The best price found on momondo to Ottawa was $92/pp from Toronto, which is 89% cheaper than the average flight price to Ottawa. To find the cheapest price to Ottawa from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The cheapest month to fly to Ottawa from United States is in August. Flight prices, which tend to average around $234, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of August, then book flights to Ottawa from United States during July instead. Flights to Ottawa in July, while not as cheap as those in August, still average around $278.
The ideal time to book your flight to Ottawa is 52 days in advance when prices tend to average $291. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $141.
Our data shows that Thursday is the least expensive day to fly to Ottawa. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as $268. When flying out on a Monday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from United States to Ottawa for around $314.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Ottawa is in the afternoon. Flights from United States to Ottawa during this time can be as low as $234. Flights to Ottawa are more costly at noon, with an average ticket price of $315. Departure times at noon fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
During the warmer months, hikers around the Ottawa area find that parks like Lansdowne Park are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Ottawa in May, July, or August.
Skiing is most popular in Ottawa during the month of January, due to the perfect conditions of colder temperatures combined with a higher chance of snow. These conditions make Blue Mountain a very popular destination for both tourists and locals. Alternatively, Horseshoe Valley is also a very popular ski mountain in the Ottawa area.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Ottawa is possible. If you are planning a flight to Ottawa, consider booking flights to Mont Tremblant Intl Airport (82 mi from Ottawa city center), Kingston Airport (93 mi from Ottawa city center) or Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl Airport (94 mi from Ottawa city center).
The cheapest airport near Ottawa is typically Mont Tremblant Intl Airport with an average price of $779/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Canada travel restrictions include travel to Ottawa. Entry restrictions
Canada has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals. Travelers who are not Canadian citizens, permanent residents or people registered under the Indian Act may only enter Canada for essential purposes. Entrance will be denied to people traveling for tourism, sightseeing, recreation, entertainment, social visits or religious functions. Foreign nationals who are eligible to travel to Canada are immediate/extended family members of a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, person who is authorized by the Public Health Agency of Canada to travel to Canada for compassionate reasons, temporary foreign workers, international students, person approved to become a permanent resident, transiting passengers, members of the Canadian forces, accredited diplomats and their immediate family members, air and marine crew members, French citizens who live in Saint-Pierre and Miquelon and have been in only Canada, the US or Saint-Pierre and Miquelon during the 14 days before the day they seek to enter Canada. Immediate family members of a national or permanent resident of Canada must be traveling to be with the national or permanent resident and intending to stay in Canada for 15 days or more. Extended family members of a national or permanent resident of Canada must be traveling to be with the national or permanent resident, intending to stay in Canada for 15 days or more and have a written authorization from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).Entry requirements
Foreign nationals traveling to Canada for a compassionate reason must get authorization from the Public Health Agency of Canada. Foreign nationals traveling without an advance written approval for an exemption of a border restriction may be denied entry into Canada. Travelers must have a plan to quarantine for 14 days when they arrive in Canada (including a suitable place of quarantine, how to get to their destination, get groceries and access essential services and medical care). Check the Government of Canada website for more information.Quarantine requirements
Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, provide contact information, monitored themselves for symptoms and check-in within 48 hours of arrival through the ArriveCAN app Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada. All travelers on flights to Canada must have a face covering. Travelers who exhibit symptoms will be prohibited from boarding planes that are destined for Canada. If they exhibit symptoms on arrival they will be referred to the Canadian Public Health Agency. Travelers who have been refused boarding in the past 14 days due to medical reasons related to COVID-19 may not enter the country.Transiting rules
Transiting passengers must remain in the secure transit area of a Canadian airport to complete their connection.All other info
Only Toronto Pearson (YYZ), Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau (YUL), Calgary International Airport (YYC) and Vancouver International Airport (YVR) are operating international flights. Domestic flights, as well as flights from the United States, some destinations such as Mexico and the Caribbean, and from St. Pierre-et-Miquelon, are currently not affected by this measure.If you are planning to travel to Ottawa at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.