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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Ottawa, ON, Canada - CHI to YOW Last modified: Jul 2, 2016 12:55 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Ottawa Last modified: Jul 2, 2016 12:55 AM

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Porter
CHIYOW
Sat 7/16
1 stop
YOWCHI
Tue 7/19
1 stop
$286
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Porter
CHIYOW
Sat 7/16
1 stop
YOWCHI
Sat 7/23
1 stop
$286
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Porter
CHIYOW
Mon 7/18
1 stop
YOWCHI
Thu 7/21
1 stop
$286
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Porter
CHIYOW
Mon 7/18
1 stop
YOWCHI
Tue 8/2
1 stop
$286
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Porter
CHIYOW
Tue 7/19
1 stop
YOWCHI
Thu 7/21
1 stop
$286
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Air Canada
CHIYOW
Fri 10/21
1 stop
YOWCHI
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$351
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United
CHIYOW
Wed 9/21
1 stop
YOWCHI
Fri 9/30
1 stop
$394
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United
CHIYOW
Thu 10/13
1 stop
YOWCHI
Sun 10/16
1 stop
$394
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American
CHIYOW
Fri 10/21
1 stop
YOWCHI
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$494
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WestJet
CHIYOW
Tue 7/19
2 stops
YOWCHI
Fri 7/22
2 stops
$677
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Ottawa (CHI to YOW)?

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 $313.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Ottawa (CHI to YOW)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Ottawa

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Ottawa should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $0 $393
7-14 days $664 $286
14-21 days $625 $286
21-30 days $496 $286
30-60 days $496 $286
60-90 days $496 $286
90+ days $496 $305

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Ottawa

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Ottawa.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$286 $286 $286 $307 $307 $286 $430

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Ottawa

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Ottawa.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$664
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$664 $1,060
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$1,060 $544
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$544 $541
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$541
TIPSave $18 by flying into Montreal instead of Ottawa from Chicago

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Ottawa (CHI to YOW)

Your Chicago to Ottawa flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 $562.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Ottawa is $498.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Ottawa
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 06:50 18:30

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Chicago to Ottawa (CHI to YOW)

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 $211.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Ottawa is $562.

Chicago to Ottawa Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: The average Chicago to Ottawa flight time is an hour and 58 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Ottawa?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Ottawa is 652 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: There are 20 direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop 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: Detroit, MI

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Ottawa, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Washington American, Alaska, Frontier, United $89
Chicago to Orlando American, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United $139
Chicago to Newark American, JetBlue, United $144
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $133
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $119
Chicago to Detroit American, United $177
Chicago to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $77
Chicago to Philadelphia American, Alaska, Frontier, United $141
Chicago to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Chicago to Minneapolis - St Paul American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $67
Chicago to Buffalo American, JetBlue, United $227
Chicago to Baltimore American, Spirit, United $89

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to Toronto Air Choice One, American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Public Charters, Porter, United, WestJet $214
Chicago to Montreal American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $248

Cheap International Flights to Ottawa - YOW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Milwaukee to Ottawa American, Air Canada, United, WestJet $326
Indianapolis to Ottawa American, Air Canada, United, WestJet $319
Grand Rapids to Ottawa American, United $384
Madison to Ottawa American, Air Canada, United, WestJet $415
Lansing to Ottawa American, United Check Dates
South Bend to Ottawa United $1,127
Appleton to Ottawa United $577
Green Bay to Ottawa American, Air Canada, United $876
Moline to Ottawa American, United Check Dates
Bloomington - Normal to Ottawa American, United $834
Peoria to Ottawa American, United $572
Kalamazoo to Ottawa American, United $567
Ft Wayne to Ottawa American, United Check Dates
Champaign to Ottawa American, Air Canada, United Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Ottawa, ON, Canada, from $286 Round trip from CHI to YOW