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There are 10 ways to get from Ottawa to Connecticut 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.

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Fly Ottawa to Newark, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Newark (EWR) YOW - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Stamford

$140 - $392

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Bus, train  •  22 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport

$87 - $188

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Fly Ottawa to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 15 min

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

$163 - $585

Train to Montreal, fly to Hartford  •  6 h 8 min

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

$229 - $535

Fly Ottawa to Boston, bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Boston (BOS) YOW - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct

$111 - $309

Train to Montreal, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YUL - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$193 - $523

Bus  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct

$89 - $155

Train  •  15 h 39 min

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

$131 - $310

Bus, train via Croton-Harmon  •  22 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Croton-Harmon to Harlem-125th St.
  4. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport

$113 - $284

Drive  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Bridgeport 466.6 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Connecticut is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Connecticut is to fly and train which costs $180 - $550 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Connecticut. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct via Montreal, QC and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Connecticut station. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Bridgeport Amtrak Station via Montreal Central Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 39 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Connecticut is 482 km. The road distance is 746.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Connecticut without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 19 min and costs $110 - $210.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Ottawa to Connecticut, including transfers.

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Ottawa to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Ottawa, ON station.

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Ottawa to Connecticut train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Ottawa station.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Connecticut is to bus which takes 14 h 19 min and costs $110 - $210. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $170 - $410 and takes 15 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Connecticut.
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  • Distance: 301 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Bridgeport via Montreal, QC, New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York, Ny in around 14 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Bridgeport via Montréal, Montreal Central Station, and New York Penn Station in around 15 h 39 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Newark via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Boston via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Stamford
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22
Train from Croton-Harmon to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $17
Onboard
$14 - $20
At station
$10 - $15
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $15
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $28
At station
$17 - $21
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$65 - $90
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$65 - $90
Business
$65 - $95
Train from Syracuse to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$65 - $95
EconomyPlus
$90 - $130
Business
$110 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 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
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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 Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
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
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $65
Online Fare
$55 - $85
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 36 min.

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Ottawa to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport, Ct station.

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Ottawa to Connecticut train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bridgeport Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Connecticut is 747 km. It takes approximately 8 h 20 min to drive from Ottawa to Connecticut.

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

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There are 105+ hotels available in Connecticut. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Ottawa Airport is to line 97 bus which takes 19 min and costs $4.

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