Shaw Centre

Canada's Meeting Place

Transportation

Getting to Ottawa and to Ottawa Convention Centre.

Air

The modern Ottawa International Airport serves Canada’s Capital with direct daily flights to over 30 North American and international destinations – and is just a 20-minute drive from Ottawa Convention Centre.

Approximate Air Travel Times

City of Departure Estimated Travel Time
Toronto 1 hour
Montreal ½ hour
New York 1 ½ hours
Washington 1 ½ hours
Chicago 2 hours
London 6 hours
Frankfurt 7 hours

By Train

Via Rail services Ottawa with daily passenger train service from Montreal and points east and south, and Toronto and points west - and the train station is just 10 minutes from the Ottawa Convention Centre.

Road

From Toronto

• Highway 401 east to Highway 416 north, exit at Highway 417 east, exit at Nicholas Street.
• Nicholas Street north for 3.5 km/2.2 miles, left onto Daly Avenue. Ottawa Convention Centre is located at the corner of Daly and Colonel By Drive
• Total Distance: 397 km (248 miles)
• Total Estimated Time: 4.5 hours

From Montréal

• Autoroute 40 west to Highway 417 west to Ottawa, exit at Nicholas Street.
• Follow Nicholas Street north for 3.5 km/2.2 miles, turn left onto Daly Avenue.
• Ottawa Convention Centre is located at the Corner of Daly and Colonel By Drive
• Distance: 189 km (118 miles)
• Total Estimated Time: 2 hours

Contact Us

Ottawa Convention Centre
55 Colonel By Drive,
Ottawa, ON
K1N 9J2

FeedbackFeedback EmailEmail