The cheapest times to fly from BGR to YVR are

  • January 8th to April 8th (except the weeks of February 26th and March 12th)
  • early June
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 5th and November 19th)

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 BGR to YVR is late January. Prices can be as high as $1169 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $410 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Bangor, ME (BGR) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $468 to $934 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $479. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $966. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $487 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $651 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BGR to YVR flight.

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

BGR to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BGR to YVR flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Bangor. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YVR, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BGR. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Vancouver, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Bangor. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $138 (19%) 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 $594. Return trip prices are from the YVR to BGR 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 BGR 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 31 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 BGR to YVR while comparing.

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

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from YVR
  • Usually 28.29% less expensive than YVR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to SEA flights


Flight Hacking BGR 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 BGR to YVR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BGR > LGA > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $529
  • Average savings: $122 (18.75%)

See BGR to LGA flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (BGR > DCA > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $615
  • Average savings: $36 (5.53%)

See BGR to DCA flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $636
  • Average savings: $15 (2.23%)

See BGR to PIT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Vancouver International Airport to Bangor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2523 miles or 4060 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BGR to YVR flight is about 5 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Bangor, ME and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from BGR to YVR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BGR
Origination airport name Bangor International Airport
City Bangor, ME
Country the United States
Latitude 44.8
Longitude -68.8

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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