There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Utica by bus, train, night bus, 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  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny 277

$58 - $139

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Train  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station
  3. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Utica

$111 - $348

Bus, train  •  15 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY 5355-5365-0311
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center Lake Shore Limited / ...

$68 - $165

Train, night bus, bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny 277

$73 - $187

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Utica 216.2 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Ottawa to Syracuse, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Syracuse (SYR) YOW - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center

$146 - $1,017

Bus to Ogdensburg, fly to Albany, bus  •  7 h 19 min

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

$65 - $128

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The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Utica is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Utica is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4 h 9 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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It takes approximately 10 h 37 min to get from Ottawa to Utica, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Utica. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Utica, Ny via Montreal, Pq and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 37 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 via Toronto and Niagara Falls Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Utica via Montreal, PQ, Montreal, Pq, and Albany, Ny in around 10 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Utica via Toronto and Niagara Falls Station in around 12 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
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 Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Syracuse via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 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 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Ogdensburg to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
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
$28 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$40 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Niagara Falls Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $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
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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 Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35

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