Cheap flights from Ottawa to Vancouver

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Vancouver (YVR)
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The best prices from Ottawa to Vancouver 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 (YVR)

All the information you need to plan the best YOW to YVR flight in 2021: compare Ottawa to Vancouver flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Vancouver.
YOW - 8CA
Price
C$ 459 - C$ 804
8CA
Temperature
7 - 23 °C
8CA
Rainfall
39 - 186 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$ 459

From Ottawa to Vancouver

One-way from

C$ 162

One-way flight from Ottawa to Vancouver

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?

Travellers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 15% 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 Vancouver?

Users have found that booking a flight from Ottawa to Vancouver at least 60 days early can save you up to 50% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 60 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Ottawa to Vancouver for as little as C$ 430 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$ 559 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

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. Flights to Vancouver from Ottawa in May are about C$ 370 on average during May, but can be found for as low as C$ 192.

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

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 19% on flights from Ottawa to Vancouver by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Ottawa to Vancouver in May, June 2021

The best prices found for YOW to YVR flights for May, June
2 Jun - 9 Jun
C$ 117pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
5 Jun - 20 Jun
C$ 126pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
9 Jun - 13 Jun
C$ 128pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Ottawa to Vancouver 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Vancouver from Ottawa found for this year
14 Sep - 23 Sep
C$ 113pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
12 Sep - 21 Sep
C$ 117pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
12 Jul - 5 Aug
C$ 123pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Direct flights to Vancouver from Ottawa

Save time with Ottawa to Vancouver direct flight deals
2 Sep - 5 Sep
C$ 113pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
27 Aug - 3 Sep
C$ 117pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa
12 Jul - 5 Aug
C$ 123pp
YOW
Ottawa
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YOW
Ottawa

Last minute flights from Ottawa to Vancouver

Late deals on round-trip flights to Vancouver from Ottawa, departing today and this week
15 May - 31 May
C$ 554pp
YOW
Ottawa
WestJet
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
WestJet
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa
15 May - 31 May
C$ 587pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YOW
Ottawa
12 May - 18 May
C$ 662pp
YOW
Ottawa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YOW
Ottawa

One-way flights to Vancouver from Ottawa

The cheapest one-way flights from Ottawa to Vancouver
8:25 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
9h 05m
YOW - YVR
Multiple Airlines
C$ 163
Kiwi.com
8:00 a.m. - 12:03 p.m.
Air Canada
1 stop
7h 03m
YOW - YVR
Air Canada
C$ 169
Air Canada
2:30 a.m. - 6:51 a.m.
WestJet
1 stop
7h 21m
YOW - YVR
WestJet
C$ 170

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Ottawa to Vancouver

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

For a flight from Ottawa to Vancouver, you will be flying from Ottawa. Ottawa (YOW) is just 10.6 km from the centre of the city. Ottawa is the only Ottawa airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Vancouver per day. 2 airlines have flights to Vancouver from Ottawa on a regular basis.

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.

Can I find flights from Ottawa to Vancouver for under C$ 123 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ottawa to Vancouver for under C$ 123. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 113, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 138.

Are there direct flights from Ottawa to Vancouver for under C$ 123 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Ottawa to Vancouver under C$ 123. A good price for a direct flight from Ottawa to Vancouver is less than C$ 141.

Are there last-minute flights available from Ottawa to Vancouver for under C$ 614?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Ottawa to Vancouver within the next 7 days for less than C$ 614.

What days are direct flights available from Ottawa to Vancouver?

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

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?

For as low as C$ 137, Flair Airlines can have you in Vancouver from Ottawa in 5h 09m. Most flights are nonstop.

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

According to our current data, Flair Airlines (C$ 113), offers the cheapest pricing from Ottawa to Vancouver. This flight start at 82% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

C$ 56 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Flair Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Air Canada and WestJet, with prices starting from C$ 106 and C$ 126, respectively.

Destination information for Vancouver

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Ottawa to Vancouver.
Flight duration
4h 54m
Average temperature for May in Vancouver
17.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Vancouver
60.0 mm

Airports servicing Ottawa

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)
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