The cheapest times to fly from LAX to YUL are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the week of August 27th)

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 LAX to YUL is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $718 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $343 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Montreal

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Montreal (YUL) will usually cost between $348 to $523 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $345. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $602. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $256 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $408 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to YUL flight.

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

LAX to YUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to YUL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $74 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $378. Return trip prices are from the YUL to LAX 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 LAX to YUL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 25 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from LAX to YUL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport (YOW) in Ottawa

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from YUL
  • Usually 7.85% less expensive than YUL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to YOW flights

Destination alternative #2: Burlington International Airport (BTV) in Burlington, VT

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from YUL
  • Usually 4.05% less expensive than YUL
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to BTV flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, Qantas, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2468 miles or 3972 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to YUL flight is about 5 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Montreal?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from LAX to YUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAX
Origination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4

Return Airport

Destination code YUL
Destination airport name Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport
City Montreal
Country Canada
Latitude 45.5
Longitude -73.7


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