The cheapest times to fly from MDW to YQU are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 23rd to May 20th (except the week of April 30th)
  • 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 MDW to YQU is early December. Prices can be as high as $1105 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $357 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Grande Prairie

Flying from Chicago, IL (MDW) to Grande Prairie (YQU) will usually cost between $477 to $971 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 $463. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $942. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $479 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $754 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MDW to YQU flight.

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

MDW to YQU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MDW to YQU flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $173 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $638. Return trip prices are from the YQU to MDW 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 MDW to YQU 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 0 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MDW to YQU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Delta, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Grande Prairie Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1678 miles or 2700 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MDW to YQU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MDW to YQU flight is about 4 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Grande Prairie?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from MDW to YQU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMDW
Origination airport nameChicago Midway International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeYQU
Destination airport nameGrande Prairie Airport
CityGrande Prairie


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