Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Iceland (Reykjavík) (from: Calgary)

The average price to go to Iceland (Reykjavík) from Calgary airport is $ 735 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 677 (in november) and $ 878 (in december), which is a saving of $ 58 or a surplus of $ 144 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all the prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $589 to $643 and that it is generally more economical to leave on a monday and return on a tuesday on a direct flight.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Iceland (Reykjavík) before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your Calgary-Iceland (Reykjavík) plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 14060 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Iceland (Reykjavík) from Calgary and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in november, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 677, saving $ 58 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 735). Conversely, december will be the most expensive ($ 878).

Flight Calgary-Iceland (Reykjavík): when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Good price* Average price Our opinion
January$ 593 $ 701 fair price
February$ 572 $ 679 good price
March$ 649 $ 774 fair price
April$ 613 $ 749 fair price
May$ 613 $ 697 good price
June$ 587 $ 682 good price
July$ 697 $ 809 fair price
August$ 651 $ 762 fair price
September$ 579 $ 678 good price
October$ 619 $ 730 fair price
November$ 580 $ 677 very good price
December$ 723 $ 878 very high price

*great price to buy your plane ticket: if you see this price or cheaper during your flight search, go for it and buy it!

Price breakdown to travel from Calgary to Iceland (Reykjavík)

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from Calgary to Iceland (Reykjavík) range from $321 to $1124. 1% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $322 to $375), 1% at the maximum price (from $1071 to $1124). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $589 to $643 (14% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the Calgary->Iceland flight

There are 7 companies that serve Calgary from Iceland (Reykjavík) airport: WestJet, Air Canada, Kish Airline, flair airlines, United, Porter Airlines and Lufthansa.

Data analysis:

Of the 14060 flights analyzed in previous years, WestJet was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (32% of the time) on the Calgary->Iceland route.

Direct flight or flight with layover?

Data analysis:

To get the best price for the Calgary-Iceland (Reykjavík) flight, you should take a direct flight (saving an average of $ 197 compared to a flight with one or more layovers).

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, Calgary-Iceland (Reykjavík) flights departing on a monday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a monday as your departure date, you can save an average of $37. On the other hand, departing on a saturday may cost you an additional $84.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Iceland (Reykjavík) to Calgary departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday for your return date, you will save an average of $55. Conversely, departing from Iceland (Reykjavík) on a sunday may cost you an additional $63.


Top prices Calgary-Iceland (Reykjavík)

Round tripDatesPrice
Calgary → Reykjavík02-08 to 08-08-2024$ 558 
Calgary → Reykjavík07-08 to 12-08-2024$ 431 
Calgary → Reykjavík02-09 to 09-09-2024$ 546 
Calgary → Reykjavík04-09 to 09-09-2024$ 547 
Calgary → Reykjavík09-09 to 24-09-2024$ 435 
Calgary → Reykjavík11-09 to 30-09-2024$ 505 
Calgary → Reykjavík13-09 to 24-09-2024$ 505 
Calgary → Reykjavík15-09 to 19-09-2024$ 436 
Calgary → Reykjavík16-09 to 30-09-2024$ 435 
Calgary → Reykjavík02-10 to 10-10-2024$ 496 


When to book your flight Calgary - Iceland (Reykjavík) to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 4 to 5 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 11 to 12 months in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a Calgary-Iceland flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a wednesday.

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from Calgary to Iceland (Reykjavík), it is recommended to buy it 4 to 5 months before departure (it is then on average 652 $, which is a saving of 83 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 11 to 12 months in advance, you will pay the full price (397 $ more than the average price).

Depending on the departure month

The best time to buy your Calgary to Iceland (Reykjavík) flight ticket may vary depending on your departure month. Therefore, we offer you statistics on when to book your flight month by month.

Departure on... How far in advance should I book?
January

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 656 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 671), 3 to 4 months ($ 667)

February

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 627 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 665), 3 to 4 months ($ 661), 4 to 5 months ($ 632)

March

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 605 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 743), 2 to 3 months ($ 703), 5 to 6 months ($ 704)

April

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 632 $)

Other interesting period(s): 3 to 4 months ($ 659), 4 to 5 months ($ 693), 5 to 6 months ($ 663)

May

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 628 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 668), 2 to 3 months ($ 671), 4 to 5 months ($ 697)

June

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 635 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 655), 3 to 4 months ($ 661), 4 to 5 months ($ 662)

July

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 708 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 781), 2 to 3 months ($ 733), 5 to 6 months ($ 770), 6 to 7 months ($ 774)

August

Best time: 4 to 5 months before departure (average price: 633 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 680), 3 to 4 months ($ 696), 5 to 6 months ($ 758), 6 to 7 months ($ 757), 7 to 8 months ($ 748)

September

Best time: 4 to 5 months before departure (average price: 554 $)

Other interesting period(s): 3 to 4 months ($ 569), 5 to 6 months ($ 656), 8 to 9 months ($ 658)

October

Best time: 5 to 6 months before departure (average price: 604 $)

Other interesting period(s): 4 to 5 months ($ 645), 6 to 7 months ($ 714), 7 to 8 months ($ 705), 8 to 9 months ($ 682)

November

Best time: 6 to 7 months before departure (average price: 607 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 660), 2 to 3 months ($ 673), 3 to 4 months ($ 651), 5 to 6 months ($ 656), 7 to 8 months ($ 621), 8 to 9 months ($ 626)

December

Best time: 7 to 8 months before departure (average price: 777 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 861), 8 to 9 months ($ 817)

What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, wednesday is the day when plane tickets for Calgary->Iceland are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a wednesday, you will save $6. Conversely, by buying it on a saturday, you may end up paying $8 more.



Calgary to Iceland (Reykjavík): flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
July 2024$ 702
$432 to $1147
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August 2024$ 655
$431 to $865
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September 2024$ 574
$435 to $789
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October 2024$ 620
$494 to $734
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November 2024$ 721
$688 to $750
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December 2024$ 780
$662 to $894
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February 2025$ 754
$754 to $754
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March 2025$ 856
$856 to $856
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April 2025$ 851
$831 to $871
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May 2025$ 873
$842 to $904
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, july, august, september, october and december are cheaper to travel to Iceland (Reykjavík). So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!



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