Cheap flights to Ottawa

Flights to Ottawa in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price$2,038Average for return flights in January 2022
Return from$1,828From Auckland Intl to Ottawa

Cheap flights to Ottawa in January, February 2022

The best prices found for YOW flights for January, February
4 Feb - 11 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

32h 16m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

35h 25m
$1,828

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

6 Feb - 13 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

32h 16m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

33h 45m
$1,831

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/1/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

44h 54m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

32h 55m
$1,885

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

Ottawa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ottawa found for this year
4 Feb - 11 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

32h 16m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

35h 25m
$1,828

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

6 Feb - 13 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

32h 16m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

33h 45m
$1,831

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/1/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

44h 54m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

32h 55m
$1,885

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

Last minute flights to Ottawa

Late deals on return flights to Ottawa, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

44h 54m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

32h 55m
$1,885

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

29 Jan - 5 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

44h 54m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

33h 45m
$1,888

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 22/1/22

28 Jan - 4 Feb
AKL

Auckland Intl

YOW

Ottawa

3 stops

44h 54m
YOW

Ottawa

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

32h 00m
$2,071

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21/1/22

Can I fly to Ottawa from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to Ottawa

Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Ottawa.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Ottawa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Ottawa.

Documents
Compassionate entry for travellers and limited release from quarantine - Foreign nationals traveling without an advance written approval for an exemption of a border restriction may be denied entry into Canada.


Can I fly back to New Zealand from Ottawa?

Returning to New Zealand from Ottawa

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Ottawa are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Ottawa?

The cheapest flights to Ottawa are usually found when departing on a Sunday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Ottawa?

Ottawa flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight at midday. Booking a flight in the morning will likely mean higher prices.

How long is the flight to Ottawa?

If you want to fly to Ottawa International Airport, Ottawa, from New Zealand, then you’ll come across many different flight options from popular airports such as Auckland Airport (AKL), Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Wellington Airport (WLG). Generally, the flight duration from each of these airports is around 40h to 45h, depending on stopovers. The fastest flight you can get is from Auckland, which is 39h 51min. A flight of 40h is the quickest from Christchurch and from Wellington, 40h 15min. However, some can take as long as 58h, depending on the stopover times.

Are there nonstop flights to Ottawa?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights currently available between New Zealand and Ottawa, Canada. However, there are numerous options available that include two, or sometimes three stopovers. Check out the many deals on offer through Cheapflights where you’ll find flights from popular origin airports such as Auckland, Christchurch, and Wellington. For Ottawa flight deals flying out from Auckland, you can fly with China Eastern Airlines to Shanghai Pu Dong Airport (PVG) with a 5h stopover, then connect with Air Canada to Incheon International Airport (ICN) for 1h 15min, onto Vancouver International Airport (YVR) for a 4h 30min stopover, and finally to Ottawa with a total flight time of 39h 51min. Alternatively, there are flights with two stopovers, but they are a lot more expensive. From Christchurch, you can fly with Air New Zealand to Auckland, changing to Cathay Pacific to Hong Kong International Airport (HKG), with a 6h 50min stopover, then onto Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) with Air Canada. You will connect 2h 35min later for the final flight to Ottawa for a 40h total flight duration. With the same route but flying from Wellington, the cheapest flight takes around 44h 45min, with a longer stopover in Hong Kong of 10h 50min.

How do you get from the airport to the Ottawa city centre?

You have a few options when it comes to transport from Ottawa International Airport to the city centre. The most convenient and cost effective would be the Airport Express bus run by OC Transpo. You can catch the Route 97 bus outside the airport at Pillars 13-16. The journey takes around 30min and costs about C$ 3.50 (NZ$ 4) to get to the centre of town. Alternatively, you can grab a taxi outside Arrivals on Level 1. Taxis are metered but, on average, the journey should cost around C$ 30 (NZ$ 34.11). There are also airport transfer companies available but you must pre-book these online prior to your arrival.

What are some things to do in Ottawa?

Although it’s a small capital city, there are plenty of things to do in Ottawa. You can visit the impressive Gothic revival style Parliament building and its gardens, with daily tours available. During the winter months, you can try out some ice skating on a section of the Rideau Canal, which is turned into an ice rink stretching for an incredible 5 miles in length. There’s the pretty Major’s Hill Park, near Parliament Hill, while you can also visit the beach on Petrie Island, along the Ottawa River.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Ottawa?

If you’re travelling from New Zealand to Ottawa, Canada, then you must present a valid passport at the airport. For New Zealand citizens, you are exempt from having to apply for a visa but must apply for the online eTA for Canada (electronic travel authorization), which must be completed prior to travelling.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Ottawa?

For a flight to Ottawa, you will be flying into Ottawa. Ottawa (YOW) is just 10.6 km from the center of the city.

Other local departures to Ottawa from New Zealand