Cheap flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island

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Vancouver (YVR)
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The best prices from Ottawa to Vancouver Island are usually found in July or August, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Ottawa (YOW) to Vancouver Island (YVR)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to YVR flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Vancouver Island flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Vancouver Island.
YOW - 8CA
Price
C$ 468 - C$ 820
8CA
Temperature
7 - 18 °C
8CA
Rainfall
64 - 367 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 468

From Ottawa to Vancouver Island

One-way from

C$ 155

One-way flight from Ottawa to Vancouver Island

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 Vancouver Island?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 15%.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 60 days in advance, which can save you up to 50% on flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 60 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 438. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 570.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Ottawa to Vancouver Island?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Vancouver Island. Flights to Vancouver Island from Ottawa in May are about C$ 377 on average during May, but can be found for as low as C$ 195.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ottawa to Vancouver Island (YOW - 8CA)?

When flying from Ottawa to Vancouver Island, 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 19% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island in April, May 2021

The best prices found for YOW to YVR flights for April, May
29 May - 11 Jun
C$ 436pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
23 May - 2 Jun
C$ 446pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
29 May - 11 Jun
C$ 452pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Vancouver Island 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Vancouver Island from Ottawa found for this year
29 Aug - 19 Sep
C$ 116pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
29 Aug - 19 Sep
C$ 118pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
24 Sep - 28 Sep
C$ 120pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Direct flights to Vancouver Island from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Vancouver Island direct flight deals
29 Aug - 19 Sep
C$ 116pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
29 Aug - 19 Sep
C$ 118pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
24 Sep - 28 Sep
C$ 120pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island

Late deals on round-trip flights to Vancouver Island from Ottawa, departing today and this week
25 Apr - 12 Aug
C$ 814pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
25 Apr - 15 Aug
C$ 820pp
YOW
Ottawa
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
25 Apr - 17 Aug
C$ 821pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

One-way flights to Vancouver Island from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island
8:00 a.m. - 6:55 p.m.
Flair Airlines
2 stops
13h 55m
YOW - YVR
Flair Airlines
C$ 156
Kiwi.com
11:35 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
11h 10m
YOW - YVR
Multiple Airlines
C$ 268
Kiwi.com
2:30 a.m. - 9:34 a.m.
WestJet
2 stops
10h 04m
YOW - YVR
WestJet
C$ 461
WestJet

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Vancouver Island

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island for under C$ 125 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island for under C$ 125. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 116, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 141.

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

Air Canada and WestJet 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.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island for under C$ 125 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island under C$ 125. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Vancouver Island is less than C$ 143.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Vancouver Island for under C$ 876?

There are currently 17+ open flights from Ottawa to Vancouver Island within the next 7 days for less than C$ 876.

What days are direct flights available from Ottawa to Vancouver?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Friday.

Is Ottawa weather warmer or cooler than Vancouver?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 27 °C range in July. The weather in Vancouver is generally colder than Ottawa's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Ottawa to Vancouver Island?

A quick flight from Ottawa to Vancouver Island can take about 5h 09m. Flair Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as C$ 137. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at C$ 117, Flair Airlines will fly you from Ottawa to Vancouver Island and back. In addition to Flair Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Users have found that Flair Airlines is 82% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Ottawa to Vancouver Island are Flair Airlines (C$ 68), Air Canada (C$ 114), and WestJet (C$ 293).

Destination information for Vancouver Island

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Vancouver Island.
Flight duration
4h 54m
Average temperature for April in Vancouver Island
12.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Vancouver Island
176.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)
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