Cheap flights from Ottawa to Toronto

YOW — YTO
6 Feb — 13 Feb1
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The best prices from Ottawa to Toronto are usually found in December or October, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

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

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

YOW - YTO

Price

C$ 218 - C$ 269

YTO

Temperature

-6 - 21 °C

YTO

Rainfall

51 - 83 mm

Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest inDecemberBest time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop
Round-trip fromC$ 292From Ottawa to Toronto (YTO)
One-way fromC$ 134One-way flight from Ottawa to Toronto (YTO)

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

Travellers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 12% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Ottawa to Toronto, book at least 32 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 109% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 410 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 673.

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

Our data shows that December tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Toronto from Ottawa. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 316 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 240. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in January.

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

When flying from Ottawa to Toronto, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 3% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Toronto in February, March 2023

The best prices found for YOW to YTO flights for February, March
1 Mar. - 8 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YTZ

Toronto Island

Nonstop

1h 04m
YTZ

Toronto Island

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 59m
C$ 234

Porter Airlines

Deal found 30/1

21 Feb. - 21 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YTZ

Toronto Island

Nonstop

1h 04m
YTZ

Toronto Island

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 59m
C$ 236

Porter Airlines

Deal found 31/1

1 Mar. - 8 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

1h 05m
C$ 241

Porter Airlines

Deal found 30/1

Ottawa to Toronto 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Toronto from Ottawa found for this year
17 May - 20 May
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

10h 57m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

6h 50m
C$ 228

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 31/1

1 Mar. - 8 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YTZ

Toronto Island

Nonstop

1h 04m
YTZ

Toronto Island

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 59m
C$ 234

Porter Airlines

Deal found 30/1

21 Feb. - 21 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YTZ

Toronto Island

Nonstop

1h 04m
YTZ

Toronto Island

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 59m
C$ 236

Porter Airlines

Deal found 31/1

Cheap Porter Airlines flights from Ottawa to Toronto

1 Mar. - 8 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YTZ

Toronto Island

Nonstop

1h 04m
YTZ

Toronto Island

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 59m
C$ 234

Porter Airlines

Deal found 30/1

21 Feb. - 21 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YTZ

Toronto Island

Nonstop

1h 04m
YTZ

Toronto Island

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 59m
C$ 236

Porter Airlines

Deal found 31/1

1 Mar. - 8 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

1h 05m
C$ 241

Porter Airlines

Deal found 30/1

Cheap Flair Airlines flights from Ottawa to Toronto

23 Feb. - 6 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

7h 30m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

11h 00m
C$ 289

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

11 Feb. - 13 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

7h 30m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

11h 00m
C$ 412

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

Direct flights to Toronto from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Toronto direct flight deals
1 Mar. - 8 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YTZ

Toronto Island

Nonstop

1h 04m
YTZ

Toronto Island

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 59m
C$ 234

Porter Airlines

Deal found 30/1

21 Feb. - 21 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YTZ

Toronto Island

Nonstop

1h 04m
YTZ

Toronto Island

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

0h 59m
C$ 236

Porter Airlines

Deal found 31/1

1 Mar. - 8 Mar.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

1h 05m
C$ 241

Porter Airlines

Deal found 30/1

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Toronto

Late deals on round-trip flights to Toronto from Ottawa, departing today and this week
11 Feb. - 19 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

7h 30m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

1h 05m
C$ 288

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 29/1

11 Feb. - 19 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

Nonstop

1h 18m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

Nonstop

1h 05m
C$ 352

Porter Airlines

Deal found 29/1

11 Feb. - 13 Feb.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

7h 30m
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

YOW

Ottawa

1 stop

11h 00m
C$ 412

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

One-way flights to Toronto from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Toronto
12 May
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

10h 57m
C$ 107

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 31/1

5 Apr.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

13h 02m
C$ 108

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 31/1

14 Apr.
YOW

Ottawa

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

11h 02m
C$ 110

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 30/1

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve Ottawa to Toronto flights?

When you fly from Ottawa to Toronto, you’ll board your plane at Macdonald-Carter International Airport and get off the flight at either Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport or Pearson International Airport. There are a few different airlines that offer flights throughout the day on a daily basis between Ottawa and Toronto. Pearson International Airport is the largest and busiest airport in all of Canada. You will have a lot of options for flying into this airport. This main airport is located only 14 miles to the northwest of Toronto’s downtown area. There are five runways that are used to facilitate trips for passengers coming from two terminals. Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is also known as the Toronto Island Airport. This one is the ninth busiest in all of Canada. It’s the third busiest airport in the province of Ontario. When it was constructed, Billy Bishop was the main airport servicing flights to and from Toronto.

Which airlines fly directly from Ottawa to Toronto?

Ottawa isn’t far from Toronto. It’s only about 242 miles away. This is why the only flights you’ll find between these two cities are direct. You can fly with Air Canada and go from Ottawa to Pearson in just over an hour. If you want to fly with WestJet, you can fly into either Pearson or Billy Bishop in Toronto. Porter Airlines is another option that flies into Billy Bishop.

What are the stopover options between Ottawa to Toronto?

If you were hoping to have a stopover somewhere between Ottawa and Toronto you won’t find that. This flight is too short to warrant stopping anywhere on the way. The good news is that there are many choices of non-stop flights that are running all day, every day.

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

You are not required to have a passport or obtain a visa to fly between Ottawa and Toronto. This is a domestic flight that only requires a valid form of identification for each Canadian passenger.

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

Most people fly from Ottawa (YOW) if they book a flight from Ottawa to Toronto. On average, Ottawa has 44 outbound flights to Toronto per day from 7 airlines. Ottawa is conveniently located just 10.6 km from Ottawa’s city centre.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Toronto for under C$ 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 228, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 246.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Ottawa to Toronto under C$ 300. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Toronto is less than C$ 249.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Toronto for under C$ 300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Ottawa to Toronto within the next 7 days for less than C$ 300.

What days are direct flights available from Ottawa to Toronto?

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

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

31 flight departures from Ottawa to Toronto per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 48% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 10% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 42% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Toronto?

There are many flights that can get you from Ottawa to Toronto in 1h 04m. Fly via Porter Airlines or Air Canada to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 365 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Flying on Porter Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Toronto, with prices starting at C$ 234. Another option worth looking into is Air Canada, starting at C$ 242 round trip. You may be able to fly from Ottawa to Toronto for 25% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Porter Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 120. Users have also found prices from C$ 127 and C$ 127 on Flair Airlines and Air Canada, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Ottawa to Toronto?

The most popular flight routes from Ottawa to Toronto are Ottawa - Toronto Pearson Intl, Ottawa - Toronto Island and Ottawa - Toronto Hamilton.

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

Before booking your flight from Ottawa to Toronto check out the most popular airlines for this route: AccesRail, Air Canada or Juneyao Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from Ottawa to Toronto?

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 Toronto on time: Korean Air (79%), Air Transat (75%), WestJet (68%).

What are the cheapest flights from Ottawa to Toronto?

On average you can expect to pay C$ 239 for a flight from Ottawa to Toronto. The cheapest flight overall is C$ 138 while the most popular route, (Ottawa - Toronto Pearson Intl) is currently priced at C$ 228.

Alternative routes for Ottawa to Toronto

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Ottawa to Windsorfrom C$ 310 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 4 airlines flying from Ottawa to Toronto

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Ottawa to Toronto choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
WestJetCheapestC$ 146AverageC$ 309FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapestC$ 222AverageC$ 359FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Flair AirlinesCheapestC$ 226AverageC$ 371FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Porter AirlinesCheapestC$ 239AverageC$ 302FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time52%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Ottawa to Toronto

See what time of day planes typically take off from Ottawa to Toronto
25%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
20%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
45%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
10%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Ottawa to Toronto

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Ottawa to Toronto
Sunday33daily flights
Monday51daily flights
Tuesday44daily flights
Wednesday67daily flights
Thursday44daily flights
Friday42daily flights
Saturday28daily flights
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