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Airfares from $44 One Way, $87 Round Trip from Vancouver to Ottawa

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More About Flying To Ottawa from Vancouver

Route Information for Flights from Vancouver to Ottawa

Origin Airport IATA Code YVR
Destination Airport IATA Code YOW
Distance 2206 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air Canada, Asiana Airlines, Air New Zealand
Earliest Flight Arrival 12:00AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 9:35AM UTC

Find Cheap Flights from Vancouver to Ottawa

Vancouver International Airport

Orbitz.com can help you find low-cost flights from Vancouver for your next trip. Vancouver International Airport is located on Sea Island in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, about seven miles away from downtown Vancouver. It is the second-busiest airport in Canada and provides domestic and international service to destinations around the world. Over 40 airlines, including United and British Airways, are housed in its three terminals.

Airport Parking Information

The Vancouver International Airport offers short-term, economy and long-term parking. You can expect to pay $9.50 per hour for short-term parking, with a $32 maximum per day. The economy lot is $9.50 per hour, with a $23 daily maximum. Long-term parking is $15.75 per day and $102 weekly. You can receive a discount on your parking by paying at the self-serve kiosks located in the terminal.

Ground Transportation Information

There is access to the Canada Line, a rapid transit rail link, from both terminals. Metered taxis are available, and you can expect to pay about $30 for transport to downtown Vancouver. Not only can Orbitz.com help you find discount air travel, but it can also help you plan your ground transportation.

Vancouver Airport Restaurants

There are restaurants, bars, fast food places, fine dining and coffee bars available if you would like to get a bite to eat before your flight. Each terminal has a different selection of restaurants, including Monk's Grill, Euro Cafe, Pizza Hut and Subway. There are even meals that are packaged so that you can take them on your flight with you. Vancouver International Airport also has a variety of shops and stores, where you can buy anything from newspapers to chocolates. Keep checking Orbitz.com for sales on flights from Vancouver for your next trip.

Ottawa International Airport

Ottawa International Airport is located at 1000 Airport Way, approximately eight miles from downtown Ottawa. Fourteen airlines service the airport, including US Airways, WestJet, United Airlines and Thomas Cook Airlines. If you're looking for flights to Ottawa, Orbitz.com makes it easy to find cheap tickets. The website searches different flight combinations, so you can book a flight that fits your travel budget.

Transportation from the Airport

You can take a taxi from the airport to downtown Ottawa for approximately $29. Buses also run between the airport and downtown. You can purchase bus tickets from the Ground Transportation Desk on Level 1. If you'd rather have your own vehicle while you're in Ottawa, you can make reservations for a rental car using Orbitz.com. Five rental car companies are located in the Parkside, directly across from the terminal.

Climate in Ottawa

The summer months in Ottawa are warm and humid, with temperatures that range from 86 degrees Fahrenheit to 104 degrees Fahrenheit. The winter months are cold and the city sees a lot of snow and ice. You can expect temperatures to drop well below freezing at night and stay just above freezing during the day. If you want to have decent weather and avoid the peak travel time, use Orbitz.com to book your trip during the late spring or early fall.

Highlights and Attractions

The Canadian War Museum, the Parliament Buildings and the Canada Aviation and Space Museum are popular attractions in Ottawa. In addition to finding flights to Ottawa, you can use Orbitz.com to plan the itinerary of your trip and purchase tickets to local attractions.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Vancouver to Ottawa now?
If you’re concerned about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when flying from Vancouver to Ottawa, check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Vancouver to Ottawa?
There are 3 airlines that fly nonstop from Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.) to Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport (YOW), so get ready to hit that beautiful “book” button. One of these popular carriers will have your ideal flight:

  • Air Canada
  • WestJet
  • Flair Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Vancouver to Ottawa?
The shortest flight time from Vancouver to Ottawa is 4 hours and 49 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to indulge in a tipple or lose yourself in a good book.
What airlines fly from Vancouver to Ottawa most frequently?
Air Canada (AC) is one of the airlines with the most flights from Vancouver Intl. Airport (YVR) to Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.). It offers 60 flights on this route each month. Taking a vacation is one of life’s greatest pleasures, and this airline will get you where you need to go. If you need some more options, take a look at the prices with WestJet (WS), which operates 30 flights from Vancouver to Ottawa each month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Ottawa?
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 to Ottawa 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 to Ottawa with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Ottawa 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 the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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