Cheap flights from Ottawa to Calgary

YOW — YYC
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The best prices from Ottawa to Calgary are usually found in May or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Ottawa (YOW) to Calgary (YYC)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to YYC flight in 2022: compare Ottawa to Calgary flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Calgary.

YOW - YYC

Price

C$ 172 - C$ 425

YYC

Temperature

-7 - 17 °C

YYC

Rainfall

9 - 94 mm

Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 39% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop
Round-trip fromC$ 233From Ottawa to Calgary
One-way fromC$ 192One-way flight from Ottawa to Calgary

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Ottawa to Calgary?

Users have found that flying from Ottawa to Calgary on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Ottawa to Calgary?

To save on the cost of your flight from Ottawa to Calgary, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 68% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 435 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 614.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Ottawa to Calgary?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in August. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Calgary. Flights to Calgary from Ottawa in May are about C$ 350 on average during May, but can be found for as low as C$ 124.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Calgary (YOW - YYC)?

When flying from Ottawa to Calgary, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 36% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Calgary in December, January 2022

The best prices found for YOW to YYC flights for December, January
1 Dec. - 8 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 128

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/11

6 Dec. - 13 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 131

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/11

1 Dec. - 11 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 138

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/11

Ottawa to Calgary 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Calgary from Ottawa found for this year
29 Nov. - 13 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 122

Flair Airlines

Deal found 28/11

1 Dec. - 8 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 128

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/11

29 Nov. - 6 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 130

Flair Airlines

Deal found 28/11

Cheap Flair Airlines flights from Ottawa to Calgary

9 Feb. - 14 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 97

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/11

9 Feb. - 14 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 99

Flair Airlines

Deal found 28/11

2 Feb. - 5 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 100

Flair Airlines

Deal found 28/11

Cheap Air Canada flights from Ottawa to Calgary

8 Dec. - 14 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 41m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 57m
C$ 487

Air Canada

Deal found 29/11

10 Dec. - 17 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 40m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 57m
C$ 509

Air Canada

Deal found 1/12

10 Dec. - 1 Jan.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 41m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

6h 41m
C$ 552

Air Canada

Deal found 28/11

Direct flights to Calgary from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Calgary direct flight deals
9 Feb. - 14 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 97

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/11

9 Feb. - 14 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 99

Flair Airlines

Deal found 28/11

2 Feb. - 5 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 100

Flair Airlines

Deal found 28/11

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Calgary

Late deals on round-trip flights to Calgary from Ottawa, departing today and this week
6 Dec. - 13 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 131

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/11

6 Dec. - 11 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 55m
C$ 142

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/11

8 Dec. - 18 Dec.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
YYC

Calgary

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 57m
C$ 256

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 28/11

One-way flights to Calgary from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Calgary
17 Jan.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
C$ 50

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/11

15 Jan.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
C$ 53

Flair Airlines

Deal found 28/11

2 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 30m
C$ 57

Flair Airlines

Deal found 28/11

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Ottawa to Calgary flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Ottawa to Calgary?

Calgary is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Calgary from Ottawa. Booking flights from Ottawa (YOW) to Calgary (YYC) should be relatively easy as there are 3 daily flights to Calgary from 4 different airlines. 4h 23m is how long a flight from Ottawa to Calgary will take if you book a nonstop flight.

Which airlines flying from Ottawa to Calgary have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Ottawa to Calgary that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Flair Airlines, Air Canada, and WestJet. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Calgary for under C$ 100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Calgary for under C$ 100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 97, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 162.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Calgary for under C$ 100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Ottawa to Calgary under C$ 100. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Calgary is less than C$ 184.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Calgary for under C$ 200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Ottawa to Calgary within the next 7 days for less than C$ 200.

What days are direct flights available from Ottawa to Calgary?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Thursday.

How popular is this Ottawa to Calgary flight route?

Within the past month, 4,958 users have taken a look at flights from Ottawa to Calgary.

How many flights depart from Ottawa to Calgary on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 2 flights from Ottawa to Calgary a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Calgary?

Flair Airlines can get you from Ottawa to Calgary in just under 4h 30m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. The distance between Ottawa and Calgary is about 2894 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Ottawa to Calgary round-trip?

Flair Airlines, at C$ 97, was found to be the cheapest airline from Ottawa to Calgary.. Flair Airlines is priced at 72% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Ottawa to Calgary one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as C$ 50 on Flair Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Air Canada from C$ 128 and WestJet from C$ 130 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Ottawa to Calgary?

Air Canada, Flair Airlines and Juneyao Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Ottawa to Calgary.

What are the most reliable airlines from Ottawa to Calgary?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Ottawa to Calgary consider choosing Flair Airlines (89%), Air Canada (78%) or WestJet (71%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Ottawa to Calgary?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for C$ 65. While the most popular route (Ottawa - Calgary) can be booked for C$ 99 on average our data indicates C$ 1,511 when flying from Ottawa to Calgary.

Alternative routes for Ottawa to Calgary

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Ottawa to Edmontonfrom C$ 108 pp
London to Calgaryfrom C$ 281 pp
London to Edmontonfrom C$ 331 pp
Windsor to Calgaryfrom C$ 627 pp
Kingston to Calgaryfrom C$ 683 pp

Top 4 airlines flying from Ottawa to Calgary

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Calgary choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapestC$ 19AverageC$ 36FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Flair AirlinesCheapestC$ 69AverageC$ 220FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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WestJetCheapestC$ 107AverageC$ 345FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%COVID-19 safety
Search WestJet flights
Air CanadaCheapestC$ 143AverageC$ 464FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Ottawa to Calgary

See what time of day planes typically take off from Ottawa to Calgary
28%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
12%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
60%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Ottawa to Calgary

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Ottawa to Calgary
Sunday4daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday4daily flights
Thursday4daily flights
Friday2daily flights
Saturday2daily flights