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Flights from Ottawa to Chicago, United States Last modified: 2016-09-28 3:07 AM

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Ottawa to Chicago Last modified: 2016-09-28 3:07 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Ottawa to Chicago. Porter & Air Canada frequently offer the best deals on Ottawa to Chicago flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Porter
YOWCHI
Wed 11-23
1 stop
CHIYOW
Sat 11-26
1 stop
$351
Select
Air Canada
YOWCHI
Sat 10-22
1 stop
CHIYOW
Tue 10-25
1 stop
$425
Select
Air Canada
YOWCHI
Mon 10-24
1 stop
CHIYOW
Thu 10-27
1 stop
$425
Select
Air Canada
YOWCHI
Thu 10-27
1 stop
CHIYOW
Thu 11-03
1 stop
$425
Select
Air Canada
YOWCHI
Wed 11-16
1 stop
CHIYOW
Fri 11-18
1 stop
$425
Select
Air Canada
YOWCHI
Fri 12-02
1 stop
CHIYOW
Mon 12-05
1 stop
$425
Select
United
YOWCHI
Wed 11-16
1 stop
CHIYOW
Fri 11-18
1 stop
$435
Select
WestJet
YOWCHI
Sat 11-12
2 stops
CHIYOW
Wed 11-16
2 stops
$493
Select

How Much is a Flight from Ottawa to Chicago?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Ottawa to Chicago, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $372.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Ottawa to Chicago?

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 Ottawa to Chicago 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 Ottawa to Chicago?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,295 $443
7-14 days $683 $384
14-21 days $543 $361
21-30 days $543 $361
30-60 days $543 $351
60-90 days $543 $361
90+ days $543 $334

Cheapest Day To Fly from Ottawa to Chicago

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Ottawa to Chicago is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$373 $361 $351 $378 $384 $361 $393

Compare Flight Prices from Ottawa to Chicago 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 Ottawa to Chicago flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Ottawa Chicago Porter 16-09-30 16-10-02 1 $583
October Ottawa Chicago Porter 16-10-18 16-11-02 1 $361
November Ottawa Chicago Porter 16-11-23 16-11-26 1 $351
December Ottawa Chicago Porter 16-12-06 16-12-13 1 $361
January Ottawa Chicago Porter 17-01-05 17-01-09 1 $396
February Ottawa Chicago Porter 17-02-07 17-02-14 1 $334
March Ottawa Chicago Porter 17-03-18 17-03-20 1 $386
April Ottawa Chicago Porter 17-04-05 17-04-08 1 $386

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Ottawa to Chicago

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$583
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$583 $386
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$386 $396
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$396 $361
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$361 $393
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$393

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Ottawa to Chicago

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 Ottawa to Chicago is $427.

The average price for direct flights from Ottawa to Chicago is $543.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Ottawa to Chicago - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 3 3 3 4 4 2 2 06:20 16:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Ottawa to Chicago

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 Chicago. 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 Chicago is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Ottawa to Chicago is $427.

Ottawa to Chicago Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Ottawa to Chicago?
Answer: The average Ottawa to Chicago flight time is 2 hours and 13 minutes.
Question: How far is Chicago from Ottawa?
Answer: The distance from Ottawa to Chicago is 1,049 kilometers (652 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Ottawa to Chicago?
Answer: There are 19 direct flights from Ottawa to Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular Ottawa airlines for direct flights from Ottawa to Chicago?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Ottawa and Chicago.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Ottawa to Chicago?
Answer: Toronto, ON

Airlines in Ottawa flying to Chicago Last modified: 2016-09-28 3:07 AMNumber of routes searched: 117Number of itineraries searched: 79,895

Wondering which airlines fly out of Ottawa to Chicago? We've gathered the average price of Ottawa airlines with flights to Chicago. 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.

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

Ottawa to Chicago Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Ottawa and Chicago. 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 Ottawa - YOW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Air Canada, Porter, WestJet $202

Cheap International Flights from Ottawa - YOW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Ottawa to New York Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $328
Flights from Ottawa to Milwaukee American, Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $339

Cheap International Flights to Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Montreal to Chicago American, Air Canada, Delta, Porter, United, WestJet $297
Flights from Kingston to Chicago Air Canada $484
Flights from Montreal to New York American, Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $198
Flights from Montreal to Milwaukee American, Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $346
Flights from Montreal to Detroit Delta, WestJet $467
Flights from Montreal to Atlanta American, Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $421
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis American, Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet $344
Cheap Flights from Ottawa to Chicago