The cheapest times to fly from PIT to YEG are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 19th)
  • July 30th to December 9th

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 PIT to YEG is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $850 for Monday flights during mid June, or as low as $349 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Edmonton

Flying from Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) to Edmonton (YEG) will usually cost between $354 to $776 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $351. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $757. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $406 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $493 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIT to YEG flight.

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

PIT to YEG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PIT to YEG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Pittsburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $82 (15%) 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 $470. Return trip prices are from the YEG to PIT 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 PIT to YEG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PIT to YEG

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from PIT to YEG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (PIT > BOS > YEG)

  • Price for both tickets: $468
  • Average savings: $25 (4.97%)

See PIT to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PIT to YEG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Delta, Qantas, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Edmonton International Airport to Pittsburgh International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1783 miles or 2869 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PIT to YEG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIT to YEG flight is about 4 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Pittsburgh, PA and Edmonton?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from PIT to YEG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePIT
Origination airport namePittsburgh International Airport
CityPittsburgh, PA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeYEG
Destination airport nameEdmonton International Airport


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