Distance between Ottawa ON and Niagara Falls NY

The distance from Ottawa to Niagara Falls is 561 kilometers by road including 551 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 34 minutes and goes through Brockville, Kemptville, Cicero, Clay, Van Buren, Farmington and Henrietta.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Ottawa 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
416 54 km, 33 min
Kemptville 54 km 0:33 33 min 3.9 L
416 55 km, 33 min
Brockville 109 km 1:06 1 h 06 min 8.2 L
401 I 81 187 km, 1 h 51 min
Cicero 296 km 2:58 2 h 58 min 23.1 L
I 81 I 90 26 km, 14 min
Van Buren 322 km 3:12 3 h 12 min 25.2 L
I 90 81 km, 46 min
Farmington 403 km 3:59 3 h 59 min 31.8 L
I 90 28 km, 16 min
Henrietta 432 km 4:15 4 h 15 min 34.3 L
I 90 76 km, 43 min
Clarence 508 km 4:59 4 h 59 min 40.1 L
I 90 16 km, 09 min
Cheektowaga 523 km 5:08 5 h 08 min 41.7 L
I 90 I 290 38 km, 25 min
Niagara Falls 561 km 5:34 5 h 34 min 44.3 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Ottawa 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
416 54 km, 33 min
Kemptville 54 km 0:33 33 min 3.9 L
416 55 km, 33 min
Brockville 109 km 1:06 1 h 06 min 8.2 L
401 51 km, 33 min
Collins Landing 161 km 1:39 1 h 39 min 12.8 L
I 81 58 km, 33 min
Adams 219 km 2:13 2 h 13 min 17.1 L
I 81 29 km, 16 min
Lacona 247 km 2:29 2 h 29 min 19.3 L
I 81 24 km, 13 min
Parish 271 km 2:43 2 h 43 min 20.7 L
I 81 26 km, 14 min
Cicero 296 km 2:58 2 h 58 min 23.1 L
I 81 I 90 17 km, 09 min
Long Branch 314 km 3:08 3 h 08 min 25.0 L
I 90 8 km, 04 min
Van Buren 322 km 3:12 3 h 12 min 25.2 L
I 90 25 km, 14 min
Port Byron 347 km 3:27 3 h 27 min 27.6 L
I 90 6 km, 03 min
Montezuma 352 km 3:30 3 h 30 min 28.0 L
I 90 42 km, 24 min
Manchester Center 395 km 3:54 3 h 54 min 31.4 L
I 90 9 km, 04 min
Farmington 403 km 3:59 3 h 59 min 31.8 L
I 90 28 km, 16 min
Henrietta 432 km 4:15 4 h 15 min 34.3 L
I 90 67 km, 38 min
Pembroke 499 km 4:54 4 h 54 min 39.8 L
I 90 8 km, 04 min
Clarence 508 km 4:59 4 h 59 min 40.1 L
I 90 16 km, 09 min
Cheektowaga 523 km 5:08 5 h 08 min 41.7 L
I 90 I 290 8 km, 05 min
Amherst 532 km 5:13 5 h 13 min 42.5 L
I 290 I 190 29 km, 20 min
Niagara Falls 561 km 5:33 5 h 33 min 44.3 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Ottawa to Niagara Falls?

Fuel cost: 81.7 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 561 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.82 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Ottawa to Niagara Falls?

Driving time: 5 h 34 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 373 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 3 h 33 min
  • 150 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 29 min
  • 26 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 17 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 2 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 5 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Ottawa to Niagara Falls by land?

The distance between Ottawa and Niagara Falls is 561 km by road including 551 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Ottawa and Niagara Falls respectively.

How far is Ottawa to Niagara Falls by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Ottawa and Niagara Falls is 370 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Ottawa and Niagara Falls respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Ottawa from Niagara Falls by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 27 min to cover the distance of 370 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 40 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 Niagara Falls?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 32 min to cover the distance of 370 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 45 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 Niagara Falls?

The halfway point between Ottawa and Niagara Falls is Parish. It is located about 10 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Parish to Ottawa is 271 km and driving will take about 2 h 43 min. The road between Parish and Niagara Falls has length 290 km and will take approximately 2 h 50 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Cicero is in 296 km from Ottawa and 265 km from Niagara Falls
  • Long Branch is in 314 km from Ottawa and 247 km from Niagara Falls
  • Lacona is in 247 km from Ottawa and 314 km from Niagara Falls

Where is Ottawa in relation to Niagara Falls?

Ottawa is located 370 km north-east of Niagara Falls.

Ottawa has geographic coordinates: latitude 45.42111, longitude -75.69031.

Niagara Falls has geographic coordinates: latitude 43.10309, longitude -79.03026.

Which highway goes from Ottawa to Niagara Falls?

The route from Ottawa to Niagara Falls follows I 90, I 81.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 416: 75 km
  • 401: 58 km
  • I 290: 15 km
  • I 190: 13 km
  • 417: 12 km
  • 137: 4 km
  • US 62: 2 km
  • NY 324: 2 km
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