Short Trip

Water shuttle service in the heart of Ottawa-Gatineau

Continuous shuttles between must-see sites in the heart of the capital city Ottawa and in Gatineau, along the Ottawa River Ottawa and Gatineau.

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Departure time

Every day from 9:30

3 shuttle stops in the heart of Ottawa-Gatineau

  • Canadian Museum of History
  • Ottawa Locks jetty
  • Richmond Landing



How long does the trip last?

7 – 10 minutes.


What happens if it rains?

The service runs no matter what the weather. If the rain is very heavy then we wait until it passes.


Are pets welcome on board?

Certainly! But not on the seats.


Do you carry lifejackets?

Yes – for adults and children.


How long do I have to wait for a shuttle?

When two boats are in service, they run continuously. If you miss a shuttle there will be another one along very shortly. If only one boat is in service, you can call to be picked up, by pressing the red button on the yellow radio at the embarkation point.


Tickets 1 2 3 10(Group of 10)
Adult 7 12 17 55
6 11 16 50
Children 5 9 13 38
F+2C 22 38 54
F+3C 24 42 60

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Ottawa Boat Cruise

Long Trip

Reservations Required

Following Samuel de Champlain!

Climb aboard for an hour’s sail to or from the Casino/Hilton, Lac-Leamy.

En route, you can admire Parliament Buildings, the Supreme Court of Canada, the official residence of the Prime Minister, the Canadian Museum of History, Rideau Falls, the Bytown Museum and enjoy Lac-Leamy and the beach.

Buy your ticket $25

Package Cruise, Eat, Play


1 hour trip
1 free Aqua-Taxi short trip of your choice
1 return by bus
1 food voucher 10$
1 casino voucher 15$

*Value of $61

Enjoy this package $41


Departure time

From Casino Lac-Leamy: 10:30 am
Casino Lac-Leamy Jetty
1 Blvd. Du Casino, Gatineau
J8Y 6W3, Quebec, CANADA

From Ottawa-Gatineau to the Casino du Lac-Leamy: 11:30 am
Canadian Museum Jetty or Ottawa Locks Jetty
Duration: 1 hour



How many departures are there from the Casino du Lac-Leamy?

One – in the morning at 10:30 am


If I haven’t booked beforehand can I just turn up at the embarkation point?

It’s best to phone in advance to make sure there is still space on the boat.


How many departures are there from the Canadian Museum of History to the Casino du Lac Leamy?

One – at 11:30 am.

For more information

819 329-2413 • 819 682-0280

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