Ottawa Macdonald Cartier to Winnipeg

Airliners including WestJet, Jazz Air and Air Canada all offer direct flights between James Armstrong Richardson International Airport to Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International. The flight time is approximately 2 hours 48 minutes.

The price of the flight is dependent on the time of the day you fly and the day of the week with weekends being normally a higher price. The cheapest flights available will generally be mid week or late in the evening, so if you are on a budget then these are the flight times you should consider. Alternatively, you could book well in advance and you flight could be up to 50% cheaper, especially with budget airliners. We advise all our viewers to book well in advance. This way you will get the low priced tickets available.

On arriving at James Armstrong Richardson International Airport please note the time difference, the time zone at James Armstrong Richardson International Airport is 5.0 GMT compared to 6.0 GMT at Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International.

The table below displays the numbers of daily flights from Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International (YOW) to James Armstrong Richardson International Airport (YWG) and the relevant airlines that fly.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Jazz Air222222207:0016:25
Air Canada222222207:0016:25
WestJet111110115:5515:55

Jazz Air is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 2 a week with times that vary between 07:00 and 16:25.

To book your flight you can visit Jazz Air on their website /flyjazz.ca/en/. You will find up to date information on availability and the latest discounts.

Flight times for Jazz Air are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

DayFlying Time
Monday07:00 and 16:25
Tuesday08:56 and 16:25
Wednesday07:00 and 16:25
Thursday07:00 and 16:25
Friday07:00 and 16:25
Saturday07:00 and 16:25
Sunday07:00 and 16:25

Whilst you will find a bureau de change at James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, we recommend you change some money before you depart if you don’t have the local currency. The exchange rates within any airport are not very favorable, so exchanging money before hand is a good idea.