The cheapest times to fly from YUL to SLK are

  • January 8th to May 6th (except the weeks of February 26th and April 23rd)
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 YUL to SLK is mid April. Prices can be as high as $1005 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $505 for Tuesday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Saranac Lake

Flying from Montreal (YUL) to Saranac Lake/Lake Placid, NY (SLK) will usually cost between $549 to $747 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $532. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $742. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $210 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $564 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YUL to SLK flight.

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

YUL to SLK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YUL to SLK flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Montreal. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $4.48, which is 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 $111 (15%) 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 $558. Return trip prices are from the SLK to YUL 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 YUL to SLK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 7 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 YUL to SLK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) in Syracuse, NY

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 36.17% less expensive than SLK
  • 1-layover flights available

See YUL to SYR flights

Destination alternative #2: Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport (YOW) in Ottawa

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 33.51% less expensive than SLK
  • Nonstop flights available

See YUL to YOW flights

Destination alternative #3: Albany International Airport (ALB) in Albany, NY

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 27.48% less expensive than SLK
  • 1-layover flights available

See YUL to ALB flights

Destination alternative #4: Plattsburgh International Airport (PBG) in Plattsburgh, NY

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 16.05% less expensive than SLK
  • 1-layover flights available

See YUL to PBG flights

Destination alternative #5: Rutland – Southern Vermont Regional Airport (RUT) in Rutland, VT

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SLK
  • Usually 8.16% less expensive than SLK
  • 1-layover flights available

See YUL to RUT flights


Flight Hacking YUL to SLK

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 YUL to SLK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (YUL > BOS > SLK)

  • Price for both tickets: $534
  • Average savings: $30 (5.32%)

See YUL to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YUL to SLK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, JetBlue, Porter Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Adirondack Regional Airport to Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 78 miles or 126 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YUL to SLK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YUL to SLK flight is about 1 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Montreal and Saranac Lake/Lake Placid, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from YUL to SLK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YUL
Origination airport name Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport
City Montreal
Country Canada
Latitude 45.5
Longitude -73.7

Return Airport

Destination code SLK
Destination airport name Adirondack Regional Airport
City Saranac Lake/Lake Placid, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 44.4
Longitude -74.2


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