Cheap flights from Ottawa to Calgary

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The best prices from Ottawa to Calgary are usually found in August or July, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

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 2021: compare Ottawa to Calgary flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Calgary.
YOW - YYC
Price
C$ 356 - C$ 652
YYC
Temperature
-1 - 25 °C
YYC
Rainfall
11 - 113 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 356

From Ottawa to Calgary

One-way from

C$ 151

One-way flight from Ottawa to Calgary

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Ottawa to Calgary?

Users have found that flying from Ottawa to Calgary on a Saturday 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?

Users have found that booking a flight from Ottawa to Calgary at least 61 days early can save you up to 47% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Ottawa to Calgary for as little as C$ 455 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as C$ 573 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Calgary. Flights to Calgary from Ottawa in May are about C$ 384 on average during May, but can be found for as low as C$ 285.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Ottawa to Calgary at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 5% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Calgary in May, June 2021

The best prices found for YOW to YYC flights for May, June
2 Jun - 9 Jun
C$ 97pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
2 Jun - 9 Jun
C$ 107pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
23 Jun - 30 Jun
C$ 117pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Calgary 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Calgary from Ottawa found for this year
14 Aug - 21 Aug
C$ 93pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
2 Jun - 9 Jun
C$ 97pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
2 Jun - 9 Jun
C$ 107pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Direct flights to Calgary from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Calgary direct flight deals
5 Sep - 14 Sep
C$ 123pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
5 Sep - 12 Sep
C$ 130pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
17 Aug - 24 Aug
C$ 134pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Calgary

Late deals on round-trip flights to Calgary from Ottawa, departing today and this week
10 May - 10 May
C$ 778pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
14 May - 17 May
C$ 783pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
14 May - 17 May
C$ 789pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

One-way flights to Calgary from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Calgary
5:50 p.m. - 4:30 a.m.
Flair Airlines
1 stop
12h 40m
YOW - YYC
Flair Airlines
C$ 152
Kiwi.com
1:00 p.m. - 3:22 p.m.
WestJet
Direct
4h 22m
YOW - YYC
WestJet
C$ 423
WestJet
2:25 a.m. - 6:02 a.m.
Air Canada
2 stops
29h 37m
YOW - YYC
Air Canada
C$ 426

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Calgary

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Calgary for under C$ 123 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Calgary for under C$ 123. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 93, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 120.

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 Air Canada and WestJet. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Calgary for under C$ 123 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Ottawa to Calgary under C$ 123. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Calgary is less than C$ 150.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Calgary for under C$ 860?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Ottawa to Calgary within the next 7 days for less than C$ 860.

What days are direct flights available from Ottawa to Calgary?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday.

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

1 flight departure from Ottawa to Calgary per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Ottawa or Calgary?

The rainfall in Ottawa is generally same as the rainfall in Calgary. This will continue over the next 19 days.

Is Ottawa weather warmer or cooler than Calgary?

Temperatures around the 27 °C's can be experienced in July. The weather in Calgary is colder than in Ottawa. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Calgary?

There are many flights that can get you from Ottawa to Calgary in 4h 25m. Fly via Flair Airlines to get the fastest option. There are 2894 km between Ottawa and Calgary. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Ottawa to Calgary round-trip from C$ 94. This flight start at 82% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Flair Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 48. Users have also found prices from C$ 116 and C$ 138 on Flair Airlines and WestJet, respectively.

Alternative routes for Ottawa to Calgary

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Calgary

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Calgary.
Flight duration
4h 07m
Average temperature for May in Calgary
17.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Calgary
61.0 mm

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Airports servicing Calgary

Hourly flight availability from Ottawa to Calgary

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