Travelling to the Cathedral

Transit, parking and accessibility

Christ Church Cathedral is located in downtown Ottawa at 414 Sparks Street, between Bay Street and Bronson Avenue.

O-Train and Bus

Regular public transit routes to the downtown Parliament Hill area will easily get you close to the cathedral,and the Lyon Station for the O-Train is just down the street.

Parking on Sundays and Evenings

Free street parking is available on the nearby streets. There is also a large parking lot a very short walk from the cathedral, just east of the National Library and Archives building at 395 Wellington Street.

Weekday Parking

There is metered street parking as well as several hotel and city parking lots and garages in the vicinity.

Accessing the Cathedral

Please access the Cathedral through the glass entranceway at 414 Sparks Street, which is wheelchair accessible. There is an accessible lift inside this entrance,which is staffed by a sidesperson on Sundays and for special services and concerts. During the week, please call ahead to the Cathedral Office if you will require the lift (613-236-9149).

No matter how you arrive, we look forward to welcoming you!