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There are 2 ways to get from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG) by plane or car

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Fly  •  1h 50m

  1. Fly from Yellowknife (YZF) to Edmonton (YEG) YZF - YEG

$247 - $510

1 alternative option

Drive  •  19h 41m

  1. Drive from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG) 1522.7 km

$150 - $230

Yellowknife (YZF) to Edmonton (YEG) flights

The flight time between Yellowknife (YZF) and Edmonton (YEG) is around 2h 3m and covers a distance of around 1020 km. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 44m. Services are operated by Canadian North, WestJet and Air Canada. Typically 23 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
2h 3m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h 44m
Flight distance:
1020 km
Flights per week:
23
Cheapest price:
$237
Carbon emissions:
337 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:30
Last flight departs at:
21:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Yellowknife (YZF) to Edmonton (YEG) flight schedules

Yellowknife → Edmonton Airport (YEG)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Edmonton Airport (YEG) is 1-833-784-4397.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG) is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 19h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG) is to fly which costs $240 - $550 and takes 1h 50m.

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It is 1018 km from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG). It is approximately 1522.7 km to drive.

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It takes approximately 1h 50m to get from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Yellowknife Airport to Edmonton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 44m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG) is 1523 km. It takes approximately 19h 41m to drive from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG).

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WestJet, Air Canada and Canadian North offer flights from Yellowknife Airport to Edmonton Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Edmonton Airport (YEG). Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Yellowknife to Yellowknife Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $17 - $21.

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Map of how to get from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG).
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  • Distance: 1018 km
  • Duration: 1h 50m

What companies run services between Yellowknife, NT, Canada and Edmonton Airport (YEG), Canada?

Canadian North, WestJet and Air Canada fly from Yellowknife to Edmonton Airport (YEG) 3 times a day.

Airlines
Canadian North
Website
canadiannorth.com
Flights from Yellowknife to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Yellowknife to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Yellowknife to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650

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