The cheapest times to fly from YYC to AMS are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 9th to June 17th
  • November 5th to December 2nd

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 YYC to AMS is early June. Prices can be as high as $1020 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $529 for Monday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Amsterdam

Flying from Calgary (YYC) to Amsterdam (AMS) will usually cost between $594 to $926 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $604. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $906. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $302 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $744 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YYC to AMS flight.

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

YYC to AMS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YYC to AMS flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Calgary. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $83 (11%) 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 $690. Return trip prices are from the AMS to YYC 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 YYC 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 60 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking YYC 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 YYC to AMS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (YYC > LGW > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $617
  • Average savings: $128 (17.14%)

See YYC to LHR flights

Hack #2: London (YYC > LHR > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $686
  • Average savings: $58 (7.8%)

See YYC to LGW flights

Hack #3: Dublin (YYC > DUB > AMS)

  • Price for both tickets: $739
  • Average savings: $5 (0.67%)

See YYC to DUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air Transat, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4452 miles or 7165 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YYC to AMS flight is about 8 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Calgary and Amsterdam?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from YYC to AMS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYYC
Origination airport nameCalgary International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeAMS
Destination airport nameSchiphol Airport
Countrythe Netherlands


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