There are 10 ways to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale 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 Fort Lauderdale  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) YOW - FLL

$125 - $756

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Fly Ottawa to Miami, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Miami (MIA) YOW - MIA
  2. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$127 - $709

Train to Montreal, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) YUL - FLL

$143 - $688

Fly Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) YOW - PBI

$205 - $377

Train to Montreal, fly to Miami, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Miami (MIA) YUL - MIA
  3. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$175 - $841

Bus  •  34 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Brockville, ON
  2. Take the bus from Brockville, ON to Syracuse, NY
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY
  4. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Fort Lauderdale, FL

$236 - $350

Train  •  40 h 54 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 Fort Lauderdale Amtrak

$259 - $806

Bus, train Amtrak  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to New York
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak

$260 - $827

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to New York, Ny 207 / ...
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl
  4. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$201 - $513

Drive  •  26 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale 1599.1 miles

$210 - $310

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No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak via Montreal Central Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 54 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Fort Lauderdale is 2181 km. The road distance is 2558.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale without a car is to bus which takes 34 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which takes 6 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 34 h 35 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 40 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 24 min.

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Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale is 2559 km. It takes approximately 26 h 49 min to drive from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale.

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WestJet, United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Ottawa Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport.

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  • Distance: 1363.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 39 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA?

Air Canada, WestJet and three other airlines fly from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Brockville, ON, Syracuse, NY, New York, NY, Union City, NJ, Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Sheridan Street Station in around 34 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Quebec, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via London, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $380
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $380
Flights from Montreal to Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Miami via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,000
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal to Miami via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal to Miami via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Montreal to Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Miami via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Miami via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,000
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,900
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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 Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 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
Train from Syracuse to New York
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $280
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 1-800-872-7245
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 Fort Lauderdale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 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
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Brockville, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$13 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $29
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Brockville, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $90
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $65
Online Fare
$55 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120
bus
Bus from Union City, NJ to Fort Lauderdale, FL
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
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 Syracuse, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310

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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 .

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