Cheap flights from Ottawa to New York, NY

Flights starting at $188. Choose between Air Canada, Porter Airlines, or WestJet to find the best price.

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Cheapest one-way trip

$188

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$205

Cheapest round-trip

$285

Average round-trip

$330

Nonstop flights in December

$205 – $876

Round trips

Ottawa YOWNew York EWR

Air Canada

$311
Ottawa YOWNew York EWR

United Airlines

$318

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529 km
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Travelers usually depart from Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International, Ottawa Train Station, or Ottawa-Fallowfield Train station when they travel from Ottawa to New York. Book your trip to arrive at John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or Newark Penn Station. The distance between Ottawa and New York is 529 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air Canada, Porter Airlines, WestJet, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. Ottawa and New York have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Island, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Times Square, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, and Staten Island.

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Check-in for a flight from Ottawa to New York

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Air CanadaACAACYesNo
Porter AirlinesPOEPDYes0
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WestJetWJAWSNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 12/2022
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Most travellers from Ottawa, YOW can enter New York, JFK, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel through United States land border is allowed for vaccinated travellers
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travellers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travellers
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Ottawa to New York?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Ottawa and New York takes around 1.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Ottawa and New York?
The flight distance between Ottawa and New York is 529 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Ottawa and New York?
Several carriers operate flights between Ottawa and New York. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air Canada, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Ottawa?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Ottawa and Orlando, Las Vegas, Denver, Chicago, Miami, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Mexico City, Bogotá, Dallas, Phoenix, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Cancún, Houston, San Juan, Washington, D.C., Dhaka, Fort Lauderdale, London.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Kelowna, Quebec City, Victoria, Saskatoon, Lima.
Which airports are there in Ottawa?
Ottawa is mainly served by Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International. But there are other airports nearby, including Ottawa / Rockcliffe Airport.
What airports are near Ottawa?
The main airport in Ottawa is Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International. It is also served by Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International, Syracuse Hancock International, Plattsburgh International, Ogdensburg International, Massena International, Adirondack Regional, Kingston/Norman Rogers, Montreal Saint-Hubert Longueuil, Mont Tremblant International, Watertown International.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is John F. Kennedy International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Westchester County, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International.
What buses and trains depart from Ottawa?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Ottawa, including Via Rail Canada.
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