Edmonton to Yellowknife

Flying between Yellowknife to Edmonton International is very convenient as there are 7 airliners offering direct flights including First Air, KLM, WestJet Encore, WestJet, Jazz Air, Air Canada and Canadian North. The flight time is approximately 2 hours 1 minute.

Depending on the day of the week and the time of day you book, flight prices can vary dramatically. The cheapest flights available will generally be mid week or late in the evening, so if you are on a budget then these are the flight times you should consider. Alternatively, you could book well in advance and you flight could be up to 50% cheaper, especially with budget airliners. We recommend our viewers to pay and reserve the seats in advance. This ensures you get the best seats on the plane at the cheapest prices.

Please see below the airlines that fly from Edmonton International (YEG) to Yellowknife (YZF) and the amount of daily flights in operation.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Canadian North220231207:1518:00
WestJet Encore111111112:2512:25
WestJet111111112:2512:25
Jazz Air111111111:3511:35
Air Canada111111111:3511:35
KLM101010012:2512:25
First Air100000107:1507:15

Flights from Edmonton International to Yellowknife are very limited. Only Canadian North operate flights, of which there is only 1 per week. The time of the departure for this flight is 07:15

You can find the latest flight availability and prices from Canadian North at /canadiannorth.com/. You can also book direct and get their latest discounts.

Flight times for Canadian North are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

DayFlying Time
Monday07:15 and 07:45
Tuesday07:45 and 18:00
Thursday07:45 and 18:00
Friday07:15, 07:45 and 18:00
Saturday07:45
Sunday07:15 and 07:45

If you are planning to hire a car from Yellowknife airport then don’t wait until you arrive. The prices are typically 20% to 30% higher and the availability of vehicles are much lower. You can check out the solutions we have for car hire on our car hire pages which can save you £££’s.