The cheapest times to fly from BRW to YVR are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 2nd to April 15th
  • October 8th to December 16th (except the week of 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 BRW to YVR is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1278 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $757 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Barrow, AK (BRW) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $762 to $1050 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $781. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1175. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $393 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $860 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BRW to YVR flight.

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

BRW to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BRW to YVR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Utqiagvik. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is 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 BRW. 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 $42 (5%) 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 $860. Return trip prices are from the YVR to BRW 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 BRW to YVR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 20 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 BRW to YVR while comparing.

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

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from YVR
  • Usually 28.37% less expensive than YVR
  • 1-layover flights available

See BRW to SEA flights


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

Hack #1: Fairbanks, AK (BRW > FAI > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $769
  • Average savings: $91 (10.58%)

See BRW to FAI flights

Hack #2: Anchorage, AK (BRW > ANC > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $783
  • Average savings: $77 (8.95%)

See BRW to ANC flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (BRW > SEA > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $837
  • Average savings: $23 (2.67%)

See BRW to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vancouver International Airport to Wiley Post/Will Rogers Memorial Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1860 miles or 2993 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BRW to YVR flight is about 4 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Barrow, AK and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from BRW to YVR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BRW
Origination airport name Wiley Post/Will Rogers Memorial Airport
City Barrow, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 71.3
Longitude -156.8

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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