Traveling to Ottawa

The following is travel and accommodations to make things easier for you to get to SC2011

This event takes place in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Driving directions to The University of Ottawa

Map and information for the venue.

Air travel

The Ottawa airport (YOW) has many connecting flights from both Montreal (YUL) and Toronto (YYZ). Air Canada and Westjet are the national airlines. Porter is a regional airline with service to Ottawa from a number of major cities.


The Ottawa train station is near the venue and a short ride on many buses including the #95.

Important Government regulations

If you are visiting from outside Canada, please visit:

US travellers, please visit:

Car pooling and accommodation sharing

If you are interested in car pooling or sharing accommodations, feel free to comment on this page to connect with each other.

Public Transit

Many OCTranspo bus routes travel to The University of Ottawa Campus. (For example, the number 95 runs *very* often). Bus tickets are much cheaper than paying in exact change. They can be purchased in most convenience stores and drug stores such as Shoppers Drug Store.

Taxi companies

  • Blue line - 613-238-1111
  • DJ's - 613-829-9900
  • Capital - 613-744-3333



Please be advised, FOSSLC cannot accept any liability for your travel and accommodations.

See you at the event!