The cheapest times to fly from YSJ to BHM are

  • March 12th to May 6th (except the week of April 16th)
  • October 22nd to February 18th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 YSJ to BHM is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1183 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $495 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Birmingham

Flying from Saint John (YSJ) to Birmingham, AL (BHM) will usually cost between $532 to $1057 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $567. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1020. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $453 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $807 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YSJ to BHM flight.

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

YSJ to BHM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YSJ to BHM flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Saint John. 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 $255 (25%) 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 $655. Return trip prices are from the BHM to YSJ 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 YSJ to BHM can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 27 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 YSJ to BHM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Atlanta, GA

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from BHM
  • Usually 20.82% less expensive than BHM
  • 1-layover flights available

See YSJ to ATL flights


Flight Hacking YSJ to BHM

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 YSJ to BHM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Toronto (YSJ > YYZ > BHM)

  • Price for both tickets: $633
  • Average savings: $174 (21.56%)

See YSJ to BOS flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (YSJ > BOS > BHM)

  • Price for both tickets: $652
  • Average savings: $156 (19.27%)

See YSJ to YYZ flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (YSJ > LGA > BHM)

  • Price for both tickets: $653
  • Average savings: $154 (19.08%)

See YSJ to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YSJ to BHM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport to Saint John Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1371 miles or 2206 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YSJ to BHM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YSJ to BHM flight is about 3 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Saint John and Birmingham, AL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from YSJ to BHM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYSJ
Origination airport nameSaint John Airport
CitySaint John

Return Airport

Destination codeBHM
Destination airport nameBirmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
CityBirmingham, AL
Countrythe United States


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