Cheap flights from Montreal to Calgary

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Calgary (YYC)
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The best prices from Montreal to Calgary are usually found in August or July, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

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 2022: compare Montreal to Calgary flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Calgary.
YMQ - YYC
Price
C$ 308 - C$ 546
YYC
Temperature
-7 - 17 °C
YYC
Precipitation
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 388

From Montreal (YMQ) to Calgary

One-way from

C$ 153

One-way flight from Montreal (YMQ) to Calgary

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Montreal to Calgary?

To save up to 39% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 24 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$ 581 1-2 weeks out and tickets from C$ 777 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 December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Calgary. Flights to Calgary from Montreal in August are about C$ 542 on average during August, but can be found for as low as C$ 206.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Montreal to Calgary in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 26% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

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

Flying to your destination on a Saturday 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.

Direct flights to Calgary from Montreal

Save time with Montreal to Calgary direct flight deals
21 Jul - 26 Jul
C$ 199pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
21 Jul - 30 Jul
C$ 200pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
21 Jul - 30 Jul
C$ 204pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Last minute flights from Montreal to Calgary

Late deals on round-trip flights to Calgary from Montreal, departing today and this week
2 Feb - 9 Feb
C$ 338pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
3 Feb - 8 Feb
C$ 350pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
4 Feb - 9 Feb
C$ 388pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

One-way flights to Calgary from Montreal

The cheapest one-way flights from Montreal to Calgary
2:00 p.m. - 7:35 p.m.
Air Transat
1 stop
7h 35m
YUL - YYC
Air Transat
C$ 153
FlightHub
8:30 a.m. - 11:18 a.m.
Air Canada
Direct
4h 48m
YUL - YYC
Air Canada
C$ 179
Air Canada
3:00 p.m. - 1:35 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
24h 35m
YUL - YYC
Multiple Airlines
C$ 182
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Montreal</span> to <span class="emphasized">Calgary</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Montreal to Calgary

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 5 daily inbound flights from Montreal from 3 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. Air Canada, Air Transat, and WestJet are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air Canada 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$ 199, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 224.

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$ 248.

Are there last-minute flights available from Montreal to Calgary for under C$ 400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Montreal to Calgary within the next 7 days for less than C$ 400.

What days are direct flights available from Montreal to Calgary?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Friday, Saturday.

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

5 flight departures from Montreal to Calgary per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 80% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Montreal to Calgary?

Departing from Montreal to Calgary will take you 4h 40m. 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$ 199. Flair Airlines is priced at 63% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Montreal to Calgary one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Flair Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at C$ 102. Air Transat flights start at C$ 144 while deals on Air Canada start at C$ 165 one-way.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Montreal to Calgary?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for C$ 195. While the most popular route (Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - Calgary) can be booked for C$ 200 on average our data indicates C$ 311 when flying from Montreal to Calgary.

What are the most reliable airlines from Montreal to Calgary?

Consider Delta (65%), TAP AIR PORTUGAL (56%) or Turkish Airlines (53%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Montreal to Calgary.

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.

Destination information for Calgary

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Montreal to Calgary.
Flight duration from Montreal to YYC
4h 22m
Average temperature for January in Calgary
-1.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Calgary
11.0 mm

Airports servicing Montreal

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl (YUL)
Montreal St Hubert (YHU)

Airports servicing Calgary

Top 3 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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Transat
C$ 202 C$ 430 No cancel fee 50%
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WestJet
C$ 205 C$ 490 No cancel fee 60%
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Air Canada
C$ 304 C$ 596 No cancel fee 67%
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Hourly flight availability from Montreal to Calgary

See what time of day planes typically take off from Montreal towards Calgary.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 77% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 11% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 11% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Montreal to Calgary
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Montreal to Calgary.
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
10 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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