The cheapest times to fly from YHM to YYC are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • August 27th 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 YHM to YYC is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $721 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $337 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Calgary

Flying from Hamilton (YHM) to Calgary (YYC) will usually cost between $348 to $524 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 $358. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $178 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $427 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YHM to YYC flight.

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

YHM to YYC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YHM to YYC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Hamilton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YYC, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into YHM. 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 $72 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $405. Return trip prices are from the YYC to YHM 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 YHM to YYC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 60 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YHM to YYC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Calgary International Airport to John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1675 miles or 2696 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YHM to YYC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YHM to YYC flight is about 3 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Hamilton and Calgary?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from YHM to YYC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYHM
Origination airport nameJohn C. Munro Hamilton International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeYYC
Destination airport nameCalgary International Airport


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