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Cheap Flights from Washington to Ottawa, ON, Canada - WAS to YOW Last modified: May 30, 2016 8:01 AM

Popular flights from Washington to Ottawa Last modified: May 30, 2016 8:01 AM

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Air Canada
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 28, 2016 Jul 5, 2016 $347
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 21, 2016 Sep 3, 2016 $364
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 4, 2016 Jul 12, 2016 $361
Porter Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 17, 2016 Jun 20, 2016 $217
Jun 21, 2016 Jun 23, 2016 $217
Jun 28, 2016 Jul 5, 2016 $217
Jun 28, 2016 Jul 6, 2016 $217
Jul 8, 2016 Jul 13, 2016 $217
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 28, 2016 Jul 5, 2016 $282
WestJet
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 8, 2016 Jul 13, 2016 $524

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Washington to Ottawa (WAS to YOW)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Washington to Ottawa, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $246.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Washington to Ottawa (WAS to YOW)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $2,097 $575
7-14 days $600 $261
14-21 days $538 $217
21-30 days $450 $217
30-60 days $450 $217
60-90 days $450 $217
90+ days $508 $217

Cheapest Day To Fly from Washington to Ottawa

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$217 $217 $290 $229 $217 $261 $287

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Washington to Ottawa

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Washington Ottawa American 5/30/16 6/1/16 1 $575
June Washington Ottawa Porter 6/17/16 6/20/16 1 $217
July Washington Ottawa Porter 7/8/16 7/13/16 1 $217
August Washington Ottawa Porter 8/8/16 8/15/16 1 $217
September Washington Ottawa Porter 9/11/16 9/17/16 1 $217
October Washington Ottawa Porter 10/13/16 10/16/16 1 $217
November Washington Ottawa Porter 11/4/16 11/6/16 1 $217
February Washington Ottawa Porter 2/11/17 2/27/17 1 $235

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$818
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$818 $538
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$538 $534
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$534 $450
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$450
TIPSave $59 by flying into Rochester instead of Ottawa from Washington

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Washington to Ottawa (WAS to YOW)

Your Washington 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 Washington to Ottawa is $395.

The average price for non-stop flights from Washington to Ottawa is $473.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Washington to Ottawa
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air Canada 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 06:59 20:05
United 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 08:10 17:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Washington to Ottawa (WAS 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 Washington 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 Washington to Ottawa is $174.

The average price for round trip flights from Washington to Ottawa is $395.

Washington to Ottawa Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Washington to Ottawa?
Answer: The average Washington to Ottawa flight time is an hour and 29 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Washington and Ottawa?
Answer: The distance from Washington to Ottawa is 450 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Washington to Ottawa?
Answer: There are 25 direct flights from Washington to Ottawa.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Washington to Ottawa?
Answer: United Airlines provides 52% of the non-stop flights between Washington and Ottawa.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Washington to Ottawa?
Answer: Detroit, MI

Airlines Flying from Washington to Ottawa (WAS to YOW) Number of flights searched: 156Last modified: May 30, 2016 8:01 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Washington to Ottawa with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Washington to Ottawa.

Washington to Ottawa
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHL X X X
Air Canada - X X X X X X X
Air Canada YUL X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Delta JFK / DTW X X X X X X X
Porter YTZ X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United EWR X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Washington 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 Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to New York American, JetBlue, United $165
Washington to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $98
Washington to Boston American, JetBlue, United $127
Washington to Atlanta American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $147

Cheap International Flights from Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Washington to Montreal Sun Air Express, American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Porter, United, WestJet $266
Washington to Toronto Sun Air Express, American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Porter, United, WestJet $247

Cheap Domestic Flights to Ottawa - YOW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Philadelphia to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, United $107
Pittsburgh to New York American, JetBlue $293
Newark to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $177
Philadelphia to Atlanta American, Frontier, Spirit, United $108
Baltimore to Atlanta American, Spirit, United $147
Baltimore to Chicago American, Spirit, United $107
Newark to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $182
Philadelphia to Boston American, JetBlue $142
Norfolk to New York American, United $252

Cheap International Flights to Ottawa - YOW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Baltimore to Ottawa American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Spirit, Porter, United, WestJet $349
Newark to Ottawa American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $258
Philadelphia to Ottawa American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $367
Pittsburgh to Ottawa Sun Air Express, American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Frontier, Porter, United, WestJet $228
Richmond to Ottawa American, Air Canada, JetBlue, United, WestJet $323
Norfolk to Ottawa American, Air Canada, United, WestJet $309
Roanoke to Ottawa American, Air Canada, United Check Dates
Harrisburg to Ottawa American, Air Canada, United, WestJet $344
Charlottesville to Ottawa American, United, WestJet Check Dates
Newport News to Ottawa American, United Check Dates
State College to Ottawa American, United Check Dates
Philadelphia to Montreal American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $254
Newark to Toronto American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $174
Newark to Montreal American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Porter, United, WestJet $238
Baltimore to Montreal American, Air Canada, JetBlue, Spirit, Porter, United, WestJet $308
Cheap Flights from Washington to Ottawa, ON, Canada, from $217 Round trip from WAS to YOW