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Cheap Flights from Ottawa to Calgary, AB, Canada - YOW to YYC Last modified: 1-Jul-2016 2:02 PM

Popular flights from Ottawa to Calgary Last modified: 1-Jul-2016 2:02 PM

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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Ottawa to Calgary (YOW to YYC)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Ottawa to Calgary, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $621.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Ottawa to Calgary (YOW to YYC)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Ottawa to Calgary 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 Ottawa to Calgary

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $959 $917
7-14 days $795 $740
14-21 days $646 $604
21-30 days $626 $604
30-60 days $597 $597
60-90 days $674 $638
90+ days $674 $672

Cheapest Day To Fly from Ottawa to Calgary

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$632 $597 $602 $604 $632 $639 $643

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Ottawa to Calgary

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Ottawa to Calgary.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Ottawa Calgary Air Canada 21/07/16 26/07/16 1 $604
August Ottawa Calgary WestJet 09/08/16 18/08/16 0 $597
September Ottawa Calgary WestJet 24/09/16 01/10/16 1 $672
October Ottawa Calgary WestJet 01/10/16 08/10/16 1 $672
November Ottawa Calgary WestJet 01/11/16 02/11/16 0 $674
December Ottawa Calgary WestJet 21/12/16 28/12/16 2 $737
January Ottawa Calgary WestJet 20/01/17 22/01/17 0 $821
February Ottawa Calgary WestJet 25/02/17 11/03/17 1 $757

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

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 Ottawa to Calgary.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$988
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$988 $832
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$832 $646
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$646 $626
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$626 $626
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$626
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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Ottawa to Calgary (YOW to YYC)

Your Ottawa to Calgary 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 Ottawa to Calgary is $600.

The average price for non-stop flights from Ottawa to Calgary is $617.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Ottawa to Calgary
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air Canada 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 06:30 18:55
WestJet 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:45 19:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Ottawa to Calgary (YOW to YYC)

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 Ottawa to Calgary. 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 Ottawa to Calgary is $293.

The average price for round trip flights from Ottawa to Calgary is $600.

Ottawa to Calgary Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Ottawa to Calgary?
Answer: The average Ottawa to Calgary flight time is 4 hours and 24 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Ottawa and Calgary?
Answer: The distance from Ottawa to Calgary is 2875 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Ottawa to Calgary?
Answer: There are 34 direct flights from Ottawa to Calgary.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Ottawa to Calgary?
Answer: Air Canada provides 58% of the non-stop flights between Ottawa and Calgary.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Ottawa to Calgary?
Answer: Toronto, ON

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Ottawa and Calgary, 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 Ottawa - YOW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Ottawa to Edmonton Canadian Nth, First Air, Air Canada, WestJet $578
Ottawa to Vancouver Air Canada, Porter, WestJet $668
Ottawa to Lethbridge Air Canada $1,106
Ottawa to Kelowna Air Canada, WestJet $635

Cheap International Flights from Ottawa - YOW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Ottawa to Las Vegas American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $429
Ottawa to Seattle American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $467
Ottawa to New York American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $337

Cheap Domestic Flights to Calgary - YYC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Montreal to Calgary Air Canada, Air Transat, WestJet $563
North Bay to Calgary Air Canada, Bearskin $760
Montreal to Edmonton First Air, Air Canada, Provincial, WestJet $498
Montreal to Vancouver Air Canada, Porter, Air Transat, WestJet $652
Syracuse to Seattle American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $462
Rochester to Seattle American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $459
Burlington to Seattle American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $459
Montreal to Lethbridge Air Canada Check Dates
Syracuse to Chicago American, JetBlue, United $291
Montreal to Kelowna Air Canada, WestJet $661
Albany to Seattle American, Alaska, United $488
Montreal to Cranbrook Air Canada Check Dates
Albany to Las Vegas American, United $476

Cheap International Flights to Calgary - YYC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Syracuse to Calgary American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $562
Burlington to Calgary American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $761
Rochester to Calgary American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $562
Albany to Calgary American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $865
Montreal to Chicago American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Provincial, Porter, United, WestJet $309
Montreal to Seattle American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $486
Montreal to Las Vegas American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $453
Montreal to New York Air Inuit, American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Provincial, Porter, United, WestJet $253
Montreal to Los Angeles American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America, WestJet $494
Montreal to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Air Transat, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, WestJet $595
Cheap Flights from Ottawa to Calgary, AB, Canada, from $597 Round trip from YOW to YYC