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

Ottawa Airport Taxi

The trip from YOW Airport to downtown Ottawa is about 20-25 minutes by taxi.


See the taxicab locations at Ottawa Airport Terminal:

- Level 1: Arrivals. Please note that the queue is located outside the centre door.
- Level 3: Departures (drop off)


Take a look at the taxi companies available at Ottawa Airport Terminal:

- Blue Line Taxi: +1 613-238-1111
- Capital Taxi Ottawa: +1 613-744-3333
- City Cab Ottawa:
- Flit Cab Ottawa: +1 613-706-0620

Service hours: 24/7. 


Taxis are metered by City of Ottawa, so there is no fixed price for the trip. The average cost to city centre from the Airport is 29$. 


Ridesharing companies, such as Uber work in Ottawa Airport. Passengers can share the ride at a flat price or go solo. Bookings through the smartphone. 

Location: Pillars 12 and 13 (outer curb). 


If you wish to transfer from and to Ottawa Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!