Cheap flights from Ottawa to Halifax

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Halifax (YHZ)
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The best prices from Ottawa to Halifax Intl are usually found in August or July, booked 34 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to Halifax (YHZ)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to YHZ flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Halifax flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Halifax.
YOW - YHZ
Price
C$ 173 - C$ 365
YHZ
Temperature
-5 - 19 °C
YHZ
Precipitation
92 - 141 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 466

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 221

From Ottawa to Halifax Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Halifax (YOW - YHZ)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Ottawa to Halifax at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Halifax from Ottawa. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 319 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 151. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 15% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Ottawa to Halifax at least 32 days early can save you up to 97% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 32 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Ottawa to Halifax for as little as C$ 456 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$ 675 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Halifax in December, January 2022

The best prices found for YOW to YHZ flights for December, January
28 Jan - 1 Feb
C$ 103pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
15 Jan - 17 Jan
C$ 134pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
28 Jan - 31 Jan
C$ 171pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Halifax 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Halifax from Ottawa found for this year
25 Dec - 29 Jan
C$ 208pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
25 Dec - 28 Jan
C$ 237pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
25 Dec - 28 Jan
C$ 276pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
WestJet
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa

Direct flights to Halifax from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Halifax direct flight deals
8 May - 12 May
C$ 98pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
28 Jan - 1 Feb
C$ 103pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
18 Feb - 25 Feb
C$ 126pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Halifax

Late deals on round-trip flights to Halifax from Ottawa, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 13 Dec
C$ 336pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
10 Dec - 14 Dec
C$ 375pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Porter Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
10 Dec - 12 Dec
C$ 400pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
Direct
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Porter Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

One-way flights to Halifax Intl from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Halifax
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Flair Airlines
Direct
1h 30m
YOW - YHZ
Flair Airlines
C$ 280
FlightNetwork
1:00 p.m. - 8:23 p.m.
WestJet
1 stop
6h 23m
YOW - YHZ
WestJet
C$ 306
6:00 a.m. - 8:52 a.m.
Porter Airlines
Direct
1h 52m
YOW - YHZ
Porter Airlines
C$ 315
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Halifax

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

Booking a flight from Ottawa (YOW) to Halifax Intl (YHZ) is your only option if you wish to fly from Ottawa to Halifax. On a typical day, there are 3 flights from Ottawa to Halifax Intl, all of which are around 1h 30m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 3 airlines when you book a flight from Ottawa to Halifax.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Porter Airlines, Air Canada, and WestJet flying from Ottawa to Halifax Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Halifax for under C$ 100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 98, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 184.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Ottawa to Halifax under C$ 100. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Halifax is less than C$ 221.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Halifax for under C$ 400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Ottawa to Halifax within the next 7 days for less than C$ 400.

How popular is this Ottawa to Halifax flight route?

Within the past month, 2,139 users have taken a look at flights from Ottawa to Halifax Intl.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Ottawa to Halifax round-trip?

Currently priced at C$ 98, Flair Airlines will fly you from Ottawa to Halifax and back. In addition to Flair Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from WestJet and Air Canada - these airlines can fly you to your destination from C$ 232 and C$ 267, respectively. You may be able to fly from Ottawa to Halifax for 69% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Flair Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 49. Users have also found prices from C$ 116 and C$ 172 on WestJet and Porter Airlines, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Ottawa to Halifax?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for C$ 118. While the most popular route (Ottawa - Halifax Intl) can be booked for C$ 87 on average our data indicates C$ 215 when flying from Ottawa to Halifax.

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

Air Canada, Porter Airlines and WestJet are the most popular airlines when flying from Ottawa to Halifax.

What are the most reliable airlines from Ottawa to Halifax?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Ottawa to Halifax on time: Air Canada (93%), Jazz (93%), Porter Airlines (83%).

Destination information for Halifax

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Halifax.
Flight duration from YOW to YHZ
1h 38m
Average temperature for December in Halifax
4.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Halifax
122.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Halifax

Top 3 airlines flying from Ottawa to Halifax Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Halifax choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
WestJet
C$ 154 C$ 348 No cancel fee 60%
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Porter Airlines
C$ 181 C$ 380 No cancel fee 52%
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Air Canada
C$ 262 C$ 401 No cancel fee 67%
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Hourly flight availability from Ottawa to Halifax

See what time of day planes typically take off from Ottawa towards Halifax.
Morning 6 AM to noon 53% of flight departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 46% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Ottawa to Halifax
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Ottawa to Halifax.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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