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There are 6 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Ottawa by train, 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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Train, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON 5794

$65 - $226

5 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Montreal Central Station Adirondack
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa VIA Rail

$99 - $228

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Ottawa 404.1 miles

$50 - $80

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Ottawa  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Ottawa (YOW) LGA - YOW

$135 - $479

Train to Newark, fly to Ottawa  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ottawa (YOW) EWR - YOW

$147 - $405

Train to Albany, fly to Ogdensburg, bus  •  7 h 25 min

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

$75 - $148

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The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Ottawa is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Ottawa is to train and fly which costs $130 - $480 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie station to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station and arriving at Ottawa via Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 37 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Ottawa is 273 miles. The road distance is 404.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Ottawa without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 27 min and costs $60 - $230.

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to Ottawa train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Poughkeepsie to Ottawa train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Ottawa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Ottawa is 404 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Ottawa.

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  • Distance: 273 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to Ottawa via Montreal Central Station and Montréal in around 12 h 37 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Ottawa via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Ogdensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
EconomyPlus
$80 - $120
Business
$95 - $140
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$65 - $90
Business
$65 - $95
Train from Poughkeepsie to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Train from Poughkeepsie to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $27
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Bus from Prescott, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$21 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35

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Delta, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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