Cheap flights from Yellowknife to Edmonton

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The best prices from Yellowknife to Edmonton are usually found in June or April, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Yellowknife (YZF) to Edmonton (YEA)

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

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Average price

C$ 706

Round-trip from

C$ 189
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in September 2023
From Yellowknife to Edmonton (YEA)



C$ 140 - C$ 426



-12 - 16 °C



12 - 96 mm

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

Users have found that leaving on a Thursday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 49% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 84% by booking at least 48 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Yellowknife to Edmonton within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 785.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Edmonton. Flights to Edmonton from Yellowknife in June are about C$ 661 on average during June, but can be found for as low as C$ 381.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Yellowknife to Edmonton (YZF - YEA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Yellowknife to Edmonton in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 27% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Yellowknife to Edmonton?

For a flight from Yellowknife to Edmonton, you will be flying from Yellowknife. Yellowknife (YZF) is just 3.8 km from the centre of the city. Yellowknife is the only Yellowknife airport and it handles 2 outbound flights to Edmonton per day. 3 airlines have flights to Edmonton from Yellowknife on a regular basis.

What days are direct flights available from Yellowknife to Edmonton?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

Travellers can expect 5 flights from Yellowknife to Edmonton on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Yellowknife to Edmonton?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Yellowknife to Edmonton are Canadian North (59%), KLM (52%) and WestJet Encore (52%).

What does YZF to YEG mean?

YZF stands for Yellowknife Airport, while YEG stands for Edmonton Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

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Yellowknife to Calgaryfrom C$ 258 pp

Top 3 airlines flying from Yellowknife to Edmonton

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Yellowknife to Edmonton choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
WestJetCheapestC$ 185AverageC$ 377FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%
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Air CanadaCheapestC$ 200AverageC$ 416FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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Canadian NorthCheapestC$ 460AverageC$ 608FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time48%
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Hourly flight availability from Yellowknife to Edmonton

See what time of day planes typically take off from Yellowknife to Edmonton
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
37%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
57%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
5%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Yellowknife to Edmonton

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Yellowknife to Edmonton
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Monday3daily flights
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