If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
For short distances like between Ottawa and Cobourg, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
Which stations serve the rail line Ottawa - Cobourg?
You can take the train to Cobourg at OTTAWA, which arrives at COBOURG.
How many daily connections exist to travel to Cobourg from Ottawa by train?
If you need to travel to Cobourg from Ottawa please know that there are 5 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 4 direct lines versus 1 routes with at least one change. Therefore, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip. Yet, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute.
How long will it take you from Ottawa to Cobourg by train and when do the trains leave?
The average duration of the journey is 3 hours and 36 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Cobourg in 3 hours and 9 minutes. The first train leaves from Ottawa at 05:11, while the last one leaves at 18:11.