The NCR is served by OC Transpo in Ontario and the Société de Transport de l’Outaouais (STO) in Québec. Tickets and passes are sold at many locations throughout the region, including the NDHQ CANEX Express Mart. It is possible to transfer from one system to the other on the same ticket or monthly pass, however, if you are using an OC Transpo transfer on an STO bus, you might have to pay a small surcharge.
More information and complete bus schedules are available on both public transportation websites:
• OC Transpo: www.octranspo.com • STO: www.sto.ca
Ottawa Region and the Outaouais Region both offer bus services for the physically disabled:
• OC Transpo: 613-741-4390 • Para Transpo: 613-244-1289 • STO: 819-770-3242 • Paratransit Services: 819-773-2222
The Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) is conveniently located at the South end of the Airport Parkway, 13 kms south of the city centre. To access the Parkway, take Bronson Avenue South from the Queensway (Highway 417) East or West off-ramps. www.ottawa-airport.com
Airport parking/shuttle services:
• Short-term parking is located directly in front of the terminal and costs up to $21/day. • Long-term parking is located within walking distance from the terminal and costs up to $16/ day, to a weekly maximum of $75. • For additional parking information, please call the Ground Transportation desk at 613-2482161. • Park’n Fly can be contacted at 613-247-1014 or through their website at www.parknfly.ca. • Airport shuttle service to/from certain Ottawa area hotels can be coordinated through the YOW Airporter at 615-260-2359 (www.yowshuttle.com).