There are 12 ways to get from Baltimore to Ottawa by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Baltimore to Ottawa  •  6 h 3 min

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

$115 - $425

Cheapest option

Bus via Baltimore, MD  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore, MD to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON

$66 - $194

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Ottawa  •  5 h 4 min

  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  •  5 h 55 min

  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

Fly Baltimore to Montreal, train  •  6 h 11 min

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

$203 - $1,090

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ottawa  •  5 h 48 min

  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  •  6 h 26 min

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

$171 - $492

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Montreal, train  •  6 h 50 min

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

$225 - $650

Train, bus  •  13 h 5 min

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

$146 - $409

Bus  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON

$75 - $248

Train  •  16 h 27 min

  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

$169 - $389

Drive  •  9 h 15 min

  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 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Ottawa is to train and fly which costs $190 - $600 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, 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 13 h 48 min.

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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 16 h 27 min.

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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 13 h 5 min and costs $140 - $410.

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Baltimore to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Baltimore to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Baltimore Downtown, 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 6 h 3 min and costs $110 - $430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $250 and takes 13 h 48 min, you could also train, which costs $160 - $390 and takes 16 h 27 min.

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  • Distance: 427.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

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

Air Canada, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from Baltimore to Ottawa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Ottawa via New York, Ny, Syracuse, Ny, N Salina St & E Willow St, Regional Transportation Center, and Syracuse, NY in around 13 h 48 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Montreal via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Montreal via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Montreal via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Ottawa via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Ottawa via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Ottawa via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
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
1 h
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
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$80 - $130
Business Class
$120 - $200
First Class
$360 - $400
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $280
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $110
Business Seat
$85 - $140
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 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
10 h 56 min
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
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $35
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
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 Baltimore Downtown, Md to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Baltimore, MD to New York
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Book at
megabus.com

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There is no direct flight from Baltimore Airport to Ottawa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 6 min 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 9 h 15 min to drive from Baltimore to Ottawa.

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

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There are 230+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs $2.

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