The cheapest times to fly from ANC to YWG are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • July 30th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ANC to YWG is late September. Prices can be as high as $1229 for Saturday flights during late May, or as low as $456 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Winnipeg

Flying from Anchorage, AK (ANC) to Winnipeg (YWG) will usually cost between $505 to $891 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $516. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $869. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $352 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $691 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ANC to YWG flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ANC to YWG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ANC to YWG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ANC to YWG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Anchorage. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YWG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ANC. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $82 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $645. Return trip prices are from the YWG to ANC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ANC to YWG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ANC to YWG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Grand Forks International Airport (GFK) in Grand Forks, ND

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from YWG
  • Usually 10.13% less expensive than YWG
  • 1-layover flights available

See ANC to GFK flights


Flight Hacking ANC to YWG

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ANC to YWG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (ANC > SEA > YWG)

  • Price for both tickets: $652
  • Average savings: $39 (5.64%)

See ANC to SEA flights

Hack #2: Portland, OR (ANC > PDX > YWG)

  • Price for both tickets: $681
  • Average savings: $10 (1.45%)

See ANC to PDX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ANC to YWG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, Delta, Korean Air, Qantas, Ravn Alaska, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from James Armstrong Richardson International Airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2134 miles or 3434 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ANC to YWG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ANC to YWG flight is about 4 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Anchorage, AK and Winnipeg?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from ANC to YWG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ANC
Origination airport name Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City Anchorage, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 61.2
Longitude -150

Return Airport

Destination code YWG
Destination airport name James Armstrong Richardson International Airport
City Winnipeg
Country Canada
Latitude 49.9
Longitude -97.2


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