There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Utica by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus, train via Brockville, ON  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Brockville, ON
  2. Take the bus from Brockville, ON to Syracuse, NY
  3. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$52 - $187

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Bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Brockville, ON
  2. Take the bus from Brockville, ON to Syracuse, NY
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Utica, Ny 220 / ...

$42 - $150

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Train  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center

$96 - $255

Bus, train  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY 5355-5365-0311 / ...
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica VIA Rail / ...

$68 - $181

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Utica 216.2 miles

$28 - $45

Bus to Ogdensburg, fly to Albany, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Prescott, ON
  2. Fly from Ogdensburg (OGS) to Albany (ALB) OGS - ALB
  3. Take the train from Albany to Utica

$79 - $176

Fly Ottawa to Syracuse, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Syracuse (SYR) YOW - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica

$146 - $1,033

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Utica. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Utica, Ny via Brockville, ON, Regional Transportation Center and Syracuse, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ottawa to Utica. However, there are services departing from Ottawa and arriving at Utica Boehlert Transportation Center via Montreal Central Station and Schenectady Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 5 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Utica is 260 km. The road distance is 345.9 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Utica without a car is to bus and train which takes 7 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Ottawa to Utica, including transfers.

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

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Ottawa to Utica train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Ottawa station.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Utica is to bus which takes 7 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Ogdensburg Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Ottawa to Utica bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Utica, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Utica.
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  • Distance: 162.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Utica via Brockville, ON, Syracuse, NY, Regional Transportation Center, S State St & E Jefferson St, and Syracuse, Ny in around 7 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Utica via Montréal, Montreal Central Station, and Schenectady Amtrak in around 12 h 5 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Ogdensburg to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Albany to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Brockville, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Brockville, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $90
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
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Prescott, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35
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
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26

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Ottawa to Utica train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Utica Boehlert Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Utica is 346 km. It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to drive from Ottawa to Utica.

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Cape Air offers flights from Ogdensburg Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Utica. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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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 .

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