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There are 11 ways to get from Baltimore to Ottawa by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly Baltimore to Ottawa  •  6h 30m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Ottawa (YOW) BWI - YOW

$115 - $425

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Bus  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 252 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON

$71 - $228

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Ottawa  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Ottawa (YOW) DCA - YOW

$197 - $575

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Ottawa  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Ottawa (YOW) IAD - YOW

$183 - $482

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ottawa  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ottawa (YOW) PHL - YOW

$279 - $637

Train to Newark, fly to Ottawa  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ottawa (YOW) EWR - YOW

$171 - $492

Fly Baltimore to Montreal, train  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Montreal (YUL) BWI - YUL
  2. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$220 - $1,095

Train, bus  •  13h 2m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON

$183 - $554

Train  •  17h 19m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Montreal Central Station
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa

$217 - $554

Bus, train  •  21h 21m

  1. Take the bus from White Marsh Mall Baltimore to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Fallowfield VIA Rail

$123 - $221

Drive  •  9h 15m

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Ottawa 526.6 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Ottawa is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 9h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Ottawa is to train and fly which costs $190 - $600 and takes 5h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD and arriving at Ottawa, ON via New York, Ny, N Salina St & E Willow St and Syracuse, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Baltimore station to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station and arriving at Ottawa via New York Penn Station and Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 19m.

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The distance between Baltimore and Ottawa is 428 miles. The road distance is 526.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Ottawa without a car is to train and bus which takes 13h 2m and costs $180 - $600.

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It takes approximately 6h 30m to get from Baltimore to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Baltimore to Ottawa bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD station.

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Baltimore to Ottawa train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Ottawa is to fly which takes 6h 30m and costs $110 - $430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $230 and takes 14h 36m, you could also train, which costs $210 - $600 and takes 17h 19m.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 427.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 30m

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

Air Canada, Delta and six other airlines fly from Baltimore to Ottawa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Ottawa via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, New York, Ny, Syracuse, Ny, N Salina St & E Willow St, and Syracuse, NY in around 14h 36m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Toronto, London
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Montreal via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$190 - $300
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Seat
$85 - $140
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$65 - $90
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$110 - $170
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$65 - $90
Business
$65 - $95
Train from Toronto to Fallowfield
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$65 - $95
EconomyPlus
$90 - $130
Business
$110 - $160
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from New York Penn Station to Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70

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There is no direct flight from Baltimore Airport to Ottawa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 41m and has one stopover.

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Baltimore to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Ottawa, ON station.

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Baltimore to Ottawa train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Ottawa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Ottawa is 527 miles. It takes approximately 9h 15m to drive from Baltimore to Ottawa.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Air Canada offer flights from Baltimore Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 245+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 29m and costs $2.

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