Ottawa Macdonald Cartier to Dulles

Getting to Washington Dulles International from Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International is very straight forward. There are 3 airliners who all offer direct flights several times a week. The official airport code for Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International is YOW and for Washington Dulles International it is IAD.

Depending on the day of the week and the time of day you book, flight prices can vary dramatically. If you know the dates you wish to travel then book you flights as soon as you can. The earlier you book your lights the cheaper they will be. You can get saving of up to 50% of you book 2 or 3 months in advance! The ticket prices for most airliners will increase the close you get the departure date, so as soon as you know the date you will travel you should book your flights.

For a full summary of all the airliners that fly from Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International to Washington Dulles International, please see the table below.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Air Canada321222209:4514:44
United Airlines221222209:4514:44
Mesa Airlines221222209:4514:44

Air Canada offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 09:45 and 14:44.

If you wish to book your flight with Air Canada then we advise you book direct from their website at / The best discounts can only be obtained from their website.

The flight time for Air Canada vary based on the month you will travel, but below we has summarised the most common times they will fly. We recommend you only take these times as guidance and check with Air Canada for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Monday09:45, 14:00 and 14:44
Tuesday09:45 and 14:44
Thursday09:45 and 14:44
Friday09:45 and 14:44
Saturday09:45 and 14:44
Sunday09:45 and 14:44

If you are flexible on the airport you depart from, then there are other airports that offer direct flights to Washington Dulles International. You can see full details of these below.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Ottawa Macdonald Cartier to Philadelphia0607 km (377 miles)1 hour 32 minutes
Ottawa Macdonald Cartier to Washington Ronald Reagan0728 km (452 miles)1 hour 40 minutes

If you are planning to hire a car from Washington Dulles International airport then don’t wait until you arrive. The prices are typically 20% to 30% higher and the availability of vehicles are much lower. You can check out the solutions we have for car hire on our car hire pages which can save you £££’s.