There are 9 ways to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale by plane, train, bus, night 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 Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale  •  6 h 41 min

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

$125 - $755

8 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  8 h 14 min

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

$144 - $689

Fly Ottawa to Miami  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Miami (MIA) YOW - MIA

$131 - $721

Fly Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, train  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) YOW - PBI
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Station

$172 - $342

Bus  •  34 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montréal, QC to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
  4. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Fort Lauderdale, FL

$233 - $341

Train  •  40 h 51 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

$260 - $807

Bus, train  •  2 days 0 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

$261 - $829

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the night bus from Syracuse, Ny to New York, Ny 311 / ...
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl

$201 - $522

Drive  •  26 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale 1599.1 miles

$210 - $310

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 Montreal, PQ, Montréal, QC, Albany, NY, New York, NY, Port Authority Bus Terminal, 31St St At Palisade Ave, Union City, NJ, Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Sheridan Street Station in around 34 h 42 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $380
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $380
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,000
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Miami via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Ottawa to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,000
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Dorval
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 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 Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 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
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $280
Brightline
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
gobrightline.com
Book at
gobrightline.com
Amtrak
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
Bus operators
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
Every 2 hours
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
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$85 - $120
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montréal, QC to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
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 Albany, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Syracuse, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale?

The distance between Ottawa and Fort Lauderdale is 2181 km. The road distance is 2559 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale?

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which costs $160 - $950 and takes 9 h 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale?

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which takes 6 h 41 min and costs $150 - $1,000.

Is there a direct train between Ottawa and Fort Lauderdale?

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 51 min.

Is there a direct bus between Ottawa and Fort Lauderdale?

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Fort Lauderdale via Regional Transportation Center, Syracuse, Ny, New York, Ny and Miami, FL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

How long does it take to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale?

It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Ottawa to Fort Lauderdale, including transfers.