The cheapest times to fly from AVP to YVR are

  • January 1st to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • August 27th to March 18th (except the weeks of December 17th, December 24th, and March 5th)

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 AVP to YVR is early December. Prices can be as high as $1112 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $329 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $366 to $936 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $420. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $878. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $459 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $654 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AVP to YVR flight.

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

AVP to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AVP to YVR flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Wilkes-Barre. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $241 (32%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $504. Return trip prices are from the YVR to AVP 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 AVP to YVR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 11 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 AVP to YVR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Seattle/Tacoma International Airport (SEA) in Seattle, WA

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from YVR
  • Usually 40.37% less expensive than YVR
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVP to SEA flights


Flight Hacking AVP to YVR

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 AVP to YVR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (AVP > BOS > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $550
  • Average savings: $104 (15.9%)

See AVP to BOS flights

Hack #2: Detroit, MI (AVP > DTW > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $591
  • Average savings: $63 (9.63%)

See AVP to DTW flights

Hack #3: Pittsburgh, PA (AVP > PIT > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $596
  • Average savings: $59 (8.94%)

See AVP to PIT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AVP to YVR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vancouver International Airport to Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2330 miles or 3750 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AVP to YVR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AVP to YVR flight is about 5 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from AVP to YVR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AVP
Origination airport name Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport
City Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.3
Longitude -75.7

Return Airport

Destination code YVR
Destination airport name Vancouver International Airport
City Vancouver
Country Canada
Latitude 49.2
Longitude -123.2


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