Flights from Chicago to Ottawa, Canada

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Chicago to Ottawa Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:21 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Ottawa. Porter & Air Canada frequently offer the best deals to Ottawa flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Porter
CHIYOW
Tue 4/2
1 stop
YOWCHI
Tue 4/16
1 stop
$345
Air Canada
CHIYOW
Fri 4/5
1 stop
YOWCHI
Sun 4/7
1 stop
$577
Multiple Airlines
CHIYOW
Fri 4/5
1 stop
YOWCHI
Sun 4/7
1 stop
$684
United
CHIYOW
Sun 2/11
nonstop
YOWCHI
Tue 2/13
nonstop
$739

How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Ottawa?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Ottawa, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $400.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago to Ottawa?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago to Ottawa 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 Chicago to Ottawa?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,274 $690
7-14 days $846 $432
14-21 days $731 $389
21-30 days $731 $389
30-60 days $731 $389
60-90 days $731 $346
90+ days $731 $346

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Ottawa

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Ottawa is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$346$346$346$346$627 $389

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Ottawa

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$962
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$962 $432
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$432 $389
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$389 $389
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$389 $389
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$389

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago to Ottawa

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 Chicago to Ottawa is $513.

The average price for direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa is $731.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chicago to Ottawa - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 01:30 13:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago to Ottawa

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 Chicago 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 Chicago to Ottawa is $222.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Ottawa is $513.

Chicago to Ottawa Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: The average Chicago to Ottawa flight time is an hour and 52 minutes.
Question: How far is Ottawa from Chicago?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Ottawa is 652 miles (1,049 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: There are 19 direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa.
Question: What are the most popular Chicago airlines for direct flights from Chicago to Ottawa?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Ottawa.

Chicago to Ottawa Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago and Ottawa. 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 Flights from Chicago to Ottawa