Cheap flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay

YOW — YQT
31 Jan — 7 Feb1
Return
1 adult
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The best prices from Ottawa to Thunder Bay are usually found in October or March, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Ottawa (YOW) to Thunder Bay (YQT)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to YQT flight in 2023: compare Ottawa to Thunder Bay flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Thunder Bay.

YOW - YQT

Price

C$ 287 - C$ 440

YQT

Temperature

-14 - 17 °C

YQT

Rainfall

10 - 90 mm

Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip fromC$ 384From Ottawa to Thunder Bay
One-way fromC$ 163One-way flight from Ottawa to Thunder Bay

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

Departing on a Friday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 26% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Ottawa to Thunder Bay, book at least 47 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 73% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 524 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 757.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Ottawa to Thunder Bay?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Thunder Bay. Flights to Thunder Bay from Ottawa in October are about C$ 463 on average during October, but can be found for as low as C$ 320.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Thunder Bay (YOW - YQT)?

It’s optimal to fly from Ottawa to Thunder Bay in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay in January, February 2023

The best prices found for YOW to YQT flights for January, February
24 Feb. - 5 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

4h 23m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

3h 39m
C$ 321

Porter Airlines

Deal found 25/1

7 Feb. - 9 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

5h 33m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

5h 35m
C$ 478

Porter Airlines

Deal found 25/1

27 Feb. - 8 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

20h 50m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

26h 11m
C$ 527

WestJet

Deal found 26/1

Ottawa to Thunder Bay 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Thunder Bay from Ottawa found for this year
11 Jul. - 18 Jul.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

Nonstop

2h 25m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

2h 15m
C$ 211

Flair Airlines

Deal found 23/1

11 Jul. - 18 Jul.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

Nonstop

2h 25m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

2h 15m
C$ 226

Flair Airlines

Deal found 24/1

11 Jul. - 18 Jul.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

Nonstop

2h 25m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

4h 59m
C$ 253

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 23/1

Cheap WestJet flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay

24 Feb. - 5 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

2 stops

24h 10m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

2 stops

32h 01m
C$ 879

WestJet

Deal found 26/1

24 Feb. - 5 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

2 stops

20h 59m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

2 stops

32h 01m
C$ 931

WestJet

Deal found 24/1

24 Feb. - 5 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

2 stops

33h 50m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

2 stops

32h 01m
C$ 1,008

WestJet

Deal found 25/1

Cheap Porter Airlines flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay

11 Jul. - 18 Jul.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

3h 59m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

4h 24m
C$ 282

Porter Airlines

Deal found 23/1

24 Mar. - 2 Apr.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

4h 53m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

3h 55m
C$ 290

Porter Airlines

Deal found 25/1

24 Mar. - 2 Apr.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

5h 43m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

2h 20m
C$ 298

Porter Airlines

Deal found 25/1

Direct flights to Thunder Bay from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Thunder Bay direct flight deals
11 Jul. - 18 Jul.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

Nonstop

2h 25m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

2h 15m
C$ 211

Flair Airlines

Deal found 23/1

11 Jul. - 18 Jul.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

Nonstop

2h 25m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

2h 15m
C$ 226

Flair Airlines

Deal found 24/1

27 Mar. - 4 Apr.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

Nonstop

2h 24m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

2h 20m
C$ 321

Porter Airlines

Deal found 26/1

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay

Late deals on round-trip flights to Thunder Bay from Ottawa, departing today and this week
2 Feb. - 9 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

4h 48m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

4h 34m
C$ 572

Porter Airlines

Deal found 24/1

2 Feb. - 9 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

2 stops

12h 08m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

2 stops

11h 28m
C$ 753

Porter Airlines

Deal found 24/1

2 Feb. - 9 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

4h 38m
YQT

Thunder Bay

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

3h 40m
C$ 938

Porter Airlines

Deal found 24/1

One-way flights to Thunder Bay from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay
27 May
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

2 stops

18h 20m
C$ 163

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 25/1

9 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

4h 28m
C$ 238

Porter Airlines

Deal found 26/1

26 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YQT

Thunder Bay

1 stop

26h 18m
C$ 266

Porter Airlines

Deal found 26/1

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Ottawa to Thunder Bay flights.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Ottawa to Thunder Bay have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Porter Airlines, Air Canada, and WestJet are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Porter Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay for under C$ 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 211, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 392.

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

Cheapflights has 5 direct flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay under C$ 300. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Thunder Bay is less than C$ 342.

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

There are currently 3+ open flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay within the next 7 days for less than C$ 600.

How popular is this Ottawa to Thunder Bay flight route?

Flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay have been viewed 374 times in the past calendar month.

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

Flair Airlines, at C$ 211, was found to be the cheapest airline from Ottawa to Thunder Bay.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Porter Airlines and WestJet. You may be able to fly from Ottawa to Thunder Bay for 54% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Ottawa to Thunder Bay?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Ottawa to Thunder Bay? While on average our users pay C$ 408, our data indicates the cheapest price to be C$ 274. The most popular route (Ottawa - Thunder Bay), is priced around C$ 226.

Alternative routes for Ottawa to Thunder Bay

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Ottawa to Windsorfrom C$ 309 pp
Windsor to Ottawafrom C$ 318 pp
Thunder Bay to Ottawafrom C$ 326 pp
Sudbury to Ottawafrom C$ 338 pp
Timmins to Ottawafrom C$ 349 pp
Sudbury to Windsorfrom C$ 352 pp

Top 2 airlines flying from Ottawa to Thunder Bay

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Thunder Bay choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Porter AirlinesCheapestC$ 308AverageC$ 429FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time52%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapestC$ 338AverageC$ 441FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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