There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) by train, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, train to Newark, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  4. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ottawa (YOW) EWR - YOW

$135 - $381

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Montreal, Pq 4028 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa University 5800 / ...

$68 - $156

5 alternative options

Fly New York La Guardia to Ottawa  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Ottawa (YOW) LGA - YOW

$117 - $427

Fly New York JFK to Montreal, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Montreal (YUL) JFK - YUL
  2. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$129 - $461

Bus Trailways New York  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Montreal, QC
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Orléans, ON 5846 / 5847

$82 - $139

Train  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Montreal Central Station Adirondack
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa VIA Rail

$101 - $272

Drive  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) 458.7 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) is to fly which costs $110 - $430 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Ottawa Airport (YOW) is 339 miles. The road distance is 458.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW). However, there are services departing from JKF Terminal 4 and arriving at Airport Stop via New York, Ny, Montreal, PQ and Laurier 1A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Ottawa Airport (YOW), Canada?

Delta, Air Canada and two other airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) via Howard Beach, NY, Howard Beach - JFK Airport, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Montreal, QC, Montreal, PQ, Orléans, ON, Place D'orléans - Park & Ride 4A, and Billings Bridge 1A in around 13 h 44 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 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 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.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
$27 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$55 - $85
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Montreal, QC
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Orléans, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $22
Online Fare
$17 - $35
Standard Fare
$26 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa University
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Greyhound USA
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 Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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