide x 10.5" high.

    - Also, the carrier has to be big enough so the pet is able to sit, lie down and remain entirely inside without touching the sides.

    - Is allowed in Coach class, but not in First class, non-Acela Business class, bedroom accommodations, or food service cars.

    - It’s mandatory to sign a Pet Release and Indemnification Agreement for each travel segment.

    - It must be at least eight weeks old, odorless, harmless, not disruptive, and require no attention during travel.

    - It’s not permitted to ship it or allow them to travel as checked baggage.
  • Can you buy an Amtrak ticket onboard the train?

  • There are two options for purchasing tickets during the trip, is using cash or credit card.

    All tickets purchased onboard include a service fee built into the fare and payment must be in cash. Who chose to purchase using a credit card must call the contact center at 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245) to complete their payment.

    But stay aware that is used in limited situations. For example, when you pay for your tickets in advance of travel and your departure station is closed at the time of departure and no other delivery option exists.

  • How to get ticket refund on Amtrak?

  • Note that Amtrak have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on Amtrak page.

  • Where are located Ottawa and Oshawa train stations?

  • For this trip to Oshawa, you can get on board at OTTAWA.

    Moreover, get off the train at OSHAWA.

    Most Amtrak stations in major cities, and many other stations across the country, are accessible to passengers with a disability.

    Call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245) to ensure that you have the most up-to-date information regarding the accessibility of the stations on your itinerary.

  • When is the first and last train departing from Ottawa on 2023-06-08?

  • The first train time to Oshawa is at 05:30.

    The last departure time from Ottawa is at 17:49.

  • How easy is to get by train to Oshawa from Ottawa?

  • On average you find 8 daily Amtrak Ottawa to Oshawa schedules.

    Usually, there are 56 train departures every week on this route.

    Amtrak operates a large fleet to Oshawa.

    It is an average of 8 departures per day and 240 trips every month.

  • How to get cheap Amtrak train tickets from Ottawa to Oshawa?

  • Amtrak offer a total of 8 train schedules to Oshawa.

    Compare all available fares that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability.

    Take time and check customers 341 Amtrak reviews for train services.

    Users reviews always best describe the real train trip experience.The company score relates to quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing ticket prices for this destination.

    Keep in mind that in all train departure times from Ottawa have different ticket prices based on fare options.

    What is shown on the list is the cheapest fare type still available if Saver, Value, Flexible or Premium.

    On this trip, tickets are available starting on $127 and this is the lower trip price you can get on 2023-06-08.

    Book your train tickets 14 days in advance with Saver Fares for 20% discount.

    On searching for Oshawa cheap tickets it may apply. In many routes across the country this is the best method to get trip discounts.

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  • Can I get a bus from Ottawa to Oshawa instead of a train?

  • Click here to check on the bus prices for this trip. Going by bus, sometimes, can be the cheapest way to travel between Ottawa and Oshawa.

  • Which is the best way for train booking?

  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your eTicket online at Amtrak website. Alternatively, you can book at a Quik-Trak Kiosk or directly at the counter. Via Rail phone number: 1 888 842-7245 Find out more on search and buy cheap train tickets in North America.

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