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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Ottawa (YOW)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to Ottawa (Philadelphia International Airport – Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport) is 377 miles / 606 kilometers / 327 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ottawa (YOW) is 444 miles / 714 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Ottawa.

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW).

How far is Ottawa from Philadelphia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Ottawa. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 376.859 miles
  • 606.496 kilometers
  • 327.481 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 377.228 miles
  • 607.089 kilometers
  • 327.802 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

B Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International Airport
City: Ottawa
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YOW
ICAO Code: CYOW
Coordinates: 45°19′20″N, 75°40′9″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Philadelphia and Ottawa.

Time Difference

Philadelphia, PA

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Ottawa

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 80 kg (177 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philadelphia (PHL) → Ottawa (YOW).

Distance:
377
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
377

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