The cheapest times to fly from LGB to YYZ are

  • January 8th to February 18th
  • April 2nd to May 20th
  • August 13th to September 23rd
  • October 22nd 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 LGB to YYZ is early December. Prices can be as high as $988 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $366 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Toronto

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Toronto (YYZ) will usually cost between $400 to $866 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 $443. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $806. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $363 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $598 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to YYZ flight.

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

LGB to YYZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to YYZ 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 $0.17, 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 $277 (36%) 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 $497. Return trip prices are from the YYZ 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 YYZ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 52 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 LGB to YYZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in Buffalo, NY

  • 68 miles (109 km) away from YYZ
  • Usually 21.84% less expensive than YYZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to BUF flights

Destination alternative #2: Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) in Rochester, NY

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from YYZ
  • Usually 19.41% less expensive than YYZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LGB to ROC flights


Flight Hacking LGB to YYZ

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 YYZ — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $523
  • Average savings: $75 (12.55%)

See LGB to LAS flights

Hack #2: San Jose, CA (LGB > SJC > YYZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $548
  • Average savings: $50 (8.28%)

See LGB to SJC flights

Hack #3: Sacramento, CA (LGB > SMF > YYZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $554
  • Average savings: $44 (7.28%)

See LGB to SMF flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Lester B. Pearson International Airport to Long Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2162 miles or 3479 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to YYZ flight is about 4 hour 52 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from LGB to YYZ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGB
Origination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2

Return Airport

Destination code YYZ
Destination airport name Lester B. Pearson International Airport
City Toronto
Country Canada
Latitude 43.7
Longitude -79.6


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