Cheap flights from Ottawa to Montreal

The best prices from Ottawa to Montreal are usually found in August or December, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Ottawa to Montreal

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

YOW - YMQ

Price

C$ 315 - C$ 960

YMQ

Temperature

-9 - 22 °C

YMQ

Precipitation

64 - 111 mm

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 45% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 395

From Ottawa to Montreal (YMQ)

One-way from

C$ 209

One-way flight from Ottawa to Montreal (YMQ)

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

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Ottawa to Montreal. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Montreal.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Ottawa to Montreal at least 27 days early can save you up to 185% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 27 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Ottawa to Montreal for as little as C$ 667 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$ 1,211 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Montreal from Ottawa with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 660. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as C$ 177. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of November.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Montreal (YOW - YMQ)?

It’s optimal to fly from Ottawa to Montreal in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 16% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Montreal in January, February 2022

The best prices found for YOW to YMQ flights for January, February
18 Feb. - 12 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

12h 35m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

8h 15m
C$ 344

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

18 Feb. - 12 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

14h 35m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

2 stops

29h 55m
C$ 439

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

21 Jan. - 28 Jan.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

27h 10m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

2 stops

30h 10m
C$ 621

Flair Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

Ottawa to Montreal 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Montreal from Ottawa found for this year
18 Feb. - 12 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

12h 35m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

8h 15m
C$ 344

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

26 Mar. - 27 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

24h 50m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

32h 40m
C$ 389

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

18 Feb. - 12 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

14h 35m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

2 stops

29h 55m
C$ 439

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 21.1.22

Direct flights to Montreal from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Montreal direct flight deals
26 Mar. - 27 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

0h 49m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 44m
C$ 903

Air Canada

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Deal found 19.1.22

18 Feb. - 12 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

0h 49m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 46m
C$ 921

Air Canada

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Deal found 21.1.22

2 Feb. - 4 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

0h 48m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 46m
C$ 1,038

Air Canada

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Deal found 19.1.22

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Montreal

Late deals on round-trip flights to Montreal from Ottawa, departing today and this week
31 Jan. - 1 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

7h 20m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

2 stops

27h 35m
C$ 722

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

31 Jan. - 1 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

12h 30m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 49m
C$ 1,107

Air Canada

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Deal found 19.1.22

31 Jan. - 1 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

0h 48m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 46m
C$ 1,127

Air Canada

View Deal

Deal found 19.1.22

One-way flights to Montreal All airports from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Montreal
25 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

27h 10m
C$ 170

Flair Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

5 May
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

22h 55m
C$ 179

Flair Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

5 May
YOW

Ottawa

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

24h 00m
C$ 206

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Ottawa to Montreal?

Ottawa (YOW), located 10.6 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Ottawa to Montreal. 2 airlines have flights from Ottawa to Montreal on a regular basis. Booking flights from Ottawa to Montreal should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 7 outbound flights to Montreal per day.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Ottawa to Montreal 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Montreal for under C$ 400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 344, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 906.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Montreal for under C$ 1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Ottawa to Montreal under C$ 1,000. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Montreal is less than C$ 1,023.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Montreal for under C$ 800?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Ottawa to Montreal within the next 7 days for less than C$ 800.

What days are direct flights available from Ottawa to Montreal?

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

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

13 flight departures from Ottawa to Montreal per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 46% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 54% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Montreal?

For as low as C$ 903, Air Canada can have you in Montreal from Ottawa in 49m. Airlines will cover a distance of 151 km. All flights are typically direct.

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

Currently priced at C$ 903, Air Canada will fly you from Ottawa to Montreal and back. In addition to Air Canada, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

What are the most reliable airlines from Ottawa to Montreal?

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 Montreal on time: Jazz (52%), SWISS (50%), Lufthansa (50%).

What are the cheapest flights from Ottawa to Montreal?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for C$ 394. While the most popular route (Ottawa - Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl) can be booked for C$ 344 on average our data indicates C$ 394 when flying from Ottawa to Montreal.

Alternative routes for Ottawa to Montreal

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

Top airline flying from Ottawa to Montreal

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Montreal choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air Canada
CheapestC$ 360
AverageC$ 773
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Ottawa to Montreal

See what time of day planes typically take off from Ottawa to Montreal
19%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
44%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
37%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 Montreal

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Ottawa to Montreal
Sunday6daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday5daily flights
Wednesday5daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday15daily flights
Saturday14daily flights