*Deadline for submission is June 30, 2017.

Ottawa, Ontario – Information for Travellers

CanSAGE4 Flash Your Badge Program

Ottawa Tourism has put together some special packages for CanSAGE4 visitors, including exclusive offers, e.g., discounted admission for two people, valid with a delegate badge. Discover what's happening in Ottawa this September, and SAVE on access to many local attractions!

Please check it out: https://www.ottawatourism.ca/conferences/cansage4/

CanSAGE4 Conference Venue – The Westin Ottawa

Please see the location/accommodation page: https://www.cansage.org/location


General Tourist Information – Ottawa Tourism


Airline Discount Codes – WestJet and Air Canada



WestJet is offering 5% off Econo* and 10% off EconoFlex and Premium fares for travel within Canada and 2% off Econo*, 5% off EconoFlex and 10% off Premium base fares for guests travelling Trans-border into and out of Ottawa.


Please visit www.westjet.com/conventions to make a booking online.


You will need the discount coupon code listed:

Coupon code: W39SN18

Travel from: September 19, 2019 to October 6, 2019


Air Canada


Air Canada is offering up to 10% savings on travel across the Air Canada network through the Meetings and Events program.


To book a flight with your promotion code, access aircanada.com and enter your promotion code in the search panel: 

Promo code: JJ3JXBN1

Travel from: September 19, 2019 to October 5, 2019


Ottawa International Airport – Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International (YOW)

Located just a 20-minute drive from downtown, the state-of-the art Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport serves airlines offering flights to most major cities in Canada and the Eastern US, with seasonal services to Europe, the Caribbean and South America. It offers over 125 non-stop flights daily to more than 30 destinations in Canada, the United States and Europe. Seasonal non-stop services are also available to Florida, the Caribbean, Mexico, South America and Europe.

Taxi, car service and car rental are just steps outside the airport. Bus service to downtown is also available using bus route 97.

Train – VIA Rail

Convenient, comfortable and affordable, Canada’s passenger train service – VIA Rail – is a great travel choice that offers numerous daily departures to Ottawa from all major cities in southern Ontario and southern Quebec. Ottawa’s Central Station is just minutes east of downtown, and a satellite VIA Rail station is located to the west of the city at Fallowfield-Barrhaven.


Approximate travel times to Ottawa: Toronto – 5 hours / Montreal – 2 hours / Kingston – 2 hours