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Shaw Centre,
55 Colonel By Drive,
Ottawa, Ontario,
K1N 9J2

How to get there


The Shaw Centre is located 15.9km or 9.9 miles from Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport, easily accessible via taxi, and private or public transportation


The parking nearest to Shaw Centre is a 2-storey underground facility providing 730 spaces. It is a fully-staffed facility with two entrances located on Daly Avenue and Nicholas Street South. 

   Underground and train

The O-Train (line 1) goes to Rideau Station, which is located 0.2 km from The Shaw Centre

Ottawa Railway Station is located 4.7 km from Centre and is easily accessible taking the O-Train

The three exits are located on Nicholas Street South. Entry points to both the Shaw Centre and the Rideau Centre shopping complex are located on both levels on the north and west walls. There are four handicap spaces per level located on the north wall near the Rideau Centre entrances.

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The Mega bus stops at St. Laurent station which is easily accessible from the venue taking the O-Train

Nearest bus stop is Rideau A

  Bicycle Parking Stations

  • Colonel By Drive station accommodates 26 bicycles comfortably
  • Daly Street layby stations accommodate a total of 38 bicycles comfortably



The Shaw Centre is fully accessible with elevators to all floors, accessible toilets and service animals are welcome. Car Parking is also available on site. For more information about special services relating to a specific disability please see here.

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