There are 5 ways to get from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa 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  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Ottawa (YOW) SYR - YOW

$125 - $960

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY - Airport to Massena, NY
  2. Take the bus from Cornwall, ON to Ottawa, ON 5840 / 5841

$42 - $75

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY - Airport to Gouverneur, NY
  2. Take the train from Brockville to Ottawa VIA Rail

$52 - $110

Bus, train via Fallowfield  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY - Airport to Gouverneur, NY
  2. Take the train from Brockville to Fallowfield VIA Rail

$54 - $113

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa 189.1 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Syracuse Airport (SYR) and Ottawa is 161 miles. The road distance is 189.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 57 min and costs $50 - $110.

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Map of how to get from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 161 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Syracuse Airport (SYR), USA and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

Air Canada, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Syracuse Airport (SYR) to Ottawa via Massena, NY and Cornwall, ON in around 6 h 41 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Syracuse to Ottawa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Brockville to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from Brockville to Fallowfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$30 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY - Airport to Gouverneur, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY - Airport to Massena, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Cornwall, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35

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