There are 10 ways to get from Ottawa to New Brunswick 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.

Recommended option

Fly Ottawa to Newark, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Newark (EWR) YOW - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick

$131 - $374

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to New Brunswick 100

$62 - $161

8 alternative options

Fly Ottawa to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 2 min

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

$115 - $435

Train to Montreal, fly to Newark  •  6 h 16 min

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

$145 - $387

Fly Ottawa to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Philadelphia (PHL) YOW - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak

$226 - $481

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 New Brunswick

$129 - $368

Train  •  14 h 38 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 New Brunswick

$97 - $268

Bus, train via New York, NY  •  21 h

  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 New York Penn Station to New Brunswick

$77 - $169

Bus, train  •  21 h 49 min

  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 New Brunswick

$97 - $289

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to New Brunswick 436.1 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and New Brunswick, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Ottawa to New Brunswick via Montreal, PQ, Montreal, Pq, New York, Ny, and New York Port Authority in around 13 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to New Brunswick via Montréal, Montreal Central Station, and New York Penn Station in around 14 h 38 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Newark via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Newark via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Montreal to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
$190 - $280
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 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
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
$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 Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and New Brunswick is 557 km. The road distance is 698 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to New Brunswick is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 7 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to New Brunswick is to fly and train which takes 4 h 47 min and costs $160 - $490.

No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at New Brunswick via Montreal Central Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 38 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at New Brunswick via Montreal, Pq and New York Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Ottawa to New Brunswick, including transfers.