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There are 10 ways to get from New York to Ottawa by plane, shuttle, bus, night bus, train or car

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Fly New York La Guardia to Chicago Midway, shuttle

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Chicago Midway (MDW)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Chicago, IL - Midway International Airport to Ottawa, IL

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Bus, night bus via Ithaca

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
  2. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Chicago, IL
  3. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to Ottawa

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Fly Newark to Chicago O'Hare, shuttle

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from O'Hare International Airport to Ottawa, IL

Fly New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare, shuttle

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from O'Hare International Airport to Ottawa, IL

Fly New York JFK to Chicago O'Hare, shuttle

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from O'Hare International Airport to Ottawa, IL

Fly White Plains to Chicago O'Hare, shuttle

  1. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from O'Hare International Airport to Ottawa, IL

Fly New York La Guardia to Milwaukee, bus, shuttle

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Milwaukee (MKE)
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee Mitchell Airport to O'Hare Term 1,2,3
  3. Take a shuttle bus from O'Hare International Airport to Ottawa, IL

Train, night bus

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to Ottawa

Bus, night bus

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Chicago
  3. Take the night bus from Chicago, Il to Ottawa

Drive

  1. Drive from New York to Ottawa

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Ottawa is to bus and night bus via Ithaca which costs $80 - $120 and takes 19h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Ottawa is to fly and shuttle which costs $190 - $600 and takes 6h 4m.

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The distance between New York and Ottawa is 778 miles. The road distance is 850.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Ottawa without a car is to bus and night bus via Ithaca which takes 19h 56m and costs $80 - $120.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from New York to Ottawa, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Chicago Midway Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Ottawa is 1h behind New York. It is currently 7:55 PM in New York and 6:55 PM in Ottawa.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Ottawa is 850 miles. It takes approximately 14h 6m to drive from New York to Ottawa.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Chicago Midway Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 778.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 4m

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

There is no direct connection from New York to Ottawa. However, you can take the subway to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av, take the walk to 74 St/Roosevelt Av Station, take the bus to Laguardia Rd/94 St, take the walk to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Chicago Midway, take the walk to Chicago, IL - Midway International Airport, take the shuttle to Ottawa, IL, then take the taxi to Ottawa. Alternatively, you can take the train to Newark Airport Railroad Station, take the walk to Newark Liberty Airport Station, take the AirTrain to Terminal B, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Chicago O'Hare, take the walk to O'Hare International Airport, take the shuttle to Ottawa, IL, then take the taxi to Ottawa.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from New York JFK to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from New York JFK to Chicago O'Hare via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from New York JFK to Chicago O'Hare via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from New York JFK to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from White Plains to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from White Plains to Chicago O'Hare via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from White Plains to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Newark to Chicago O'Hare via State College
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Newark to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from White Plains to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Milwaukee via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from New York JFK to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Newark to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from White Plains to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from New York La Guardia to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from New York La Guardia to Milwaukee via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Act II Transport
Website
actiitransportation.com
Shuttle from Chicago, IL - Midway International Airport to Ottawa, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
actiitransportation.com
Shuttle from O'Hare International Airport to Ottawa, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
actiitransportation.com
Wisconsin Coach Lines
Phone
+1 262-671-2538
Email
wisconsincoach@coachusa.com
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Milwaukee Mitchell Airport to O'Hare Term 1,2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $30
Schedules at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Book at
coachusa.com
Child 5-12
$10 - $15
Adult
$21 - $30
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from Ithaca, NY to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Burlington Trailways
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.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 to Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Chicago
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170

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