Cheap flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles

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The best prices from Ottawa to Los Angeles are usually found in May or August, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to LAX flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
YOW - LAX
Price
C$ 434 - C$ 710
LAX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 123 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 434

From Ottawa to Los Angeles

One-way from

C$ 268

One-way flight from Ottawa to Los Angeles

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 Los Angeles?

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

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Ottawa to Los Angeles, book at least 53 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 18% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 529 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 599.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Ottawa to Los Angeles?

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 Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Ottawa in May are about C$ 490 on average during May, but can be found for as low as C$ 356.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Los Angeles (YOW - LAX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Ottawa to Los Angeles is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 19% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles in September, October 2021

The best prices found for YOW to LAX flights for September, October
22 Oct - 30 Oct
C$ 414pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
22 Oct - 30 Oct
C$ 417pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
27 Oct - 1 Nov
C$ 431pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Ottawa found for this year
12 Nov - 19 Nov
C$ 400pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
11 Nov - 21 Nov
C$ 404pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
22 Oct - 30 Oct
C$ 414pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Ottawa, departing today and this week
22 Sep - 28 Sep
C$ 536pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
25 Sep - 5 Oct
C$ 583pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
25 Sep - 6 Oct
C$ 589pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles
1:45 a.m. - 1:25 p.m.
United Airlines
2 stops
14h 40m
YOW - LAX
United Airlines
C$ 268
United
2:25 a.m. - 8:40 a.m.
Delta
1 stop
9h 15m
YOW - LAX
Delta
C$ 272
Delta
1:45 a.m. - 6:18 a.m.
Air Canada
1 stop
7h 33m
YOW - LAX
Air Canada
C$ 314
Air Canada

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Los Angeles

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

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

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles for under C$ 400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles for under C$ 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 363, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 424.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Los Angeles for under C$ 600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than C$ 600.

How popular is this Ottawa to Los Angeles flight route?

Within the past month, 1,291 users have taken a look at flights from Ottawa to Los Angeles.

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

Air Canada, at C$ 431, was found to be the cheapest airline from Ottawa to Los Angeles.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Delta and United Airlines. Air Canada is 12% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Air Canada, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as C$ 196. However, be on the lookout for offers from WestJet and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from Ottawa to Los Angeles for a low price.

COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Los Angeles from Ottawa?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Ottawa to Los Angeles

Most visitors from Ottawa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Los Angeles.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Ottawa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Ottawa are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Do I need a test to fly back to Ottawa from Los Angeles?

Returning to Ottawa from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Ottawa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Ottawa.

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Alternative routes for Ottawa to Los Angeles

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Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Los Angeles.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $0.79
Average temperature for September in Los Angeles
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Los Angeles
1.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 5 airlines flying from Ottawa to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Los Angeles 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$ 156 C$ 366 No cancel fee 60%
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Delta
C$ 181 C$ 372 No cancel fee N/A
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American Airlines
C$ 167 C$ 404 No cancel fee 71%
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United Airlines
C$ 208 C$ 442 No cancel fee 69%
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Air Canada
C$ 170 C$ 472 No cancel fee 67%
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