Winnipeg to Ottawa Macdonald Cartier

Getting to Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International from James Armstrong Richardson International Airport is very straight forward. There are 3 airliners who all offer direct flights several times a week. The flight time is approximately 2 hours 48 minutes.

Depending on the day of the week and the time of day you book, flight prices can vary dramatically. 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. 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.

When arriving at Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International don’t forget to set your watch to the local time!

For a full summary of all the airliners that fly from James Armstrong Richardson International Airport to Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International, please see the table below.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Jazz Air222222212:5922:44
Air Canada222222212:5922:44

Jazz Air offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 12:59 and 22:44.

You can find the latest flight availability and prices from Jazz Air at / You can also book direct and get their 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
Monday12:59 and 22:44
Tuesday12:59 and 22:44
Wednesday12:59 and 22:44
Thursday12:59 and 22:44
Friday12:59 and 22:44
Saturday12:59 and 22:44
Sunday12:59 and 22:44

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

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Winnipeg to Montreal01,818 km (1,130 miles)2 hours 57 minutes

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