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Flights from Chicago to Ottawa, Canada Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:10 -04:00

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Chicago to Ottawa Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:10 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Chicago to Ottawa. Porter & Air Canada frequently offer the best deals on Chicago to Ottawa flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Porter
CHIYOW
Thu 12/22
1 stop
YOWCHI
Wed 1/11
1 stop
$319
Select
Air Canada
CHIYOW
Fri 12/30
1 stop
YOWCHI
Tue 1/3
1 stop
$344
Select
United
CHIYOW
Mon 10/31
1 stop
YOWCHI
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$355
Select
American
CHIYOW
Thu 12/29
1 stop
YOWCHI
Tue 1/10
1 stop
$415
Select
WestJet
CHIYOW
Fri 10/21
1 stop
YOWCHI
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$714
Select
WestJet
CHIYOW
Fri 10/21
1 stop
YOWCHI
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$714
Select
WestJet
CHIYOW
Sat 10/22
1 stop
YOWCHI
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$714
Select

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Ottawa?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Ottawa, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $337.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Ottawa?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago to Ottawa based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Chicago to Ottawa?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Chicago to Ottawa.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,189 $457
7-14 days $639 $350
14-21 days $499 $337
21-30 days $499 $326
30-60 days $499 $326
60-90 days $499 $319
90+ days $496 $329

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Ottawa

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Ottawa is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$337 $326 $337 $319 $337 $326 $371

Compare Flight Prices from Chicago to Ottawa by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Chicago to Ottawa flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Chicago Ottawa Porter 9/30/16 10/2/16 1 $457
October Chicago Ottawa Porter 10/22/16 10/26/16 1 $326
November Chicago Ottawa Porter 11/5/16 11/12/16 1 $326
December Chicago Ottawa Porter 12/22/16 1/11/17 1 $319
January Chicago Ottawa Air Canada 1/19/17 1/28/17 1 $385
February Chicago Ottawa United 2/20/17 2/27/17 1 $385
April Chicago Ottawa Air Canada 4/29/17 5/6/17 1 $478
May Chicago Ottawa Air Canada 5/20/17 5/22/17 1 $478

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Ottawa

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chicago to Ottawa. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$350
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$350 $371
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$371 $337
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$337

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Ottawa

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Ottawa is $440.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa is $639.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Ottawa.

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Ottawa - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 06:39 19:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Ottawa

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Chicago to Ottawa. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Chicago to Ottawa is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Ottawa is $411.

Chicago to Ottawa Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: The average Chicago to Ottawa flight time is 2 hours.
Question: How far is Ottawa from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Ottawa is 652 miles (1,049 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: There are 20 direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Ottawa.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: Toronto, ON

Airlines in Chicago flying to Ottawa Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:10 -04:00Number of routes searched: 119Number of itineraries searched: 58,736

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Ottawa? We've gathered the average price of Chicago airlines with flights to Ottawa. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Chicago to Ottawa
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air Canada -
United -
American PHL
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YWG
Air Canada YYZ
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Porter YTZ
United BOS
United DCA
United EWR
United IAD
WestJet YYZ

Chicago to Ottawa Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Ottawa. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Chicago to Boston American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $87
Flights from Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $97
Flights from Chicago to Newark American, Delta, United $137
Flights from Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $116
Flights from Chicago to Detroit American, Delta $168
Flights from Chicago to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit, United $80
Flights from Chicago to Philadelphia American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit $97
Flights from Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul Delta, Spirit $79
Flights from Chicago to Buffalo American, JetBlue, Delta, United $168
Flights from Chicago to Baltimore American, Delta, Spirit, United $81

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Chicago to Toronto American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $214
Flights from Chicago to Montreal American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $253
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Ottawa