There are 9 ways to get from New York to Ottawa by train, plane, subway, 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 to Newark, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ottawa (YOW) EWR - YOW

$130 - $372

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Montreal, Pq 4028 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON 5846 / 5847 / ...

$59 - $143

7 alternative options

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Ottawa (YOW) LGA - YOW

$108 - $423

Fly New York La Guardia to Montreal, train  •  6 h 9 min

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

$120 - $358

Fly Newark to Montreal, train  •  5 h 59 min

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

$142 - $387

Fly New York JFK to Montreal, train  •  6 h 12 min

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

$126 - $469

Bus Trailways New York  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Montreal, QC
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON 5800 / ...

$73 - $121

Train  •  13 h 15 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

$91 - $249

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from New York to Ottawa 442.3 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Ottawa is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Ottawa is to train and fly which costs $130 - $380 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between New York and Ottawa is 337 miles. The road distance is 442.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from New York to Ottawa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Montreal, PQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station 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 15 min.

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

You can take a bus from New York to Ottawa via Montreal, QC and Montreal, PQ in around 10 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Ottawa via Montreal Central Station and Montréal in around 13 h 15 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
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $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
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
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
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 La Guardia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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 La Guardia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from New York JFK to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
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 Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
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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