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Ottawa to Chicago Flights

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Selected fares from Ottawa to Chicago

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
YOW CHI Fri, Nov 14 - Mon, Nov 17 $363
YOW CHI Fri, Nov 14 - Mon, Nov 17 $448
YOW CHI Fri, Nov 14 - Mon, Nov 17 $492
YOW CHI Thu, Oct 16 - Mon, Oct 20 $548
YOW CHI Fri, Nov 14 - Mon, Nov 17 $568
YOW CHI Thu, Oct 16 - Mon, Oct 20 $595
YOW CHI Fri, Nov 14 - Mon, Nov 17 $738

Ottawa and Chicago airports and terminals

Airports in Ottawa ON, CA
map of airports in Ottawa
  • 1

    Ottawa McDonald Cartier International Airport (YOW)

    Distance from City Center: 6.7 miles

    Carriers for flights from YOW to CHI

    Carriers
    Air Canada, American Airlines, United Airlines
  • 2

    Richards Field (MSS)

    Distance from City Center: 53.6 miles

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Airports in Chicago IL, US
map of airports in Chicago
  • 1

    Midway Airport (MDW)

    Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles

  • 2

    O'Hare Airport (ORD)

    Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from YOW to ORD

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Air Canada, United Airlines
    Terminal 2 Air Canada, United Airlines
    Terminal 3 American Airlines
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Cheap flights from Ottawa to Chicago

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Chicago Airport Hotels

Hotel only $139

Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport

4 stars
3.9 / 5 123 reviews

O'Hare International Airport Map

Park & Fly - Includes up to 3 nights valet parking

...This O'Hare airport hotel is located in Terminal 2 and is within walking distance to all O'Hare Airport's domestic terminals.... More

Hotel only $137

Holiday Inn Express & Suites CHICAGO-MIDWAY AIRPORT

3 stars
4.1 / 5 42 reviews

6500 South Cicero Avenue Map

Exceptional Hotel Near Chicago Midway Airport Searching for hotels near the best sights in downtown Chicago?... More

Hotel only $144

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago/Midway Airport

3 stars
3.6 / 5 14 reviews

6530 S. Cicero Avenue Map

Complimentary wired and Wi-Fi Internet Access

...Advance Purchase Rate online!The Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Midway Airport in Chicago is located on the Midway Hotel Center campus just two blocks south of the Chicago Midway Airport and the... More

Hotel only $135

Hampton Inn Chicago-Midway Airport

2 stars
3.8 / 5 17 reviews

6540 S. Cicero Ave. Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

...And no matter what time your flight got in or is going out, we're here to pick you up or drop you off.... land here and let your vacation take off...welcome to the Hampton Inn Chicago-Midway... More

Hotel only $179

Chicago Marriott Midway

3 stars
3.7 / 5 7 reviews

6520 South Cicero Avenue Map

Rate includes breakfast

...WiFi-equipped guest rooms at our Chicago Midway Airport hotel are recently renovated and offer soundproof windows, 32" flat-screen TVs and room service.... Perfect for business travel and... More

Hotel only $109

Sheraton Chicago O’Hare Airport Hotel

4 stars
4.0 / 5 109 reviews

6501 N. Mannheim Road Map

Save 40% on your stay

...Complimentary shuttle service to and from O'Hare Airport is available 24 hours a day.... Our all-suite hotel is conveniently located minutes from O'Hare International Airport, Donald E. Stephens... More

October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Ottawa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 16 Ottawa (YOW) Chicago (MDW) Porter Airlines $447
Earn $4.47
Return Mon, Oct 20 Chicago (MDW) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Ottawa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 9 Ottawa (YOW) Chicago (MDW) Porter Airlines $426
Earn $4.26
Return Thu, Oct 16 Chicago (MDW) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Ottawa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 9 Ottawa (YOW) Chicago (MDW) Porter Airlines $426
Earn $4.26
Return Thu, Oct 16 Chicago (MDW) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Ottawa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Nov 14 Ottawa (YOW) Chicago (MDW) Porter Airlines $363
Earn $3.63
Return Mon, Nov 17 Chicago (MDW) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Ottawa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Nov 8 Ottawa (YOW) Chicago (MDW) Porter Airlines $363
Earn $3.63
Return Tue, Nov 18 Chicago (MDW) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines
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December

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Ottawa to Chicago

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Dec 20 Ottawa (YOW) Chicago (MDW) Porter Airlines $468
Earn $4.68
Return Tue, Dec 30 Chicago (MDW) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines
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Cheap Flights from Ottawa to Chicago

Ottawa International Airport

Finding a bargain on cheap flights from Ottawa, Canada, is simple with Orbitz.com. Fourteen different airlines serve the airport, which is located just a few miles south of downtown Ottawa. The airport also has a luggage storage service for passengers needing to keep items safe while they are away.

Parking at the Airport

There is plenty of short-term and long-term parking available at Ottawa International Airport. Parking for less than 15 minutes is free of charge. After that, the cost is $2 for every 15 minutes until you reach the daily maximum of $19. It only takes about two minutes to walk to the airport from the short-term parking area, and seven minutes to walk from the long-term parking spaces.

Transportation to the Airport

There are several options for getting to the airport, including on-demand limousine service, taxi service and the OC Transpo public transportation system, which has buses that stop at the arrivals area of the airport.

Dining at the Airport

While waiting for your flight to depart, you can enjoy snacks, beverages and meals in the food court areas that are located at the presecurity and postsecurity points. The presecurity food court area includes Harvey's, Rideau Bar and Grill, and Tim Horton's. Postsecurity options are more varied, including Starbucks Coffee, Second Cup News Café, and Sbarro. There is also a Grab and Go area, which has cold drinks and sandwiches available. Print your tickets after booking cheap flights from Ottawa on Orbitz.com to gain access to the postsecurity food and beverage options.

Airports in Chicago

Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.

Transportation from the Airport

Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.

Weather in Chicago

Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.

Highlights and Attractions

Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.

Interesting facts about flights from Ottawa to Chicago

    • 8 direct flights are operating from Ottawa to Chicago today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 8m.
    • Air Canada flight 2931 (2:55 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's earliest available flight from Ottawa to Chicago.
    • Air Canada flight 2889 (9:19 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's latest available flight from Ottawa to Chicago.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Ottawa to Chicago (Air Canada flight 2889, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 2h 8m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Ottawa to Chicago (Air Canada flight 2931, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 2h 10m.
    • Flights from Ottawa McDonald Cartier International Airport (YOW), Richards Field (MSS) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Ottawa and Chicago

Equipment Carrier
Embraer 170 United Airlines, Air Canada
Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145 United Airlines, Air Canada
Canadair Regional Jet 700 Air Canada, United Airlines
Canadair Regional Jet Air Canada, United Airlines
Embraer RJ145 American Airlines
Embraer RJ140 American Airlines