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

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Recommended option

Fly Newark to Ottawa  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ottawa (YOW) EWR - YOW

$113 - $355

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Bus via Binghamton, Ny  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Binghamton, Ny 300
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 206 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON

$58 - $205

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Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Ottawa (YOW) LGA - YOW

$138 - $464

Fly Newark to Montreal, train  •  5 h 42 min

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

$126 - $370

Train, bus  •  11 h 9 min

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

$96 - $309

Bus Trailways New York  •  11 h 25 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

$62 - $210

Train  •  14 h 37 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

$119 - $299

Drive  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Ottawa 432.4 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Binghamton, Ny, N Salina St & E Willow St and Syracuse, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark station to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Ottawa via New York Penn Station and Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 37 min.

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The distance between Newark and Ottawa is 334 miles. The road distance is 432.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Ottawa without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Newark to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Newark to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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Newark to Ottawa train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Newark to Ottawa is to fly which takes 3 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 17 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 14 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 21 min.

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Newark to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Ottawa, ON station.

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  • Distance: 334 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

Air Canada, United Airlines and Porter Airlines fly from Newark to Ottawa every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Ottawa via Binghamton, Ny, Syracuse, Ny, N Salina St & E Willow St, Regional Transportation Center, and Syracuse, NY in around 10 h 17 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
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 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 Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
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 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 Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
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
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$30 - $40
Business Class
$45 - $75
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
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
$55 - $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 Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
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 Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
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 Newark, Nj to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
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
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

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Newark to Ottawa train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Ottawa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Ottawa is 432 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 33 min to drive from Newark to Ottawa.

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Porter Airlines, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Newark Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 232+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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