The distance between New York to Ottumwa is 960.56 miles or 1545.48 km. A train trip from New York to Ottumwa typically takes 32 hours and 28 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottumwa faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 28 hours and 13 minutes to get from New York to Ottumwa.
Going from New York to Ottumwa by train takes over 32 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Monday trains from New York to Ottumwa are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Ottumwa. One train carrier operates regular service on the New York to Ottumwa route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between New York to Ottumwa, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from New York to Ottumwa, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from New York to Ottumwa, which start at $127.00.
Amtrak train tickets from New York to Ottumwa start from $126.00, and on average cost $189.34. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Ottumwa. Amtrak in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Ottumwa trains arrive at 210 W Main St,
From New York to Ottumwa train travel on Amtrak takes 32 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottumwa faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 28 hours and 13 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $224.03 for a one-way train ticket to Ottumwa.