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There are 9 ways to get from North Carolina to Ottawa by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Charlotte to Ottawa  •  6h 29m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Ottawa (YOW) CLT - YOW

$155 - $1,105

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Bus via Washington  •  25h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Ithaca, NY
  3. Take the bus from Ithaca, NY to Syracuse, NY
  4. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON

$90 - $239

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Ottawa (YOW) RDU - YOW

$137 - $319

Fly Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Greensboro/High Point (GSO) to Ottawa (YOW) GSO - YOW

$138 - $958

Fly Charlotte to Montreal, train  •  7h 47m

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

$220 - $535

Train, bus  •  23h 57m

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON

$158 - $512

Bus Greyhound USA  •  24h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 252 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON

$113 - $344

Train  •  28h 14m

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Montreal Central Station
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa

$192 - $512

Drive  •  15h 41m

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Ottawa 924.9 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from North Carolina to Ottawa is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 15h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from North Carolina to Ottawa is to fly which costs $150 - $1,200 and takes 6h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from North Carolina to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Ottawa, ON via New York, Ny, N Salina St & E Willow St and Syracuse, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 36m.

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The distance between North Carolina and Ottawa is 699 miles. The road distance is 924.9 miles.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Ottawa without a car is to train and bus which takes 23h 57m and costs $150 - $550.

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It takes approximately 6h 29m to get from North Carolina to Ottawa, including transfers.

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North Carolina to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlotte, Nc station.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Ottawa is to fly which takes 6h 29m and costs $150 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $350 and takes 24h 36m, you could also train, which costs $190 - $550 and takes 28h 14m.

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There is no direct flight from Charlotte Airport to Ottawa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from North Carolina to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 699.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 29m

What companies run services between North Carolina, USA and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

United Airlines, Air Canada and two other airlines fly from Charlotte to Ottawa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Ottawa via New York, Ny, Syracuse, Ny, N Salina St & E Willow St, and Syracuse, NY in around 24h 36m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Atlanta, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via Newport News, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,800
Flights from Charlotte to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$65 - $90
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$110 - $170
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$65 - $90
Business
$65 - $95
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
Train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
4 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
10h 56m
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 Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
Bus from New York, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com
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Yes, the driving distance between North Carolina to Ottawa is 925 miles. It takes approximately 15h 41m to drive from North Carolina to Ottawa.

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Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Charlotte Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 245+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Charlotte Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 25m and costs $3.

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