The cheapest times to fly from YYC to YOW are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 16th to May 6th
- May 28th to June 17th
- October 15th to December 9th
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from YYC to YOW is mid October. Prices can be as high as $656 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $392 for Tuesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Ottawa
Flying from Calgary (YYC) to Ottawa (YOW) will usually cost between $400 to $509 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $422. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $538. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $116 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $452 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YYC to YOW flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the YYC to YOW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the YYC to YOW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Calgary. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YOW, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into YYC. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Ottawa, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Calgary. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $51 (10%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $435. Return trip prices are from the YOW to YYC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from YYC to YOW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 12 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from YYC to YOW? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air North, Azores Airlines, China Eastern, Delta, Hainan, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport to Calgary International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1788 miles or 2877 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from YYC to YOW?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop YYC to YOW flight is about 4 hour 12 minutes.
How many flights go between Calgary and Ottawa?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from YYC to YOW.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Calgary International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport|
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