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Best Time to Fly From YOW

Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
YOW Toronto Aug 14 - Aug 21 $82
YOW Calgary Aug 11 - Aug 14 $91
YOW Vancouver Jun 5 - Jun 16 $99
YOW Las Vegas Jul 17 - Jul 24 $348
YOW Fort Lauderdale Jun 19 - Jul 2 $368
YOW Orlando Jul 6 - Jul 20 $370
YOW Orlando Jul 6 - Jul 20 $370
*Prices include taxes and fees
Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
YOW Toronto May 16 - May 27 $526
YOW Calgary May 15 - May 17 $691
*Prices include taxes and fees

How Much Does it Cost To Fly From Macdonald-Cartier Intl. (YOW)?

The cheapest prices found with in the last 7 days for return flights were $82 and $196 for one-way flights to for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

FAQs about Flights to Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport

Is Ottawa International Airport YOW an international airport?

With only domestic routes available, you should find Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport (YOW) easy to navigate and less overrun than international airports.

Is there free Wi-Fi at Ottawa International Airport?

You'll be able to connect to free Wi-Fi at Ottawa Intl. Airport. Do you need to reply to a work email or simply in the mood to stream your favorite shows? No problem.

Which airlines fly into Ottawa International Airport?

On some adventures, you need to travel with more than just the swimming trunks in your carry-on. Find the most value-for-money baggage allowance offered and travel to Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport (YOW) carrying all that you need with one of these top domestic airlines:

  • WestJet
  • Air Canada
  • Flair Airlines
  • Porter Airlines
What terminal at Ottawa International Airport will your airline fly into?

Making your way around Ottawa International Airport should be a smooth and straightforward experience. But it's wise to research its layout before you touch down, just to be sure. The top two airlines fly into these terminals:

  • WestJet - the main terminal
  • Air Canada - the main terminal
Is there a hotel in YOW?

Ottawa Intl. Airport is short of accommodations in its immediate vicinity. Check out your options a little further away and find the perfect place.

Be sure to have a look at the deals at the Days Inn by Wyndham Ottawa Airport and the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ottawa Airport. Both of these places are a short drive from the terminals. The former has luggage storage services, 24-hour business center and business center facilities, while the latter has luggage storage services, business center facilities and 24-hour front desk services.

Can I rent a car at Ottawa Intl. Airport?

Book a rental car with Travelocity for your trip to Ottawa. You're sure to stumble upon some hidden gems while you're cruising down the highway.

Get a car from Avis at YOW and you can go from the airport to wherever you please.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight from Ottawa, ON Airport (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport
Airport Name
Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport
Airport Location
Ottawa, Canada
Origin Airport Macdonald-Cartier Intl.
Origin Airport IATA Code YOW
Origin City
Number of Airlines Serving
Lowest Flight Price $82
Precip: 2%
Delay Outlook
0 out of 5
Minimal Disruption
Direct Flight Airlines  

YOW Flight Status & Terminal Information

Before flying from Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport (YOW), here are some tips to make your flight experience go smoothly. Before leaving your house, make sure you have everything you need, including flight and hotel itineraries. Speaking of itineraries, check your YOW flight status to make sure there have been no changes to your flight time. Also, familiarize yourself with your airlines check-in requirements and baggage policies.

Arrive early to the airport. Give yourself time to find parking, drop off your bags, and grab a bite to eat. If you’re wondering how early you should arrive to the airport, most airlines recommend arriving two hours early for a domestic flight and three hours early for an international flight.

Flights From Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport

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Parking at Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport (YOW) and Transportation

Figuring out how to get to the airport can be stressful, so it’s always good to have a game plan ready. If you have a flight from Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport, there are several options for transportation. If you don’t want to deal with the hassle of parking, have a friend or family member drive you to the airport and take advantage of short-term parking. Going on a business trip with a coworker? Meetup at the office and share a cab ride over to the airport for curbside drop-off. If driving yourself is your only option, not to worry. Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport (YOW) offers long-term parking that is safe and secure for your vehicle.

Flights Review

Mar 7, 2020

Very good flight and service.

Jan 26, 2020

Nice staff couldn't download entertainment app keep stopping at 89%? On my phone and my wife's.

Jan 4, 2020

This is my first time flying with Porter Airlines and it has been a great experience so far!

Jan 3, 2020

Would like to see more in-seat entertainment options. My Chromebook laptop is incompatible with the United App.

Dec 26, 2019

wonderful wheelchair helpers

Sep 23, 2019

Again, we get the last seats on the plane

Sep 13, 2019

Ok flight all went well.

Aug 30, 2019

Very helpful flight attendant in the very back of the plane.

Aug 6, 2019

The baggage fees should be more visible in seat prices.

Jul 6, 2019

Perfect service snd glight

Jan 13, 2019

Wheelchair service excellent

Dec 22, 2018

Not happy with seat selection process. Had to pay over &100.00 to get seats for return flight.

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