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Travelers usually depart from Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International, Ottawa-Fallowfield Train station, or Ottawa Train Station when they travel from Ottawa to Vancouver. Book your trip to arrive at Vancouver International, Vancouver - Pacific Central, Richmond, BC station, Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre, or Vancouver-Bridgeport. The distance between Ottawa and Vancouver is 3555 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air Canada, WestJet, Flair Airlines, Y9, and Swoop. Ottawa and Vancouver have 264 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Vancouver, consider visiting Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, BC, Grouse Mountain, and Lulu Island.

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Air CanadaACAACYesNo
WestJetWJAWSNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Flair AirlinesFLEF8YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Y9DATY9YesNo
SwoopWSWWONoNo

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Most travelers from Ottawa, YOW can enter Vancouver, YVR.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Ottawa to Vancouver?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Ottawa and Vancouver takes around 5.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Ottawa and Vancouver?
The flight distance between Ottawa and Vancouver is 3555 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Ottawa and Vancouver?
Several carriers operate flights between Ottawa and Vancouver. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include WestJet, Air Canada, Flair Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Ottawa?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Ottawa and Halifax, Toronto, Amsterdam, Moncton, Istanbul, Geneva, Lisbon, Barcelona, Berlin, Madrid, Athens, Calgary, New York, Paris, Vienna, Miami, Montreal, London, Glasgow, Orlando.
What are the most popular routes to and from Vancouver?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Vancouver and Toronto, Dublin, Calgary, Montreal, Edmonton, London, Sydney, Barcelona, Winnipeg, Madrid, Mexico City, Paris, Melbourne, Amsterdam, Rome, Guadalajara, Glasgow, Berlin, Athens, Manchester.
Which airports are there in Ottawa?
Ottawa is mainly served by Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International. But there are other airports nearby, including Ottawa / Rockcliffe Airport.
What airports are near Ottawa?
The main airport in Ottawa is Ottawa Macdonald–Cartier International. It is also served by Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International, Syracuse Hancock International, Plattsburgh International, Ogdensburg International, Massena International, Adirondack Regional, Kingston/Norman Rogers, Montreal Saint-Hubert Longueuil, Watertown International.
What airports are near Vancouver?
The main airport in Vancouver is Vancouver International. It is also served by Seattle–Tacoma International, Bellingham International, Paine Field Everett, Victoria International, Abbotsford International, Victoria Inner Harbour SPB, Boeing Field, Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base, Powell River, CFB Comox.
What buses and trains depart from Ottawa?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Ottawa, including Via Rail Canada.
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