Cheap flights to Montreal

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12 Jul — 19 Jul1
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Flights to Montreal in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 2% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average priceHK$10,091Average for return flights in July 2022
Return fromHK$8,663From Hong Kong Intl to Montreal
One-way fromHK$4,787One-way flight from Hong Kong Intl (HKG) to Montreal

Cheap flights to Montreal in July, August 2022

The best prices found for YMQ flights for July, August
28 Aug - 7 Sep
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

36h 58m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

26h 40m
HK$12,657

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6-7-22

27 Aug - 7 Sep
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

26h 39m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

26h 40m
HK$12,704

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6-7-22

23 Aug - 10 Jan
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

26h 39m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

24h 55m
HK$13,159

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 6-7-22

Montreal 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Montreal found for this year
26 Dec - 9 Jan
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

24h 03m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

39h 20m
HK$8,663

Air Canada

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Deal found 4-7-22

26 Dec - 11 Jan
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

20h 50m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

1 stop

22h 20m
HK$8,875

Air Canada

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Deal found 4-7-22

24 Dec - 9 Jan
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

21h 20m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

39h 20m
HK$8,969

Air Canada

Pick Dates

Deal found 4-7-22

Last minute flights to Montreal

Late deals on return flights to Montreal, departing today and this week
12 Jul - 11 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

47h 05m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

1 stop

23h 45m
HK$13,928

Lufthansa

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Deal found 4-7-22

12 Jul - 11 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

2 stops

47h 05m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

2 stops

53h 45m
HK$13,975

Lufthansa

Pick Dates

Deal found 4-7-22

12 Jul - 11 Nov
HKG

Hong Kong Intl

YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

1 stop

23h 10m
YUL

Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl

HKG

Hong Kong Intl

1 stop

35h 20m
HK$15,953

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4-7-22

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

The price you pay for your flight to Montreal may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 48 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Montreal?

Monday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Montreal. Flying on Thursday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Montreal?

Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Montreal. Flights at midday are usually the most expensive.

To call Montreal merely the Paris of North America is to sell it short. True, the island in the Saint Lawrence River has the architecture, the food and joie de vivre of the French capital, but it is a mix of more than 40 ethnic groups, a complicated history and a vibrant and edgy bohemian scene that confounds that description.

The city freezes during wintertime and temperatures plummet to -30, but there is no bad time to search for cheap flights to Montreal. Montrealers make the most of winter with a carnival; shopping in Ville Souteraine, the underground city, with more than 30km of shopping, and its hearty fare (including poutine, a rib-sticking mix of chips, cheese curd and gravy).

The starting point for the tourist is Vieux Montreal. Here, you’ll find City Hall, Bonsecours Market, and the awe-inspiring Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel. In “new” Montreal, Le Plateau is the city’s creative heart, home to designers, writers and artists.

Montreal is human scale with Mont Royal, 1,000 parks, 350km of bicycle paths and 900 outdoor skating rinks. Prince Arthur Street, Saint-Laurent and Les Eclusiers are the places to party. Bars are open until 3am and some never close.

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Montreal climate

With predominantly wet, warm summers and cold, snowy winters, the climate of Montreal is varied and seasonal. In winter snowfall is abundant, and snow is common both in spring and autumn. Temperatures well below freezing are experienced in winter, and the bitter weather is exacerbated by wind chill. Summer brings sunshine and pleasant days, with high humidity on occasion, although highs seldom exceed 25C. Rain can be expected any time of year in Montreal, but summer tends to be the wettest season. A feature of the climate of Montreal is the possibility of late autumn heat waves, enjoyed as “Indian summers”, which frequently occur.

When is the best time to fly to Montreal?

Although Montreal has a long and harsh winter it is still a year-round tourist destination thanks to its numerous festivals and underground city with more than 2,000 shops.

Peak season:

Summer, specifically late June to August is the busiest and most expensive time to book Montreal flights and visit. The weather is warm and there are a number of festivals going on at that time including: the ten-day Festival International de Jazz in late June, the International Fireworks Competition in late June and July, the World Film Festival and Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in August.

Off season:

Many frequent visitors actually prefer to go during September and October when the crowds have disappeared and the weather’s still pleasant. In terms of value, spring is the best time to visit because Montreal flights, hotels and car rentals drop dramatically, but bear in mind that it is mud season, the time when all the snow melts and getting around town can become a little uncomfortable.

Getting around Montreal

Between the city’s smart layout and extremely efficient public transport system, you’ll never worry about getting where you need to go. There are also plenty of bike paths all over the city if you want to get a little exercise. Public transport consists of metro, bus and commuter rail and is run by STCUM. The metro is sparkling clean and has four different lines with dozens of stations. The bus routes are connected with the metro and both run between 5:30am and 1am. There are also a few night buses running after regular service ends. You can also get into the suburbs by connecting to the commuter rail. Check out the bus and metro tourist passes to save some money. Taxis are available by phone or by hailing one off of the street. If you really want to rent a car, there are plenty of companies in the city, but with congested traffic and all the easy transport options, it’s not recommended. 

What is good to know if travelling to Montreal?

  • Eat some poutine, the national dish, a warming dish of fries topped with fresh cheese curds and gravy. The smoked meat sandwich (served with potato chips, coleslaw and a pickle) is a Montreal tradition too. Go to Schwartz’s to buy it, it has been a “Montreal Tradition Since 1928”.
  • Mark Twain once said that Montreal was the only city he was ever in where you couldn’t throw a brick for breaking a church window. There are four Roman Catholic basilicas: Mary, Queen of the World Cathedral, Notre-Dame Basilica, St. Patrick’s Basilica, and Saint Joseph’s Oratory, Canada’s largest church. Its dome is the largest after Saint Peter’s Basilica in Rome.
  • The Underground city is an ingenious way of escaping the cold Montreal winters. There are more than 32km (20 miles) of tunnels with shopping malls, hotels, offices, museums and public transport systems.
  • You can walk from the top of Peel Street to Mount Royal for a panoramic view of the city, the river and the Monteregian Hills in the distance. There is a park and two cemeteries at the top of Mount Royal – Notre-Dame-des-Neiges, which is Catholic, founded in 1854, and Mount Royal cemetery, a nondenominational resting place founded in 1853.
  • The Old Town (Vieux Montréal) is charming and very, very old by North American standards. The oldest buildings date back to the 1600s. Architectural gems include Montreal City Hall, Bonsecours Market and the Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel.
  • The Latin Quarter is where the restaurants and bars are. The Museum Quarter is where you will find the Museum of Fine Arts and the McCord Museum of Canadian History.
  • Montreal likes to laugh. Montreal Just for Laughs festival takes place in July. It also likes to listen to jazz music. The world-famous festival is on in late-June/July.
  • The Montreal Biodome is a fascinating place, a zoo with four ecosystems: Tropical Forest, a replica of the South American rainforest; Laurentian Forest, a replica of North American wilderness; Saint Lawrence Marine Eco-system, modelled on the Gulf of Saint Lawrence; and a polar area divided into Arctic and Antarctic.