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Fly to Macdonald-Cartier International Airport

When you fly to Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) you ll arrive just six miles from the center of Ottawa, Canada s capital city, where you can soak up some culture in an extremely friendly atmosphere.

Historical attractions

One of Ottawa s main attractions is Parliament Hill, which is locally known as The Hill, is home to the Canadian Parliament buildings. You can tour the buildings and there is currently a daily Sound and Light show at Parliament Hill at 9.30pm.

Ottawa also has excellent museums, including the Canadian War Museum, the Canadian Museum of Civilization, and a Science and Technology Museum among others.

Out and About

Activities such as a cycle in Gatineau Park, a day trip to Quebec and the Haunted Walk of Ottawa tour are popular options for tourists of all ages, and ByWard market is a popular area to shop for fresh produce, flowers, maple syrup and lots more - it is also one of the city s hottest nightlife spots.

In the evening, head to Chinatown or Little Italy areas for excellent selections of food, or try one of the countless kebab, or schwarma restaurants... and also don t forget to try a local specialty, a fried pastry known as a Beaver Tail.

Frequently asked questions

Where can you fly to from Essendon Airport?
The majority of domestic travelers jet to Loorana, Lithgow or Wolgan Valley. Compare the airfares, score awesome deals and secure your dream vacation for less.
Does Essendon Airport (MEB) have a hotel?
Yes, you’ll be able to kick back and relax before your flight at the Hyatt Place Melbourne, Essendon Fields. Offering luggage storage services, business center facilities and 24-hour front desk services, this lavish hotel is just a stone’s throw from the departure gates at MEB.Nothing’s handier than basing yourself someplace just a short drive away, especially when you have an early flight. In addition to a great night’s sleep, you’ll be able to enjoy a pool table at the Skyways Hotel. If you decide to spend the night at the Punthill Essendon before your trip, you’ll have access to luggage storage services.
What airlines fly out of Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEB-Essendon)?
These leading domestic airlines fly from MEB and go to great lengths to give you an exceptional travel experience:

  • Sharp Airlines
  • Fly Corporate

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEB-Essendon)?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEB-Essendon) have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEB-Essendon) with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight from Melbourne, VIC Airport (MEB-Essendon) without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is MEB?
MEB is the IATA code for Essendon Airport (MEB). These three-letter codes help identify airports in all four corners of the world and are used primarily for flight planning and ticketing purposes.

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