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

The average price to go to Iceland (Reykjavík) from Montreal airport is $ 815 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 761 (in october) and $ 910 (in december), which is a saving of $ 55 or a surplus of $ 95 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $708 to $762 and it is generally more economical to leave on a monday and return on a wednesday on a flight with 1 or more layovers.

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 Montreal-Iceland (Reykjavík) plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 60000 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Iceland (Reykjavík) from Montreal 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 october, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 761, saving $ 55 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 815). Conversely, december will be the most expensive ($ 910).

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

Month Good price* Average price Our opinion
January$ 707 $ 786 fair price
February$ 702 $ 780 fair price
March$ 744 $ 827 fair price
April$ 726 $ 795 fair price
May$ 725 $ 776 fair price
June$ 721 $ 809 fair price
July$ 782 $ 883 fair price
August$ 740 $ 856 fair price
September$ 711 $ 810 fair price
October$ 701 $ 761 very good price
November$ 721 $ 785 fair price
December$ 772 $ 910 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 Montreal to Iceland (Reykjavík)

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from Montreal to Iceland (Reykjavík) range from $544 to $1143. 2% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $545 to $599), 1% at the maximum price (from $1089 to $1143). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $708 to $762 (19% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the Montreal->Iceland flight

There are 9 companies that serve Montreal from Iceland (Reykjavík) airport: Air Canada, Porter Airlines, WestJet, Air Transat, United, Icelandair, Lufthansa, flair airlines and Austrian Airlines.

Data analysis:

Of the 60000 flights analyzed in previous years, Air Canada was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (47% of the time) on the Montreal->Iceland route.

Direct flight or flight with layover?

Data analysis:

To get the best price for the Montreal-Iceland (Reykjavík) flight, you should take a flight with one or more layovers (you will save an average of $ 91 compared to a direct flight).

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, Montreal-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 $25. On the other hand, departing on a saturday may cost you an additional $37.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Iceland (Reykjavík) to Montreal departing on a wednesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a wednesday for your return date, you will save an average of $30. Conversely, departing from Iceland (Reykjavík) on a saturday may cost you an additional $53.


Top prices Montreal-Iceland (Reykjavík)

Round tripDatesPrice
Montreal → Reykjavík27-07 to 31-07-2024$ 562 
Montreal → Reykjavík17-08 to 21-08-2024$ 620 
Montreal → Reykjavík18-08 to 22-08-2024$ 576 
Montreal → Reykjavík24-08 to 29-08-2024$ 576 
Montreal → Reykjavík06-09 to 19-09-2024$ 589 
Montreal → Reykjavík08-09 to 12-09-2024$ 547 
Montreal → Reykjavík09-09 to 18-09-2024$ 554 
Montreal → Reykjavík10-09 to 19-09-2024$ 594 
Montreal → Reykjavík11-09 to 20-09-2024$ 567 
Montreal → Reykjavík12-09 to 17-09-2024$ 605 


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

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 2 to 3 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 Montreal-Iceland flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a friday.

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from Montreal to Iceland (Reykjavík), it is recommended to buy it 2 to 3 months before departure (it is then on average 777 $, which is a saving of 38 $ 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 (110 $ more than the average price).

Depending on the departure month

The best time to buy your Montreal 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: 724 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 760), 3 to 4 months ($ 778), 6 to 7 months ($ 753), 7 to 8 months ($ 780)

February

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 690 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 694), 3 to 4 months ($ 737), 4 to 5 months ($ 739), 5 to 6 months ($ 773), 7 to 8 months ($ 732)

March

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 715 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 776), 3 to 4 months ($ 732), 4 to 5 months ($ 783), 8 to 9 months ($ 808), 9 to 10 months ($ 809)

April

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 734 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 774), 3 to 4 months ($ 739), 4 to 5 months ($ 765), 6 to 7 months ($ 787), 7 to 8 months ($ 762), 9 to 10 months ($ 786)

May

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 735 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 749), 3 to 4 months ($ 744), 4 to 5 months ($ 776), 7 to 8 months ($ 775), 8 to 9 months ($ 764), 9 to 10 months ($ 774)

June

Best time: 10 to 11 months before departure (average price: 720 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 797), 3 to 4 months ($ 782), 4 to 5 months ($ 772), 5 to 6 months ($ 808), 6 to 7 months ($ 806), 7 to 8 months ($ 805), 8 to 9 months ($ 802), 9 to 10 months ($ 753)

July

Best time: 10 to 11 months before departure (average price: 788 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 846), 3 to 4 months ($ 869), 5 to 6 months ($ 848), 6 to 7 months ($ 850), 7 to 8 months ($ 847), 8 to 9 months ($ 852), 9 to 10 months ($ 812), 11 to 12 months ($ 819)

August

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 783 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 801), 4 to 5 months ($ 824), 5 to 6 months ($ 845), 6 to 7 months ($ 832), 7 to 8 months ($ 821), 8 to 9 months ($ 834), 9 to 10 months ($ 812), 10 to 11 months ($ 819), 11 to 12 months ($ 800)

September

Best time: 9 to 10 months before departure (average price: 760 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 799), 3 to 4 months ($ 768), 4 to 5 months ($ 763), 5 to 6 months ($ 796), 7 to 8 months ($ 794), 8 to 9 months ($ 796)

October

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 732 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 733), 3 to 4 months ($ 740), 4 to 5 months ($ 739), 5 to 6 months ($ 740), 9 to 10 months ($ 758)

November

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 699 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 735), 3 to 4 months ($ 721), 4 to 5 months ($ 747), 8 to 9 months ($ 772)

December

Best time: 6 to 7 months before departure (average price: 801 $)

Other interesting period(s): 5 to 6 months ($ 815), 7 to 8 months ($ 900), 9 to 10 months ($ 836), 10 to 11 months ($ 851)

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

Data analysis:

Statistically, friday is the day when plane tickets for Montreal->Iceland are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a friday, you will save $3. Conversely, by buying it on a tuesday, you may end up paying $10 more.



Montreal 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$ 818
$561 to $1069
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August 2024$ 869
$567 to $1337
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September 2024$ 682
$547 to $1505
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October 2024$ 723
$650 to $846
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November 2024$ 755
$673 to $1188
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December 2024$ 777
$671 to $1682
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January 2025$ 715
$665 to $790
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February 2025$ 740
$673 to $905
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March 2025$ 716
$675 to $783
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April 2025$ 740
$676 to $805
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May 2025$ 714
$664 to $802
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June 2025$ 737
$665 to $1069
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Data analysis:

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



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