Cheap flights to Edmonton

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Flights to Edmonton in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price$2,019Average for return flights in May 2022

When is the best time to book a flight to Edmonton?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Edmonton, you should look to book at least 29 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Edmonton?

At the moment, Sunday is the most economical day to take a flight to Edmonton. Tuesday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Edmonton?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the morning when visiting Edmonton. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the afternoon as these tend to have higher demand.

How long is the flight to Edmonton?

Flights to Edmonton, Canada, can be found from New Zealand airports. Auckland International Airport (AKL) to Edmonton Airport (YEG) has flight times ranging from 45h to 61h. Edmonton flight deals can also be found from Wellington Airport (WLG), with journey durations of 33h-35h. Flights are also available from Christchurch Airport (CHC) to Edmonton International Airport, Nisku, with journey times ranging from 33h to 46h.

Are there direct flights to Edmonton?

Unfortunately, direct flights from New Zealand to Edmonton are not available. However, you can find several routes with two or three layovers to Edmonton, Canada. Auckland Airport has flights to Edmonton Airport, Edmonton, which include three layovers, at Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL), Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Toronto Airport (YYZ), for a total journey time of about 44h 45min; the first leg of this journey is an overnight flight. Flight routes are also available with two layovers from Wellington Airport, and you can choose from a route via Sydney Airport (SYD) and Los Angeles Airport (LAX), with a total duration of close to 34h, or a route via Melbourne (MEL) and Los Angeles, with a total journey of around 34h 26min. Christchurch Airport also offers two-layover routes. You can take a shorter route at roughly 33h 46min via Sydney and Los Angeles; another of the routes is available with layovers in Melbourne and Los Angeles, with a total time of roughly 34h 20min; or there’s a route via Auckland and LAX, at a total duration of approximately 45h 26min.

How do you get from Edmonton Airport to the city centre?

A cheap way to connect from Edmonton Airport to the city centre is by bus and tram. Take the line 747 bus from the airport to Century Park Transit Centre, where you can then pick up the tram, which leaves every 10min or so. The whole journey usually takes just under 1h at an approximate cost of C$ 7 (NZ$ 8). You could also take the bus directly, which takes around 30min for a just under 32 km journey; however, it’s slightly more expensive at around C$ 23 (NZ$ 26). Alternatively, another cheap option would be to hire a car, as the petrol costs would only amount to around C$ 7 (NZ$ 8).

What are some things to do in Edmonton?

Edmonton in Canada has plenty of attractions to visit and is well noted for its year-round festivals, which is reflected in its nickname, Canada’s Festival City. It is situated in North Saskatchewan River Valley, which hosts a vast collection of scenic parks with over 150 km of trails, water activities and skiing and winter activities. Fort Edmonton Park is well worth a visit, as it is Canada’s largest living history museum. Not far away from Edmonton is Elk Island National Park, just east of the city. Here you can view the Northern Lights in the right season and discover many different animal and bird species.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Edmonton?

Citizens of New Zealand travelling to Canada will not require a visa to enter the country; however, a Travel Authorisation (TA) is a necessary requirement, which can be applied for online. The approximate cost is C$ 25 (NZ$ 29), and the processing time is quick, usually as  little as 30min.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Edmonton?

Most people fly into Edmonton (YEG) if they book a flight to Edmonton. Edmonton is conveniently located just 26.9 km from Edmonton’s city centre.