Distance between Ottawa ON and New York NY
The distance from Ottawa to New York is 716 kilometers by road including 698 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 7 hours and 15 minutes and goes through Brockville, Syracuse, Binghamton and Scranton.
Shortest distance by air  540 km ✈️ 
Car route length  716 km 🚗 
Driving time  7 h 15 min 
Fuel amount  57.3 L 
Fuel cost  98.5 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Ottawa  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
416 54 km, 33 min


Kemptville  54 km  33 min  3.9 L  
416 55 km, 33 min


Brockville  109 km  1 h 06 min  8.2 L  
401 I 81 187 km, 1 h 51 min


Cicero  296 km  2 h 58 min  23.1 L  
I 81 17 km, 10 min


Syracuse  313 km  3 h 08 min  24.6 L  
I 81 17 km, 10 min


Onondaga  330 km  3 h 18 min  25.5 L  
I 81 32 km, 18 min


Cortland  362 km  3 h 37 min  28.6 L  
I 81 68 km, 39 min


Binghamton  429 km  4 h 16 min  34.1 L  
I 81 87 km, 51 min


Scranton  517 km  5 h 08 min  41.1 L  
I 81 I 80 199 km, 2 h 06 min


New York  716 km  7 h 14 min  56.8 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Ottawa to New York?
Fuel cost: 98.5 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 716 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.72 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Ottawa to New York?
Driving time: 7 h 15 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 36 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 19 min
 407 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 3 h 53 min
 154 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 32 min
 55 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 37 min
 14 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 10 min
 38 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 28 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 72 km/h = 2 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 2 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 5 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Ottawa to New York by land?
The distance between Ottawa and New York is 716 km by road including 698 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Ottawa and New York respectively.
How far is Ottawa to New York by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Ottawa and New York is 540 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Ottawa and New York respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Ottawa from New York by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 40 min to cover the distance of 540 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 27 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.
How long is a helicopter ride from Ottawa to New York?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 15 min to cover the distance of 540 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 34 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.
What city is halfway between Ottawa and New York?
The halfway point between Ottawa and New York is Cortland. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Cortland to Ottawa is 362 km and driving will take about 3 h 37 min. The road between Cortland and New York has length 354 km and will take approximately 3 h 37 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Ottawa in relation to New York?
Ottawa is located 540 km northwest of New York.
Ottawa has geographic coordinates: latitude 45.42111, longitude 75.69031.
New York has geographic coordinates: latitude 40.7306, longitude 73.98658. Click here to see New York on map.
Which highway goes from Ottawa to New York?
The route from Ottawa to New York follows I 81, I 80.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 416: 75 km
 401: 58 km
 I 380: 44 km
 NJ 3: 15 km
 417: 12 km
 US 6: 10 km
 NY 17: 7 km
 US 209: 6 km
 US 46: 6 km
 I 84: 6 km
 NJ 495: 4 km
 137: 4 km
 US 206: 2 km
 NJ 3 Eastbound: 1 km
 NY 495: 1 km