There are 8 ways to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador by plane, bus, train, car, car ferry, rideshare or ferry

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 Gander  •  5 h 39 min

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

$345 - $1,318

Cheapest option

Fly Ottawa to St Johns  •  7 h 23 min

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

$167 - $857

6 alternative options

Fly Ottawa to Deer Lake, bus  •  7 h 53 min

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

$292 - $1,015

Train to Montreal, fly to Gander  •  8 h 19 min

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

$313 - $1,200

Train to Montreal, fly to St Johns  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Dorval
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to St Johns (YYT) YUL - YYT

$205 - $789

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Rockland, ME
  4. Drive from Rockland, ME to North Sydney, NS
  5. Take the car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
  6. Take the bus from Port aux Basques to St. John’s MUN University Centre

$277 - $462

Train, rideshare, drive, ferry, bus  •  39 h 57 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

$254 - $371

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

$238 - $339

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador is to fly which costs $210 - $1,200 and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador is to fly which costs $440 - $1,800 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Ottawa Airport to Gander Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 22 min and has one stopover.

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Newfoundland and Labrador is 1 h 30 min ahead of Ottawa. It is currently 7:52 AM in Ottawa and 9:22 AM in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Air Canada offers flights from Ottawa Airport to Gander Airport.

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The nearest airport to Newfoundland and Labrador is Goose Bay (YYR) Airport which is 78.1 km away. Other nearby airports include Postville (YSO) (153.3 km) and Hopedale (YHO) (192 km).

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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 $4.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Newfoundland and Labrador.
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  • Distance: 872.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

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 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Toronto, St Johns
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Charlottetown, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Gander via Montreal, St Johns
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via London, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Moncton, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Gander via St Johns
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Charlottetown, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Gander via St John, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Toronto, St Johns
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Moncton, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Gander via Fredericton, Halifax
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to St Johns
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Montreal to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Montreal to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Deer Lake via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to St Johns via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
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
$50 - $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
Bus operators
DRL-LR
Website
drl-lr.com
Bus from Deer Lake to Corner Brook
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Bus from Port aux Basques to St. John’s MUN University Centre
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
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
$12 - $16
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
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 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Ferry operators
Marine Atlantic
Phone
+1 800-341-7981
Website
marineatlantic.ca
Car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Ferry from North Sydney, NS to Argentia
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$88 - $93
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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