There are 6 ways to get from Ottawa to Virginia Beach by plane, bus, train or car

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 Norfolk  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Norfolk (ORF) YOW - ORF

$173 - $1,227

Cheapest option

Bus via Buffalo  •  30 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$100 - $246

4 alternative options

Fly to Newport News, line 112 bus, line 961 bus, line 960 bus  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Newport News (PHF) YOW - PHF
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
  3. Take the line 961 bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
  4. Take the line 960 bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th

$147 - $1,207

Bus  •  22 h 48 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 Norfolk, Va 903 / ...

$113 - $227

Train  •  24 h 4 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 Washington Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak

$293 - $799

Drive  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Virginia Beach 708 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 13 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Virginia Beach is to fly which costs $220 - $1,600 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Parks & 20Th via Montreal, QC, New York, Ny and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 48 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Virginia Beach is 952 km. The road distance is 1132.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Virginia Beach without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 48 min and costs $140 - $300.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Ottawa to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 6 h 45 min and costs $220 - $1,600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $300 and takes 22 h 48 min, you could also train, which costs $380 - $1,100 and takes 24 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 595 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Ottawa to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Virginia Beach via Montreal, PQ, Montreal, QC, New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Norfolk, Va, and Wood & Church in around 22 h 48 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Norfolk via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Norfolk via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Newport News via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Newport News via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Newport News via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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
Amtrak
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.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
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$55 - $85
Refundable
$60 - $90
Trailways New York
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
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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 New York, Ny to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo to Washington
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Book at
megabus.com

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