The cheapest times to fly from ALB to YUL are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • March 19th to April 1st
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ALB to YUL is early December. Prices can be as high as $770 for Friday flights during mid June, or as low as $275 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Montreal

Flying from Albany, NY (ALB) to Montreal (YUL) will usually cost between $293 to $632 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $589. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $294 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $428 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ALB to YUL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ALB to YUL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ALB to YUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ALB to YUL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Albany. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.41, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $123 (25%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $370. Return trip prices are from the YUL to ALB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ALB to YUL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ALB to YUL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport to Albany International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 188 miles or 303 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ALB to YUL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ALB to YUL flight is about 1 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Albany, NY and Montreal?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from ALB to YUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeALB
Origination airport nameAlbany International Airport
CityAlbany, NY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeYUL
Destination airport namePierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport


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