Cheap flights from Ottawa to San Jose

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The best prices from Ottawa to San Jose are usually found in September or January, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to San Jose (SJO)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to SJO flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to San Jose flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Jose.
YOW - SJO
Price
C$ 454 - C$ 935
SJO
Temperature
28 - 30 °C
SJO
Rainfall
8 - 290 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 574

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 454

From Ottawa to San Jose

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 San Jose?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to San Jose. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 2% on flights from Ottawa to San Jose compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 613. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 613.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Ottawa to San Jose?

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to San Jose from Ottawa average C$ 601. You can even find prices in September for less than C$ 601, as users have found deals to San Jose from as low as C$ 364. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Jose from Ottawa. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 53%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to San Jose (YOW - SJO)?

When flying from Ottawa to San Jose, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 27% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to San Jose in April, May 2021

The best prices found for YOW to SJO flights for April, May
21 Apr - 25 May
C$ 563pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
16 Apr - 3 May
C$ 564pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
16 Apr - 3 May
C$ 565pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to San Jose 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Jose from Ottawa found for this year
15 Aug - 17 Aug
C$ 545pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
6 Jun - 11 Jun
C$ 547pp
YOW
Ottawa
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
21 Apr - 25 May
C$ 563pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to San Jose

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Jose from Ottawa, departing today and this week
21 Apr - 25 May
C$ 563pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
23 Apr - 12 May
C$ 565pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
SJO
San José Juan Santamaria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to San Jose

Can I find flights from Ottawa to San Jose for under C$ 628 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to San Jose for under C$ 628. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just C$ 545, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 758.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Ottawa to San José Juan Santamaria Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Ottawa to San José Juan Santamaria Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Ottawa to San José Juan Santamaria Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air Canada, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from Ottawa to San José Juan Santamaria Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to San Jose for under C$ 503 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Ottawa to San Jose, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to San Jose for under C$ 628?

There are currently 2+ open flights from Ottawa to San Jose within the next 7 days for less than C$ 628.

Does it rain more in Ottawa or San Jose?

Ottawa will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to San Jose over the next 16 days.

Is Ottawa weather warmer or cooler than San Jose?

Expect the weather to be around 30 °C on average in March. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in San Jose is generally hotter than in Ottawa.

How long is the flight from Ottawa to San Jose?

There are many flights that can get you from Ottawa to San Jose in 15h 32m. Fly via United Airlines or Air Canada to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to San Jose, with prices starting at C$ 546. Another option worth looking into is Air Canada, starting at C$ 786 round trip. These flights start at 14% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

Alternative routes for Ottawa to San Jose

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

Destination information for San Jose

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to San Jose.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = ₡478.07
Average temperature for April in San Jose
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in San Jose
45.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing San José

Top 5 airlines flying from Ottawa to San Jose

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to San Jose 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
Delta
C$ 188 C$ 214 No cancel fee N/A
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United Airlines
C$ 267 C$ 496 No cancel fee 69%
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WestJet
C$ 215 C$ 556 No cancel fee 60%
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American Airlines
C$ 278 C$ 577 No cancel fee 71%
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Air Canada
C$ 406 C$ 618 No cancel fee 67%
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