The cheapest times to fly from RDU to YYG are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • July 23rd to December 16th

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 RDU to YYG is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1020 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $354 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Charlottetown

Flying from Raleigh/Durham, NC (RDU) to Charlottetown (YYG) will usually cost between $391 to $864 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $384. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $876. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $492 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $649 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RDU to YYG flight.

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

RDU to YYG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RDU to YYG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Raleigh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, which is a bit above 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 $131 (18%) 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 $596. Return trip prices are from the YYG to RDU 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 RDU to YYG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 56 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from RDU to YYG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) in Halifax

  • 99 miles (159 km) away from YYG
  • Usually 41.29% less expensive than YYG
  • 1-layover flights available

See RDU to YHZ flights

Destination alternative #2: Greater Moncton Romeo Leblanc International Airport (YQM) in Moncton

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from YYG
  • Usually 6.93% less expensive than YYG
  • 1-layover flights available

See RDU to YQM flights


Flight Hacking RDU to YYG

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 RDU to YYG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (RDU > BOS > YYG)

  • Price for both tickets: $541
  • Average savings: $109 (16.72%)

See RDU to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (RDU > LGA > YYG)

  • Price for both tickets: $579
  • Average savings: $71 (10.86%)

See RDU to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RDU to YYG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Charlottetown Airport to Raleigh-Durham International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1084 miles or 1745 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RDU to YYG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RDU to YYG flight is about 2 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Raleigh/Durham, NC and Charlottetown?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from RDU to YYG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeRDU
Origination airport nameRaleigh-Durham International Airport
CityRaleigh/Durham, NC
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeYYG
Destination airport nameCharlottetown Airport


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