Cheap flights from Montreal to California

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Montreal (YMQ) to California

All the information you need to plan the best YMQ to LAX flight in 2021: compare Montreal to California flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in California.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Montreal to California?

To save on the cost of your flight from Montreal to California, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 20% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 514 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 570.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to California from Montreal average C$ 474. You can even find prices in May for less than C$ 474, as users have found deals to California from as low as C$ 336. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to California from Montreal. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 40%.

Cheap flights from Montreal to California in July, August 2021

The best prices found for YMQ to California flights for July, August
18 Aug - 25 Aug
C$ 427pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
19 Aug - 26 Aug
C$ 449pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
27 Aug - 4 Sep
C$ 449pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Montreal to California 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Montreal found for this year
2 Nov - 3 Nov
C$ 402pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
31 Oct - 8 Nov
C$ 404pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
21 Oct - 30 Oct
C$ 410pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
SJC
San Jose
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Direct flights to California from Montreal

Save time with Montreal to California direct flight deals
1 Oct - 5 Oct
C$ 440pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
13 Sep - 24 Sep
C$ 449pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
17 Oct - 19 Oct
C$ 474pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Air Canada
Direct
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

Last minute flights from Montreal to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Montreal, departing today and this week
27 Jul - 10 Aug
C$ 551pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
27 Jul - 15 Sep
C$ 565pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ONT
Ontario
ONT
Ontario
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
27 Jul - 14 Sep
C$ 575pp
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YUL
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

One-way flights to California from Montreal

The cheapest one-way flights from Montreal to California
2:00 a.m. - 1:42 p.m.
Air Canada
2 stops
14h 42m
YUL - LAX
Air Canada
C$ 249
mytrip.com
4:30 a.m. - 3:39 p.m.
WestJet
2 stops
14h 09m
YUL - SFO
WestJet
C$ 265
WestJet
10:30 a.m. - 4:25 p.m.
American Airlines
1 stop
8h 55m
YUL - LAX
American Airlines
C$ 266

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Flight FAQs

From Montreal to California

Can I find flights from Montreal to California for under C$ 506 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Montreal to California for under C$ 506. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just C$ 402, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 430.

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

Air Canada, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Montreal to California for under C$ 506 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Montreal to California under C$ 506. A good price for a direct flight from Montreal to California is less than C$ 485.

Are there last-minute flights available from Montreal to California for under C$ 632?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Montreal to California within the next 7 days for less than C$ 632.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Montreal to California are Interjet, Major Airline and American Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from Montreal to California?

Most travellers choose Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - Los Angeles, Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - San Francisco or Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - Ontario when deciding on the best route from Montreal to California.

What are the cheapest flights from Montreal to California?

On average you can expect to pay C$ 1,660 for a flight from Montreal to California. The cheapest flight overall is C$ 260 while the most popular route, (Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl - Los Angeles) is currently priced at C$ 447.

What are the most reliable airlines from Montreal to California?

Before booking your flight to California from Montreal, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air New Zealand (75%), Air Canada (73%), United Airlines( 73%).

How long is the flight from Montreal to California?

United Airlines and Air Canada can get you from Montreal to California in just under 5h 50m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Montreal to California round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Montreal to California round-trip from C$ 402. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Air Canada, from C$ 404, and Delta, from C$ 411.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Flair Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as C$ 177. However, be on the lookout for offers from Air Canada and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from Montreal to California for a low price.

Destination information for California

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Montreal to California.
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Airports servicing Montreal

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

Airports servicing

Bakersfield Meadows Field (BFL)
Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City McNamara Field (CEC)
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Fresno (FAT)

Top 6 airlines flying from Montreal to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Montreal to California 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$ 260 C$ 357 No cancel fee 50%
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WestJet
C$ 175 C$ 403 No cancel fee 60%
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American Airlines
C$ 169 C$ 424 No cancel fee 71%
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Delta
C$ 170 C$ 430 No cancel fee N/A
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United Airlines
C$ 260 C$ 524 No cancel fee 69%
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Air Canada
C$ 155 C$ 526 No cancel fee 67%
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