The cheapest times to fly from DEN to YYD are

  • January 1st to April 29th
  • October 1st to December 9th (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 DEN to YYD is early November. Prices can be as high as $1112 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $751 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Smithers

Flying from Denver, CO (DEN) to Smithers (YYD) will usually cost between $794 to $1004 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $817. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1007. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $190 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $913 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEN to YYD flight.

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

DEN to YYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEN to YYD flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Denver. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.39, which is a bit above 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 $47 (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 $871. Return trip prices are from the YYD to DEN 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 DEN to YYD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 37 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 DEN to YYD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Terrace Airport (YXT) in Terrace

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from YYD
  • Usually 33.08% less expensive than YYD
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEN to YXT flights


Flight Hacking DEN to YYD

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 DEN to YYD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (DEN > SEA > YYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $865
  • Average savings: $49 (5.31%)

See DEN to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DEN to YYD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Smithers Airport to Denver International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1464 miles or 2356 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DEN to YYD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEN to YYD flight is about 3 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Denver, CO and Smithers?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from DEN to YYD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DEN
Origination airport name Denver International Airport
City Denver, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -104.7

Return Airport

Destination code YYD
Destination airport name Smithers Airport
City Smithers
Country Canada
Latitude 54.8
Longitude -127.2


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