Cheap flights from Montreal to Edmonton

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The best prices from Montreal to Edmonton are usually found in January or May, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Montreal (YMQ) to Edmonton (YEA)

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

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Average price

C$ 425

Round-trip from

C$ 189
High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in September 2023
From Montreal (YMQ) to Edmonton (YEA)



C$ 140 - C$ 422



-12 - 16 °C



12 - 96 mm

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

Flights from Montreal to Edmonton are generally found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Edmonton.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 45 days in advance, which can save you up to 38% on flights from Montreal to Edmonton compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 45 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 546. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 692.

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

Flights from Montreal to Edmonton lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Montreal to Edmonton in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 176.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Montreal to Edmonton (YMQ - YEA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Montreal to Edmonton in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 17% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Related info for your journey

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

What days are direct flights available from Montreal to Edmonton?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday.

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

8 flight departures from Montreal to Edmonton per day on average.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 13% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 88% of flight departures

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Montreal to Edmonton?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Montreal to Edmonton on time: TAP AIR PORTUGAL (83%), Turkish Airlines (82%), Flair Airlines (70%).

What does YUL to YEG mean?

Great question - YUL to YEG just means Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl Airport to Edmonton Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

Alternative routes for Montreal to Edmonton

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Top 4 airlines flying from Montreal to Edmonton

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Montreal to Edmonton choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Flair AirlinesCheapestC$ 117AverageC$ 244FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Air CanadaCheapestC$ 171AverageC$ 459FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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Porter AirlinesCheapestC$ 175AverageC$ 335FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time52%
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WestJetCheapestC$ 178AverageC$ 384FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%
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Hourly flight availability from Montreal to Edmonton

See what time of day planes typically take off from Montreal to Edmonton
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Weekly flight availability from Montreal to Edmonton

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Montreal to Edmonton
Sunday5daily flights
Monday8daily flights
Tuesday5daily flights
Wednesday5daily flights
Thursday7daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday7daily flights
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