Cheap flights from Montreal to Calgary

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The best prices from Montreal to Calgary are usually found in October or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Montreal (YMQ) to Calgary (YYC)

All the information you need to plan the best YMQ to YYC flight in 2023: compare Montreal to Calgary flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Calgary.

YMQ - YYC

Price

C$ 245 - C$ 387

YYC

Temperature

-7 - 17 °C

YYC

Rainfall

9 - 94 mm

Popular inFebruaryHigh demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Round-trip fromC$ 328From Montreal (YMQ) to Calgary
One-way fromC$ 122One-way flight from Montreal (YMQ) to Calgary

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Montreal to Calgary?

Flying to your destination on a Monday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Calgary. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Montreal to Calgary?

To save up to 55% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Montreal to Calgary from C$ 608 1-2 weeks out and tickets from C$ 743 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Montreal to Calgary?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in February. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Calgary. Flights to Calgary from Montreal in October are about C$ 442 on average during October, but can be found for as low as C$ 189.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Montreal to Calgary (YMQ - YYC)?

It’s optimal to fly from Montreal to Calgary in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 40% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Montreal to Calgary in February, March 2023

The best prices found for YMQ to YYC flights for February, March
27 Feb. - 8 Mar.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

1 stop

7h 05m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

23h 40m
C$ 260

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 31/1

28 Feb. - 2 Mar.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

1 stop

7h 05m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

6h 50m
C$ 266

Porter Airlines

Deal found 31/1

28 Feb. - 1 Mar.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

1 stop

9h 35m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

5h 55m
C$ 280

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 31/1

Montreal to Calgary 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Calgary from Montreal found for this year
30 May - 9 Jun.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 138

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/1

2 Jun. - 9 Jun.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 147

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

16 May - 27 May
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 149

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

Cheap Flair Airlines flights from Montreal to Calgary

30 May - 9 Jun.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 138

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/1

2 Jun. - 9 Jun.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 147

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

16 May - 27 May
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 149

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

  • Flair Airlines is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Montreal to Calgary. Flights on this route from Flair Airlines typically cost C$ 195.39 RT, a price that is 70% more expensive than the average Montreal to Calgary flight. The cheapest flight found was C$ 107 RT. When travelling from Montreal to Calgary on Flair Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Calgary Airport. When flying from Montreal to Calgary, Flair Airlines flights are 27% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Air Canada flights from Montreal to Calgary

11 Feb. - 13 Mar.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 57m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

7h 05m
C$ 377

Air Canada

Deal found 1/2

8 Feb. - 27 Feb.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 55m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

5h 51m
C$ 379

Air Canada

Deal found 31/1

8 Feb. - 27 Feb.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 55m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

5h 51m
C$ 380

Air Canada

Deal found 30/1

  • If you’re travelling from Montreal to Calgary, one of the more common airlines travelling that route is Air Canada. Flights from Air Canada travelling this route typically cost C$ 337.49 RT. This price is typically 112% cheaper than other airlines that offer Montreal to Calgary flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was C$ 136. When travelling from Montreal to Calgary on Air Canada, the most popular airport to depart from is Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Calgary Airport. When flying from Montreal to Calgary, Air Canada flights are 20% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Calgary from Montreal

Save time with Montreal to Calgary direct flight deals
30 May - 9 Jun.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 138

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/1

2 Jun. - 9 Jun.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 147

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

16 May - 27 May
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Nonstop

4h 10m
C$ 149

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

Last minute flights from Montreal to Calgary

Late deals on round-trip flights to Calgary from Montreal, departing today and this week
8 Feb. - 27 Feb.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

1 stop

25h 40m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

6h 10m
C$ 286

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 31/1

8 Feb. - 22 Feb.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

1 stop

25h 40m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

6h 00m
C$ 297

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 30/1

8 Feb. - 27 Feb.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

1 stop

25h 40m
YYC

Calgary

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

6h 10m
C$ 298

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 30/1

One-way flights to Calgary from Montreal

The cheapest one-way flights from Montreal to Calgary
13 Jun.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
C$ 58

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

13 Jun.
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
C$ 60

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/1

16 May
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

YYC

Calgary

Nonstop

4h 45m
C$ 63

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/1

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Montreal to Calgary flights.

What airports serve Montreal to Calgary flights?

When you are going to fly from Montreal to Calgary, you’ll be boarding your plane at Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport and flying over to Calgary International Airport. You’ll find there are a couple of large airlines that fly this route. There are a decent amount of flights from Montreal to Calgary, about 27 per week. Calgary International Airport is located 11 miles from the downtown area of Calgary. The airport’s physical footprint is 8.25 square miles. It services over 17 million passengers per year, making it the busiest airport in the province of Alberta and the fourth busiest in all of Canada. There are four runways and two terminals that support five concourses at the Calgary airport.

Which airlines fly directly from Montreal to Calgary?

There are some direct flights from Montreal to the airport in Calgary. They’re offered by Air Canada and WestJet. The flight time is around 4h 45m. This route covers a distance of 1,867 miles. You can also find direct flights with Air Transat, a budget airline operating between Montreal and Calgary.

What are the stopover options between Montreal to Calgary?

If you want to break up the flight some with a stopover, there are a few one-stop flights offered by Air Canada, as well as a few by WestJet. The stopover is in Toronto at Pearson International Airport. The stopover times vary from just under an hour to a little over three hours. You might have a total travel time of up around 8h 38m. You should be aware that a few of the flights take off in the evening and don’t arrive in Calgary until after midnight so it will be the next day.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Montreal to Calgary?

You do not need a passport or visa to fly out of Montreal and go to Calgary. The flight is domestic. You may use your passport as your valid form of identification if you would like, but you don’t have to have it.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Calgary from Montreal?

Located just 9.3 km from the city centre, Calgary is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Calgary from Montreal. Booking flights from Montreal to Calgary (YYC) should be relatively easy as there are 4 daily inbound flights from Montreal from 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Montreal to Calgary have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Montreal to Calgary have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Flair Airlines, Air Canada, and Air Transat are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Flair Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Montreal to Calgary for under C$ 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Montreal to Calgary for under C$ 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 138, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 167.

Are there direct flights from Montreal to Calgary for under C$ 200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Montreal to Calgary under C$ 200. A good price for a direct flight from Montreal to Calgary is less than C$ 167.

Are there last-minute flights available from Montreal to Calgary for under C$ 300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Montreal to Calgary within the next 7 days for less than C$ 300.

What days are direct flights available from Montreal to Calgary?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Montreal to Calgary on average per day?

11 flight departures from Montreal to Calgary per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 36% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 64% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Montreal to Calgary?

Departing from Montreal to Calgary will take you 4h 45m. Montreal and Calgary are separated by a distance of 3021 km. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Montreal to Calgary round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Montreal to Calgary round-trip from C$ 138. Flair Airlines is priced at 68% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Montreal to Calgary?

The most popular airlines flying from Montreal to Calgary are Air Canada, Flair Airlines and Juneyao Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Montreal to Calgary?

Consider Brussels Airlines (53%), Air Canada (47%) or Turkish Airlines (46%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Montreal to Calgary.

What are the cheapest flights from Montreal to Calgary?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for C$ 70. While the most popular route (Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - Calgary) can be booked for C$ 138 on average our data indicates C$ 262 when flying from Montreal to Calgary.

Alternative routes for Montreal to Calgary

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Top 6 airlines flying from Montreal to Calgary

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Montreal to Calgary choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapestC$ 15AverageC$ 28FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Flair AirlinesCheapestC$ 112AverageC$ 178FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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WestJetCheapestC$ 143AverageC$ 261FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%COVID-19 safety
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Porter AirlinesCheapestC$ 151AverageC$ 284FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time52%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapestC$ 182AverageC$ 452FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Air TransatCheapestC$ 218AverageC$ 457FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time50%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Montreal to Calgary

See what time of day planes typically take off from Montreal to Calgary
0%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
36%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
28%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
36%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Montreal to Calgary

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Montreal to Calgary
Sunday4daily flights
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday8daily flights
Thursday4daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday3daily flights
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