Cartier International Airport - Ottawa
Cartier International Airport is the 6th busiest airport of Canada, located 6.5 miles south from Ottawa city centre. Airport code is known to be YOW.
Cartier International Airport is named after Father of Confederation "George-Étienne Cartier". There are more than 50 airlines operating at Cartier International Airport such as Air Canada, Air Canada Express, Canadian North, Delta Connection, Porter Airlines, Sunwing Airlines, WestJet, and WestJet Encore and United Express.
The airport has one terminal divided into 3 large concourses, about 35 boarding gates and 3 runways. Terminals are facilitated with a shopping arcade, duty-free outlets, money exchangers, medical centres, cafes, bars, Free Wi-Fi, ATM and public telephones. Long-term and short-term parking is available to passengers. There are plenty of restaurants with an extensive menu and decent prices like; Booster Juice, Grab & Go, PZA, Rideau Bar & Grill and Starbucks. Several hotels are placed nearby including; "Hilton Garden Hotel", and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, and located about 2 miles from the airport.
Taxi is the most convenient means of transportation. The 7 miles distance ride between Ottawa and Cartier International Airport takes usually about 30 minutes traffic and costs €21. Airport can be easily reached by public buses. Shuttle services are also available to/from resorts and destinations all over the city from/to the airport.