There are 8 ways to get from Ottawa to Pennsylvania by plane, train, night bus, bus or car

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Fly Ottawa to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Philadelphia (PHL) YOW - PHL
  2. Take the train from University City to Clifton-Aldan

$205 - $437

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Bus Trailways New York  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa Nyc

$82 - $160

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Train to Montreal, fly to Philadelphia  •  6 h 31 min

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

$213 - $649

Fly Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City, night bus, bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  2. Take the night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa

$125 - $404

Train  •  14 h 55 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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$169 - $472

Bus, train  •  23 h 7 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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station

$168 - $479

Bus via S State St & E Jefferson St  •  23 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Scranton, Pa 212
  4. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa 201

$89 - $226

Drive  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Philadelphia 450.1 miles

$55 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Pennsylvania. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Montreal, QC and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 3 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Pennsylvania is 520 km. The road distance is 720.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Pennsylvania without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Ottawa to Pennsylvania, including transfers.

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Ottawa to Pennsylvania bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Ottawa, ON station.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Pennsylvania is to bus which takes 13 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 32 min.

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Ottawa to Pennsylvania bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Pennsylvania is 720 km. It takes approximately 7 h 49 min to drive from Ottawa to Pennsylvania.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Ottawa Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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  • Distance: 325.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Pennsylvania, USA?

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Montreal, PQ, Montreal, QC, New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York, Ny in around 13 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Montréal, Montreal Central Station, New York Penn Station, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, and 30th St Station - MFL in around 14 h 55 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
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 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Syracuse to New York
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $150
Business
$110 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
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
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $65
Online Fare
$55 - $85
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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