Cheap Flights To Hamilton (YHM)

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Earliest Departing Flight
AC 8781 8:24AM EDT
Latest Departing Flight
UA 8551 Sep 28 9:45PM EDT

Fly to Hamilton

Situated on the west end of Lake Ontario, Hamilton is a port city known for its rich history and offers fun for the whole family. When you fly to Hamilton, you can explore the mountains, where you'll find hiking trails and waterfalls, as well as the downtown area, which hosts museums, shopping and dining venues.


If you're in the downtown area, head over to the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum to view 40 different aircraft. You can also take a tour through the HMCS Haida National Historic Site or drop by Dundurn Castle for a tour and meal. The Westfield Heritage Village gives visitors a glimpse of Hamilton's pioneer past and the African Lion Safari lets you see exotic animals up close. If you plan to visit the mountain area, make sure to visit the Waterfalls of Hamilton and Webster's Falls.

Hints and tips

You can fly into John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport (YHM) and use public transit buses to get around. Average low temperatures in winter are 15-25 degrees Fahrenheit, and summer temperatures rarely exceed 80 degrees. The Hamilton Fringe Festival takes place in mid-July and offers theater productions of every kind and genre. In September, the annual Locke Street Festival showcases local shops and services along with live music, food and family entertainment.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Hamilton?
For current flight information to Hamilton, visit the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Find out if there are any travel advice reports and whether you’ll be required to quarantine after you touch down.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
You’ll find all the relevant info about COVID-19, flight changes and cancellations on our Customer Service Portal. Before you book your tickets, read over your preferred airline’s terms and conditions. This should answer any other questions you may have.
Which airlines fly to Hamilton?
With airlines flying in and out of John C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM), you’ll be escaping to this exciting destination before you know it. Ticket costs will depend on the location you’re journeying from and when you plan to travel. You’ll no doubt score an amazing deal to Hamilton with one of these top domestic carriers:

  • Swoop - 82 flights to Hamilton per month
  • WestJet - 17 flights to Hamilton per month
  • Lynx Air - 4 flights to Hamilton per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Hamilton?
John C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM). It’s the city’s main terminal and is located approximately 7 miles southwest of the downtown area. You’ll be unpacking your belongings and discovering the best of Hamilton not long after touching down.
How much is a flight to Hamilton?
Travelers from near and far bagged round-trip flight bargains ranging from to this week to Hamilton. Starting your journey from ()? The most affordable one-way prices started at just .
How to book the cheapest flight to Hamilton?
Picking up cheap flights to Hamilton is as easy as booking your ticket with Orbitz. But if you want to make sure you’re nabbing the best flight deals around, here are some suggestions to follow:

  • Taking off from or landing at nearby airports can be more affordable. Enter your preferred departure and arrival airports. Next, select the ‘Nearby airports’ function below the form fields to explore your options.
  • Also, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link to bring up the prices for days around your chosen departure. It’s possible to score cheaper flight deals if your travel plans are flexible.
  • To fine tune your results, click on ‘Show options.’ You can search based on airlines, seating class, nonstop flights and refundable flights. You can also choose your preferred flight times under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left.
  • Reserve your fare as soon as you’ve sorted your travel dates. While it does happen now and then, airfares rarely fall in price as your date of departure approaches.
  • Think about combining your flights, hotels and car rentals with Orbitz to make your budget go even further.
  • If you can, don’t travel during the busy season. Airfares are often at their most expensive during summer, school breaks and other vacation periods like Thanksgiving and Christmas.

How long is a flight to Hamilton?
Your flight to Hamilton could be just an hour or it could be longer, depending on where you’re coming from. We’ve put together a list of three of the most popular domestic routes and flight times to give you an idea of what to expect:

  • Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.) to John C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM) - 2 hours and 19 minutes
  • Calgary, AB (YYC-Calgary Intl.) to John C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM) - 3 hours and 37 minutes
  • Abbotsford, BC (YXX-Abbotsford Intl.) to John C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM) - 4 hours and 15 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Hamilton?
Generally speaking, January is the cheapest time to purchase your airfare. This is followed by February and August. Bear this in mind while you search for a cheap flight to Hamilton.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Hamilton?
Make a booking on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Generally, these are the cheapest days of the week to purchase airfares to Hamilton. The getaway of your dreams starts with an impressive flight deal!
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Hamilton?
You can get cheap flights to Hamilton by taking off on a Monday, according to Orbitz data from 2020. Tuesday is also more affordable, while Saturday has the most expensive ticket prices. Whether you prefer to save a bundle or fly out whenever is convenient, you’ll always find a rewarding deal with Orbitz.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Hamilton?
Get set to jet for less in August. This is generally the best month to take off if you’re after cheap flights to Hamilton, Orbitz data shows. The least affordable time to take off is June, so avoid this month if possible.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
If you’re worried your travel plans may change, Orbitz will help you find a flexible fare. All you have to do is choose “Filter by flexible change policies” when searching for your flights. We’ll show you all the airlines that include free cancellation within 24 hours and no change fees — in addition to irresistibly low prices.
What do I need for the flight to Hamilton?
Whether you’re a seasoned flyer or it’s your first time in the air, it’s always good to be prepared when you travel. Here are several things to bear in mind:

  • Check that you’ve packed your travel papers and identification. For international journeys, you’ll need to bring your passport. When you book your flights, always use the same name, gender and birth date as listed on your government-issued ID.
  • A well-stocked carry-on bag is a must for any medium-haul journey. With several hours to kill, you’ll want something to keep you amused on your trip to Hamilton. We recommend a good book (or trashy magazine), and something to snack on.
  • Regardless what the weather is like, airplane cabins are known to get quite cold. Carry an extra layer on your journey to stay warm and comfy.

How many direct flights are there to Hamilton?
With 25 flights traveling straight to Hamilton per month, it won’t be hard to find one that suits your schedule. Various carriers fly nonstop to this destination, including Swoop, WestJet and Lynx Air.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Hamilton?
There are ways of booking first or business-class fares to Hamilton that won’t burn a hole through your wallet. Bag a seat in the pointy end of the plane for less with these helpful tips:

  • Be more flexible with your travel dates and hold out for huge sales on business or first-class airfares.
  • Look for a budget carrier that has seats in business class. They often come with extra legroom and a glass of bubbly — and a more attractive price.
  • Make a bid for an upgrade. Some carriers hold online auctions that let you offer a price for a seat at the front of the plane. You may also be able to upgrade with points earned through a rewards program.

How to get into Hamilton from the airport?
A John C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM) car rental is the most convenient way to reach the downtown area of Hamilton out of John C. Munro Hamilton Intl. Airport (YHM). Book a vehicle with on-site provider Avis and and drive away soon after touching down. The center of the city is 7 miles northeast of YHM. Rather check in to your hotel and have a rest before you take the helm behind the wheel? Then take a taxi or public transportation into Hamilton and pick up a ride from the city center with one of our Hamilton car rentals instead.
How to get around in Hamilton?
It’s hard to beat the flexibility and freedom of having your own vehicle. Budget’s downtown outlet will have you whizzing around the streets of Hamilton in style. Looking to stretch your travel budget? Public transportation is a low-cost alternative. Check train connections from West Harbour Station to commute to popular attractions like McMaster University quickly and easily.
What is the best time to go to Hamilton?
There’s no right or wrong time to experience Hamilton, though are the liveliest months. Like most of the Northern Hemisphere, the summer season begins June 20. If you’d sooner hang out in a lightweight top than a heavy winter coat, this time of the year may be ideal for you. Expect average daytime highs of 75undefined and nightly lows around 60undefined.
Travel tips for Hamilton

  • Wear your comfy kicks and explore this bustling city on foot. There are loads of exciting attractions you have to see, such as McMaster University and FirstOntario Centre.
  • You’ll discover fun day trip adventures a short commute from Hamilton’s center. Explore High Park first and if you have time, Square One Shopping Centre.
  • Slip behind the steering wheel and discover what else makes Ontario a tourist hit. Organize a car rental with Orbitz and check out the wonders of two more can’t miss cities — Toronto and Niagara Falls.

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