Cheap flights from Toronto to Ottawa

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Ottawa (YOW)
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The best prices from Toronto to Ottawa are usually found in July or June, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Toronto (YTO) to Ottawa (YOW)

All the information you need to plan the best YTO to YOW flight in 2022: compare Toronto to Ottawa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Ottawa.
YTO - YOW
Price
C$ 185 - C$ 299
YOW
Temperature
-10 - 21 °C
YOW
Precipitation
50 - 93 mm

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 231

From Toronto (YTO) to Ottawa

One-way from

C$ 137

One-way flight from Toronto (YTO) to Ottawa

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 Toronto to Ottawa?

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 23% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Toronto to Ottawa at least 33 days early can save you up to 166% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 33 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Toronto to Ottawa for as little as C$ 436 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$ 698 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Toronto to Ottawa (YTO - YOW)?

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

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

Flights from Toronto to Ottawa lean towards being more expensive in February. Prices are generally better when you fly from Toronto to Ottawa in July, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 111.

Cheap flights from Toronto to Ottawa in January, February 2022

The best prices found for YTO to YOW flights for January, February
14 Feb - 18 Feb
C$ 232pp
YTZ
Toronto Island
Porter Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Porter Airlines
Direct
YTZ
Toronto Island
28 Feb - 3 Mar
C$ 234pp
YHM
Toronto Hamilton
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YHM
Toronto Hamilton
8 Feb - 3 Mar
C$ 237pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
Direct
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl

Toronto to Ottawa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ottawa from Toronto found for this year
29 May - 10 Jun
C$ 232pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
14 Feb - 18 Feb
C$ 232pp
YTZ
Toronto Island
Porter Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Porter Airlines
Direct
YTZ
Toronto Island
29 May - 10 Jun
C$ 232pp
YHM
Toronto Hamilton
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YHM
Toronto Hamilton

Direct flights to Ottawa from Toronto

Save time with Toronto to Ottawa direct flight deals
14 Feb - 18 Feb
C$ 232pp
YTZ
Toronto Island
Porter Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Porter Airlines
Direct
YTZ
Toronto Island
8 Feb - 3 Mar
C$ 237pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
Direct
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
18 Mar - 31 Mar
C$ 240pp
YTZ
Toronto Island
Porter Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Porter Airlines
Direct
YTZ
Toronto Island

Last minute flights from Toronto to Ottawa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Ottawa from Toronto, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 30 Jan
C$ 324pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
28 Jan - 31 Jan
C$ 381pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
28 Jan - 30 Jan
C$ 387pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl

One-way flights to Ottawa from Toronto

The cheapest one-way flights from Toronto to Ottawa
4:10 a.m. - 5:26 a.m.
WestJet
Direct
1h 16m
YYZ - YOW
WestJet
C$ 137
WestJet
8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Air Canada
Direct
1h 00m
YYZ - YOW
Air Canada
C$ 144
Air Canada
1:30 a.m. - 5:05 p.m.
Flair Airlines
1 stop
15h 35m
YYZ - YOW
Flair Airlines
C$ 147
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Toronto</span> to <span class="emphasized">Ottawa</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Toronto to Ottawa

What airport do you fly into for flights to Ottawa from Toronto?

Ottawa (YOW) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Toronto to Ottawa. You should not have trouble finding flights to Ottawa from Toronto; the airport handles an average of 38 inbound flights from Toronto per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 3 airlines have flights to the Ottawa airport from Toronto. It is only a 10.6 km journey from Ottawa (YOW) to Ottawa’s city centre.

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

Air Canada, WestJet, and Porter Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Toronto to Ottawa for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Toronto to Ottawa for under C$ 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Porter Airlines for just C$ 232, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 250.

Are there direct flights from Toronto to Ottawa for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Toronto to Ottawa under C$ 300. A good price for a direct flight from Toronto to Ottawa is less than C$ 257.

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

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

What days are direct flights available from Toronto to Ottawa?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Travellers can expect 33 flights from Toronto to Ottawa on average per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 27% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 21% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 52% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Toronto to Ottawa?

For as low as C$ 232, Porter Airlines can have you in Ottawa from Toronto in 59m. There are 365 km between Toronto and Ottawa. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Toronto to Ottawa round-trip from C$ 232. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Air Canada, from C$ 237, and Flair Airlines, from C$ 287. These flights start at 21% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Air Canada. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 116. Users have also found prices from C$ 134 and C$ 137 on Flair Airlines and WestJet, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Toronto to Ottawa?

The most popular route from Toronto to Ottawa is Toronto Pearson Intl - Ottawa. You may also consider Toronto Island - Ottawa or Toronto Hamilton - Ottawa.

What are the most reliable airlines from Toronto to Ottawa?

Before booking your flight to Ottawa from Toronto, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: China Eastern (83%), Korean Air (83%), Virgin Atlantic( 77%).

What are the cheapest flights from Toronto to Ottawa?

On average you can expect to pay C$ 228 for a flight from Toronto to Ottawa. The cheapest flight overall is C$ 97 while the most popular route, (Toronto Pearson Intl - Ottawa) is currently priced at C$ 231.

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

When booking a flight from Toronto to Ottawa, you may want to consider flying on Air Canada, Porter Airlines or WestJet as they are the most popular for this route.

What airports serve Toronto to Ottawa flights?

You can fly to Ottawa from either Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport or from Pearson International Airport. They both have many flight choices for this route. You will be flying into Macdonald-Cartier International Airport in Ottawa. There are many non-stop options for this route, in fact, that’s about all there is. These two cities are not far apart. The travel distance is only 242 miles.Macdonald-Cartier International Airport in Ottawa is 6.3 miles from downtown. It’s on the south side of the city. The airport is the sixth busiest in Canada and the second busiest in the province of Ontario. Every year, more than 5 million passengers are served through this airport.This is an entry airport. The Canada Border Services Agency works at this airport because of that status. There are eight airports in Canada that are border cleared for the US and this is one of them. It used to be a Canadian Forces Base but is no longer active.

Which airlines fly directly from Toronto to Ottawa?

Porter Airlines has many flights that fly direct from Billy Bishop Toronto City to the Ottawa airport. Air Canada flies from Pearson with lots of options for flights as well. WestJet also offers plenty of choices from Pearson to Ottawa. The flights are only around an hour long.

What are the stopover options between Toronto to Ottawa?

The flights between these two cities are all non-stop. If you want to go to another city on the way you have the option to book that separately.

Do I need a passport or a visa to fly from Toronto to Ottawa?

No you do not need your passport or a visa to fly to Ottawa from Toronto. This is a domestic flight that stays within Canada. You will need to show some identification at the airport. If you wish, you can show your passport for this but it is not necessary.

Destination information for Ottawa

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Toronto to Ottawa.
Flight duration from Toronto to YOW
1h 04m
Average temperature for January in Ottawa
-4.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Ottawa
75.0 mm

Airports servicing Toronto

Toronto Island (YTZ)
Hamilton (YHM)
Kitchener-Waterloo (YKF)

Airports servicing Ottawa

Top 3 airlines flying from Toronto to Ottawa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Toronto to Ottawa 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$ 191 C$ 753 No cancel fee 60%
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Air Canada
C$ 195 C$ 395 No cancel fee 67%
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Porter Airlines
C$ 197 C$ 331 No cancel fee 52%
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Hourly flight availability from Toronto to Ottawa

See what time of day planes typically take off from Toronto towards Ottawa.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 36% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 32% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 31% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Toronto to Ottawa
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Toronto to Ottawa.
Sunday
31 daily flights
Monday
43 daily flights
Tuesday
37 daily flights
Wednesday
38 daily flights
Thursday
33 daily flights
Friday
45 daily flights
Saturday
42 daily flights
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