There are 9 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) by plane, train, 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.

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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

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Montreal, Pq 4008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa University 5800 / ...

$66 - $152

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Fly New York JFK to Montreal, train  •  4 h 16 min

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

$130 - $461

AirTrain, train, train to Newark, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the AirTrain from Terminal 4 to Jamaica, NY
  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

$133 - $379

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Ottawa  •  6 h 21 min

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

$279 - $646

Train, bus  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Syracuse VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON 5794

$79 - $285

Bus Trailways New York  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON 5794

$73 - $207

Train  •  16 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak Adirondack
  2. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Ottawa VIA Rail

$102 - $275

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 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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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW), including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 45 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 16 h.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 37 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW) is 459 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW).

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Delta, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 224+ hotels available in Ottawa Airport (YOW). Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New York La Guardia Airport is to shuttle which takes 34 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Ottawa Airport (YOW).
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  • Distance: 338.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

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, Syracuse, NY, Ottawa, ON, Chamberlain / Kent, Hurdman D, and Hurdman C in around 12 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
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 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
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
Train operators
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
$50 - $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 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $150
Business
$110 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Train from Saint-Lambert to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 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
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 New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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 St-Lambert Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
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
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
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Book at
trailwaysny.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 Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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