There are 5 ways to get from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW) by plane, bus, train 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 from Newark  •  3 h 36 min

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

$110 - $352

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 27 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 Orléans, ON

$75 - $185

3 alternative options

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Ottawa (YOW) LGA - YOW

$135 - $461

Train  •  15 h 18 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

$98 - $395

Drive  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW) 425.6 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Ottawa Airport (YOW), Canada?

Air Canada, United Airlines and Porter Airlines fly from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW) via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, Albany, NY, Montréal, QC, Montreal, PQ, Orléans, ON, Place D'orléans - Park & Ride 4A, and Hurdman C in around 13 h 27 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
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
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
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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
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 Orléans, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW)?

The distance between Newark and Ottawa Airport (YOW) is 524 km. The road distance is 681 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW)?

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW) is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW)?

The quickest way to get from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW) is to fly which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $110 - $360.

Is there a direct bus between Newark and Ottawa Airport (YOW)?

No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW). However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Airport Stop via New York, NY, Albany, NY, Montreal, PQ, Place D'orléans - Park & Ride 4A and Hurdman C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW)?

It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Newark to Ottawa Airport (YOW), including transfers.