Bus & Rail Service
There are train and bus stations minutes from the centre of the city that connect Ottawa to other cities in Canada and the United States. The road access into the city is excellent with routes that will provide either express or scenic routes, as time and interest dictate. From the Train Station you can take the 95 bus on OC Transpo to get downtown or a cab that will cost roughly $15.
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The Bus Station is located near Kent Street exit from Highway 17 (Queensway), on the edge of the downtown core. Easy $10 cab ride to downtown and there are many taxis waiting outside ready to serve you.
OC Transpo, the public transportation system, operates a large, modern fleet of standard and articulated buses, providing mass transit service in the Ottawa region. The buses use a combination of dedicated bus-only roads ("Transitway") and regular roads to deliver a transit service that has the highest per-capita ridership for a region of its size in North America.
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VIA Rail, Canadian Pacific and Canadian National railways all operate out of the region. One third of the American and Half of the Canadian population are within overnight travelling distance of Ottawa by either road or rail, and are less than two hours away by air.