The driving time from Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport to Rochester, New York is:

4 hours, 48 minutes

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Average driving speed: 55.3 mph
Kilometers per hour: 89 km/h
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Driving time from YOW to Rochester, NY

How long is the drive from YOW to Rochester, NY? The total driving time is 4 hours, 48 minutes.

Your trip begins at Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport in Ottawa, Canada. It ends in Rochester, New York.

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Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport

City: Ottawa
Country: Canada
Category: airports

Rochester, New York

City: Rochester
State: New York
Country: United States
Category: cities

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