There are 7 ways to get from Newark to Ottawa 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.

Recommended option

Fly Newark to Ottawa  •  3 h 56 min

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

$113 - $355

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 7 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 / ...

$65 - $162

5 alternative options

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak 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

Bus via Albany, NY  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC
  3. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON

$70 - $184

Train  •  14 h 30 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

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

Air Canada, United Airlines and Porter Airlines fly from Newark to Ottawa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Ottawa via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, Albany, NY, Montréal, QC, and Montreal, PQ in around 12 h 39 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
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
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 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Quebec
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Newark to Montreal via Toronto Island
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 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 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
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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
Ave. 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
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$29 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newark to Ottawa?

The distance between Newark and Ottawa is 534 km. The road distance is 692 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newark to Ottawa?

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Ottawa is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newark to Ottawa?

The quickest way to get from Newark to Ottawa is to fly which takes 3 h 56 min and costs $110 - $360.

Is there a direct train between Newark and Ottawa?

No, there is no direct train from Newark to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Ottawa via New York Penn Station and Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 30 min.

Is there a direct bus between Newark and Ottawa?

No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Ottawa, ON via New York, NY, Albany, NY and Montreal, PQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Newark to Ottawa?

It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Newark to Ottawa, including transfers.