There are 8 ways to get from New York to Ottawa by plane, train, bus or car

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

Delta, Air Canada and two other airlines fly from New York to Ottawa every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Ottawa via Albany, NY and Montreal, PQ in around 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Montreal
Avg. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Avg. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Montreal
Avg. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Toronto
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Toronto
Avg. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Avg. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Avg. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Toronto Island
Avg. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Toronto Island
Avg. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa
Avg. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Avg. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Avg. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Avg. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Montreal Central Station
Avg. Duration
10 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
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Bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York to Albany
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from New York, NY to Montreal, PQ
Avg. Duration
8 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$17 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $40
Standard Fare
$29 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York to Ottawa?

The distance between New York and Ottawa is 538 km. The road distance is 708 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York to Ottawa?

The cheapest way to get from New York to Ottawa is to drive which costs $70 and takes 7 h 46 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New York to Ottawa?

The quickest way to get from New York to Ottawa is to fly which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $160.

Is there a direct train between New York and Ottawa?

No, there is no direct train from New York to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Ottawa via Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between New York and Ottawa?

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Albany, NY and Montreal, PQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from New York to Ottawa?

It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from New York to Ottawa, including transfers.