How to find the cheapest flight from Ottawa (YOW) to Basel (EAP)
All the information you need to plan the best YOW to EAP flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Basel flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Basel.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Basel (YOW - EAP)?
A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Ottawa to Basel at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 8% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.
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The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Basel
3:00 p.m. - 12:35 p.m.
YOW - BSL
12:00 p.m. - 12:10 p.m.
YOW - BSL
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From Ottawa to Basel
Which airlines flying from Ottawa to Basel have flexible changes due to COVID-19?
One of the carriers operating flights from Ottawa to Basel that may be offering flexible change policies is Air France. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.
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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Basel from Ottawa?
Information is based on travel restrictions from Ottawa to Basel
Most visitors from Ottawa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Basel.
COVID-19 testing requirements Visitors from Ottawa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 48 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Basel.
Quarantine requirements Visitors from Ottawa are not required to quarantine after entering Basel.
Documents Travel Declaration Form - Travelers must fill up an entry form before entering Switzerland. The form can be completed 48 hours before entry at the earliest. Children can be included in the form of an adult traveling with them.
Health Pass For Public Activity - Travelers aged 16 years and older must have proof of vaccination, recovery, or a negative test for COVID-19 in order to enter events, festivals, bars, restaurants, museums, and other venues and activities in Switzerland.
If you have been vaccinated, you can either show a Swiss COVID Certificate, EU Digital COVID Certificate, or a certificate that is compatible with the EU Digital Covid Certificate.
Travelers who have been vaccinated abroad with a vaccine approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and who are resident in or traveling to Switzerland are able to obtain a Swiss COVID certificate. This means that travelers who have been vaccinated abroad or have recovered abroad, such as tourists, can also participate in social activities in Switzerland. The documents can be submitted electronically.
Currently, only the certificates of countries using the EU Digital COVID Certificate are compatible with the Swiss system.
You will be issued with the COVID certificate on the application on paper or as a PDF document with a QR code. With the COVID Certificate app, you can host your COVID certificate on your mobile device.
If you are unvaccinated, you must have a test, and if the result is negative you can then be issued with a COVID certificate.
Do I need a test to fly back to Ottawa from Basel?
Returning to Ottawa from Basel
COVID-19 testing requirements Visitors from Basel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Ottawa.
Quarantine requirements Visitors from Basel are not required to quarantine after entering Ottawa.
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