Directions from Ottawa to Los Angeles

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Recommended option

Fly Ottawa to Los Angeles  •  10 h 25 min

  1. YOW - LAX

$181 - $324

9 alternative options

Train to Montreal, fly to Los Angeles  •  10 h 46 min

  1. YUL - LAX

$230 - $497

Fly Ottawa to Burbank  •  13 h 9 min

  1. YOW - BUR

$419 - $913

Fly Ottawa to Long Beach  •  13 h 53 min

  1. YOW - LGB

$309 - $609

Fly Ottawa to Santa Ana, train  •  13 h 26 min

  1. YOW - SNA

$213 - $369

Train to Toronto, fly to Los Angeles  •  12 h 51 min

  1. YYZ - LAX

$218 - $668

Train  •  2 days 11 h

$407 - $1,259

Bus  •  2 days 17 h

$274 - $791

Bus, train  •  3 days 0 h

$411 - $1,238

Drive  •  44 h 51 min

  1. 2830.2 miles

$370 - $550

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Air Canada, WestJet and three other airlines fly from Ottawa to Los Angeles every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Toronto, Windsor, Detroit Amtrak, and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 2 days 11 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Toronto, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
12 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Montreal, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Toronto, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Montreal, Denver
Ave. Duration
11 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Winnipeg, Denver
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Vancouver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
13 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,300
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Toronto, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,100
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
12 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Toronto, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Toronto, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Newark
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Toronto, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
13 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Toronto, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Long Beach via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Long Beach via Toronto, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Detroit, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Ottawa to Burbank via Philadelphia, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
13 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Long Beach via Philadelphia, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Philadelphia, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from Ottawa to Santa Ana via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles via Calgary
Ave. Duration
11 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Ottawa to Long Beach via Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ottawa to Long Beach via Chicago O'Hare, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
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 Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
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 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
47 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$200 - $330
Flexible
$390 - $550

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Los Angeles is 3800 km. The road distance is 4528 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $230 - $420 and takes 10 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Los Angeles is to fly which takes 10 h 25 min and costs $230 - $420.

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Los Angeles, Ca via Toronto, ON, Harrison & Jefferson and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to get from Ottawa to Los Angeles, including transfers.