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Ottawa to Halifax Flights

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Selected fares from Ottawa to Halifax

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
YOW YHZ Fri, May 30 - Mon, Jun 2 $305
YOW YHZ Fri, May 9 - Sat, May 10 $312
YOW YHZ Thu, Jun 26 - Mon, Jun 30 $363
YOW YHZ Thu, Jun 26 - Mon, Jun 30 $889

Ottawa and Halifax airports and terminals

Airports in Ottawa ON, CA
map of airports in Ottawa
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    Ottawa McDonald Cartier International Airport (YOW)

    Distance from City Center: 6.7 miles

    Carriers for flights from YOW to YHZ

    Carriers
    Air Canada
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    Richards Field (MSS)

    Distance from City Center: 53.6 miles

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Airports in Halifax NS, CA
map of airports in Halifax
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    Halifax International (YHZ)

    Distance from City Center: 16.8 miles

    Carriers for flights from YOW to YHZ

    Carriers
    Air Canada
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Cheap flights from Ottawa to Halifax

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Featured Halifax Airport Hotels

Hotel only $126

Alt Hotel Halifax Stanfield

3 stars
4.8 / 5 5 reviews

40 Silver Dart Drive Map

...essential things that bring added value to your stay.Our "service light" approach allows us to offer guests a unique rate: the same price, every day, all year round!More than a stop at an... More

Hotel only $105

...free hot and cold breakfast, free overnight parking and free high speed wired and wireless internet access.Pet Size:under 40Lbs.2 pets/room.Taxes include 2 percent Direct Marketing Fee... More

Hotel only $97

Hilton Garden Inn Halifax Airport

3 stars
3.9 / 5 14 reviews

200 Pratt & Whitney Drive Map

The Hilton Garden Inn Halifax Airport hotel in Enfield, Nova Scotia, Canada is located only 4 km (2.5 miles) from the Halifax International Airport and 25 minutes from downtown Halifax.... More

Hotel only $117

...Situated in Fall River, less than 20 minutes from the Halifax Robert L. Stanfield International Airport, travelers love the convenient location and complimentary airport shuttle service.... More

...* Airport HALIFAX INTERNATIONAL APT - 16miles * HALI City - 8miles * Airport SYDNEY - 216miles * Airport YARMOUTH - 211miles... Located in Dartmouth, we are close to Halifax, the airport,... More

Hotel only $89

...Minutes from Halifax Stanfield International Airport, Burnside Business Park, downtown Dartmouth and downtown Halifax, the Hampton Inn & Suites puts you in the middle of all the action in... More

May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Ottawa to Halifax

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, May 30 Ottawa (YOW) Halifax (YHZ) Porter Airlines $305
Earn $3.05
Return Mon, Jun 2 Halifax (YHZ) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Ottawa to Halifax

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, May 28 Ottawa (YOW) Halifax (YHZ) Porter Airlines $279
Earn $2.79
Return Sat, May 31 Halifax (YHZ) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from Ottawa to Halifax

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 26 Ottawa (YOW) Halifax (YHZ) WestJet $363
Earn $3.63
Return Mon, Jun 30 Halifax (YHZ) Ottawa (YOW) WestJet

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Ottawa to Halifax

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 26 Ottawa (YOW) Halifax (YHZ) WestJet $363
Earn $3.63
Return Mon, Jun 30 Halifax (YHZ) Ottawa (YOW) WestJet
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July

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Ottawa to Halifax

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jul 3 Ottawa (YOW) Halifax (YHZ) Porter Airlines $373
Earn $3.73
Return Tue, Jul 8 Halifax (YHZ) Ottawa (YOW) Porter Airlines

Best one-week trip in July from Ottawa to Halifax

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jul 18 Ottawa (YOW) Halifax (YHZ) WestJet $377
Earn $3.77
Return Fri, Jul 25 Halifax (YHZ) Ottawa (YOW) WestJet
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Flights to Halifax

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.

Halifax Stanfield International Airport

If you're looking for cheap flights to Halifax, you can use Orbitz.com to find sales and low-cost airline tickets. The Halifax Stanfield International Airport is located at 1 Bell Blvd. in Enfield, Nova Scotia. The airport sits approximately 20 miles from downtown Halifax. Eight airlines service the airport: Air Canada, Air Saint Pierre, Continental Airlines, Delta, Porter, US Airways and WestJet.

Transportation From the Airport

You can take a taxicab from the airport into Halifax for around $50. Bus service is also available at a cost of $3.25 per trip, making it the cheapest option. However, the buses tend to get crowded. If you need a rental car during your stay, you can reserve one using Orbitz.com. The website also has packages that include rental cars and flights. Purchasing the two services together saves you money.

Climate in Halifax

Summer is considered peak travel season in Halifax. The temperatures stay in the mid-70s, and there isn't much rain. Winter temperatures average in the mid-20s. It's cold but is not as harsh as winter in other areas of Canada. The spring and fall have temperatures that average in the mid-50s. If you use Orbitz.com to book your trip during the spring or fall off-season, you'll save money.

Highlights and Attractions

Point Pleasant Park, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic and the Citadel National Historic Site are popular attractions in Halifax. If you book your trip on Orbitz.com, you can do more than find cheap flights to Halifax; you can also purchase tickets to local attractions and make reservations for guided tours.

Interesting facts about flights from Ottawa to Halifax

    • 5 direct flights are operating from Ottawa to Halifax today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 33m.
    • Air Canada flight 8820 (2:25 AM GMT, Canadair CRJ Series 705) is today's earliest available flight from Ottawa to Halifax.
    • Air Canada flight 118 (2:05 PM GMT, Embraer 190) is today's latest available flight from Ottawa to Halifax.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Ottawa to Halifax (Air Canada flight 8820, Canadair CRJ Series 705) takes 1h 32m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Ottawa to Halifax (Air Canada flight 118, Embraer 190) takes 1h 37m.
    • Flights from Ottawa McDonald Cartier International Airport (YOW), Richards Field (MSS) to Halifax International (YHZ) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Ottawa and Halifax

Equipment Carrier
Canadair CRJ Series 705 Air Canada
Airbus Industrie A319 Air Canada
Embraer 190 Air Canada
Canadair Regional Jet Air Canada
Embraer 175 Air Canada

Flight schedule for flights from Ottawa to Halifax on Sat, Apr 26, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Air Canada/Air Canada AC1119/AC626 YOW 7:00 PM YHZ 2:00 AM E90/E90 6hr 0min
Air Canada/Air Canada AC467/AC626 YOW 8:00 PM YHZ 2:00 AM E90/E90 5hr 0min
Air Canada AC8820 YOW 7:25 AM YHZ 9:57 AM CRA 1hr 32min
Air Canada/Air Canada AC479/AC602 YOW 6:00 AM YHZ 11:05 AM 321/E90 4hr 5min
Air Canada/Air Canada AC8770/AC8872 YOW 6:00 AM YHZ 11:40 AM CRJ/CRJ 4hr 40min
Air Canada/Air Canada AC8970/AC8872 YOW 6:50 AM YHZ 11:40 AM DH1/CRJ 3hr 50min
Porter Airlines PD247 YOW 9:25 AM YHZ 12:15 PM DH4 1hr 50min
Air Canada/Air Canada AC8970/AC8634 YOW 6:50 AM YHZ 12:24 PM DH1/CRA 4hr 34min
Air Canada/Air Canada AC479/AC606 YOW 6:00 AM YHZ 1:05 PM 321/E90 6hr 5min
Air Canada/Air Canada AC441/AC606 YOW 7:00 AM YHZ 1:05 PM 319/E90 5hr 5min
Air Canada/Air Canada AC199/AC606 YOW 8:00 AM YHZ 1:05 PM E90/E90 4hr 5min
Porter Airlines PD253 YOW 11:50 AM YHZ 2:40 PM DH4 1hr 50min
Air Canada AC8824 YOW 1:05 PM YHZ 3:37 PM CRJ 1hr 32min