Ottawa Airport Informational Guide to Macdonald-Cartier International Airport - Non Official

Ottawa Airport (YOW)

Find the most important information about Ottawa Airport: Flights, Departures, Arrivals, Parking, Car Rentals, Hotels near the airport and other information about Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW). Plan your travel to Ottawa Airport with the information provided in this guide. 


Ottawa Airport is located 10 km south of the city centre.


Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) handled 5,106,487 passengers in 2019. 

During 2020, Ottawa Airport only registered 1,363,512 passengers due to coronavirus crisis. 

Terminal + info

Ottawa International Airport has a single passenger Terminal.

Services + info

See some of the services at Ottawa Airport:

- Restaurants and cafeterias
- Shops and duty free
- Wi-Fi access
- Baggage storage
- ATMs
- Currency Exchange

About Ottawa

Ottawa is Canada’s capital city; you will find cultural attractions, a lot of nature and many must-see attractions like Rideau Canal, Parliament Hill, Peace Tower, National War Memorial, National Gallery of Canada, Canadian War Museum, Notre Dame Basilica, ByWard Market, Winterlude Festival (North American largest winter festival) and many other places.

Transportation + info

At Ottawa Airport you can use the following transport options:

Bus: OC Transportation provides frequent bus transportation from and to Ottawa Airport.

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Taxi: It is possible to get to Ottawa city centre in just 20 minutes by taxi. 

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Car rental: To rent a car in Ottawa is a great idea, find your best option with our search engine.

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Contact Information

1000 Airport Parkway Private
Ottawa, ON K1V 9B4

+1 613-248-2125

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