The cheapest times to fly from YEG to FLG are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of August 13th, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 FLG is late January. Prices can be as high as $1546 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $367 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Grand Canyon Village

Flying from Edmonton (YEG) to Flagstaff, AZ (FLG) will usually cost between $433 to $1113 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $440. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1164. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $724 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $742 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YEG to FLG flight.

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

YEG to FLG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YEG to FLG flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Edmonton. 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. 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 $149 (17%) 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 $668. Return trip prices are from the FLG 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 FLG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 15 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 YEG to FLG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) in Phoenix, AZ

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from FLG
  • Usually 52.83% less expensive than FLG
  • Nonstop flights available

See YEG to PHX flights

Destination alternative #2: Phoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA) in Phoenix, AZ

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from FLG
  • Usually 49.26% less expensive than FLG
  • Nonstop flights available

See YEG to AZA flights


Flight Hacking YEG to FLG

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 FLG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (YEG > LAS > FLG)

  • Price for both tickets: $524
  • Average savings: $218 (29.38%)

See YEG to PHX flights

Hack #2: Phoenix, AZ (YEG > PHX > FLG)

  • Price for both tickets: $524
  • Average savings: $218 (29.38%)

See YEG to LAS flights

Hack #3: Salt Lake City, UT (YEG > SLC > FLG)

  • Price for both tickets: $527
  • Average savings: $216 (29.04%)

See YEG to SLC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Edmonton International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1259 miles or 2026 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YEG to FLG flight is about 3 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Edmonton and Flagstaff, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from YEG to FLG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYEG
Origination airport nameEdmonton International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeFLG
Destination airport nameFlagstaff Pulliam Airport
CityFlagstaff, AZ
Countrythe United States


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