The cheapest times to fly from YEG to AMS are

  • January 8th to April 8th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the week of November 5th)

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 YEG to AMS is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1383 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $828 for Monday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Amsterdam

Flying from Edmonton (YEG) to Amsterdam (AMS) will usually cost between $855 to $1118 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $858. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1185. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $327 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $906 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YEG to AMS flight.

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

YEG to AMS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YEG to AMS flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Edmonton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AMS, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into YEG. 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 $73 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $920. Return trip prices are from the AMS to YEG 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 YEG to AMS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 45 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking YEG to AMS

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 YEG to AMS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (YEG > LGA > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $701
  • Average savings: $205 (22.63%)

See YEG to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (YEG > JFK > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $755
  • Average savings: $152 (16.72%)

See YEG to LGA flights

Hack #3: London (YEG > LGW > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $809
  • Average savings: $98 (10.76%)

See YEG to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, Austrian, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Condor, Delta, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4320 miles or 6952 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YEG to AMS flight is about 8 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Edmonton and Amsterdam?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from YEG to AMS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YEG
Origination airport name Edmonton International Airport
City Edmonton
Country Canada
Latitude 53.3
Longitude -113.6

Return Airport

Destination code AMS
Destination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8


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