The cheapest times to fly from LGB to YXE are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • February 26th to June 3rd (except the weeks of March 19th, April 2nd, and April 23rd)
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • October 15th 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 LGB to YXE is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1202 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $441 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Saskatoon

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Saskatoon (YXE) will usually cost between $570 to $1080 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $596. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $997. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $402 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $820 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to YXE flight.

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

LGB to YXE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to YXE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Long Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, 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 $261 (26%) 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 $695. Return trip prices are from the YXE to LGB 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 LGB to YXE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGB to YXE

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 LGB to YXE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (LGB > LAS > YXE)

  • Price for both tickets: $597
  • Average savings: $223 (27.2%)

See LGB to LAS flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (LGB > SFO > YXE)

  • Price for both tickets: $626
  • Average savings: $195 (23.72%)

See LGB to SFO flights

Hack #3: Phoenix, AZ (LGB > PHX > YXE)

  • Price for both tickets: $654
  • Average savings: $167 (20.3%)

See LGB to PHX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LGB to YXE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, Emirates, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John G Diefenbaker International Airport to Long Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1390 miles or 2237 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LGB to YXE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to YXE flight is about 3 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Saskatoon?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from LGB to YXE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLGB
Origination airport nameLong Beach Airport
CityLong Beach, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeYXE
Destination airport nameJohn G Diefenbaker International Airport


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