Cheap flights from Ottawa to Montreal

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Montreal (YMQ)
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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 (YOW) to Montreal (YMQ)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to YMQ flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Montreal flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Montreal.
YOW - YMQ
Price
C$ 381 - C$ 1,161
YMQ
Temperature
-4 - 27 °C
YMQ
Rainfall
53 - 102 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

Average price

C$ 593

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 381

From Ottawa to Montreal

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 Montreal?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 146% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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 47 days early can save you up to 97% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 47 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Ottawa to Montreal for as little as C$ 272 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$ 399 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Montreal from Ottawa average C$ 203. You can even find prices in April for less than C$ 203, as users have found deals to Montreal from as low as C$ 136. The month of October appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Montreal from Ottawa. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 9%.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Ottawa to Montreal in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 16% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Montreal in May, June 2021

The best prices found for YOW to YMQ flights for May, June
10 Jun - 17 Jun
C$ 552pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
10 Jun - 17 Jun
C$ 697pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
26 May - 2 Jun
C$ 849pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Montreal 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Montreal from Ottawa found for this year
2 Sep - 30 Sep
C$ 338pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
2 Sep - 30 Sep
C$ 381pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Flair Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
14 Oct - 18 Oct
C$ 524pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa

Direct flights to Montreal from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Montreal direct flight deals
14 Oct - 18 Oct
C$ 936pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
10 Jun - 17 Jun
C$ 938pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
2 Sep - 30 Sep
C$ 942pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Montreal

Late deals on round-trip flights to Montreal from Ottawa, departing today and this week
21 May - 23 May
C$ 1,287pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
21 May - 23 May
C$ 1,359pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
21 May - 23 May
C$ 1,453pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Montreal

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 2 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$ 363 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Montreal for under C$ 363. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 338, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 834.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Montreal for under C$ 968 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 9 direct flights from Ottawa to Montreal under C$ 968. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Montreal is less than C$ 1,057.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Montreal for under C$ 1,331?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Ottawa to Montreal within the next 7 days for less than C$ 1,331.

Is Ottawa weather warmer or cooler than Montreal?

With an average temperature of 27 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Montreal are the same as in Ottawa.

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Montreal?

A quick flight from Ottawa to Montreal can take about 44m. Air Canada provides one of the quickest options available for as low as C$ 938. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at C$ 338, Flair Airlines will fly you from Ottawa to Montreal and back. In addition to Flair Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Air Canada for as low as C$ 524. Flair Airlines is 46% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

Destination information for Montreal

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Montreal.
Flight duration
0h 44m
Average temperature for May in Montreal
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Montreal
82.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Montreal

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl (YUL)
Montreal St Hubert (YHU)

Hourly flight availability from Ottawa to Montreal

See what time of day planes typically take off from Ottawa towards Montreal.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 66% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 26% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 8% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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