There are 5 ways to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador by plane, bus, train, rideshare, car, ferry or car ferry

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 to Gander  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Gander (YQX) YOW - YQX

$346 - $1,319

Cheapest option

Fly to St Johns  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to St Johns (YYT) YOW - YYT

$167 - $857

3 alternative options

Fly to Deer Lake, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Deer Lake (YDF) YOW - YDF
  2. Take the bus from Deer Lake to Corner Brook

$293 - $1,015

Train, rideshare, drive, ferry, bus  •  39 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the rideshare from Montreal to Quebec
  3. Drive from Gare fluviale to North Sydney, NS
  4. Take the ferry from North Sydney, NS to Argentia
  5. Take the bus from Whitbourne to St. John’s MUN University Centre

$257 - $375

Drive, car ferry  •  34 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to North Sydney, NS
  2. Take the car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
  3. Drive from Port aux Basques to St. John's

$239 - $340

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and Porter Airlines fly from Ottawa to Gander hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via St Johns
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Halifax, Goose Bay
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Toronto, St Johns
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via London, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Charlottetown, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Montreal, St Johns
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via London, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Toronto, St Johns
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
DRL-LR
Website
drl-lr.com
Bus from Deer Lake to Corner Brook
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Bus from Whitbourne to St. John’s MUN University Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Ferry operators
Marine Atlantic
Phone
+1 800-341-7981
Website
marineatlantic.ca
Ferry from North Sydney, NS to Argentia
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$91 - $96
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Other operators
Ridesharing.com
Website
ridesharing.com
Rideshare from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
ridesharing.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Newfoundland and Labrador is 1396 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador is to fly which costs $210 - $1,100 and takes 5 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador is to fly which takes 5 h 7 min and costs $430 - $1,700.

It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador, including transfers.