The cheapest times to fly from MTJ to YVR are

  • June 4th to June 17th
  • July 9th to July 29th (except the week of July 16th)
  • August 13th to November 11th (except the weeks of August 27th and September 3rd)
  • December 17th to March 25th (except the weeks of January 1st, February 5th, and February 12th)

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 MTJ to YVR is late December. Prices can be as high as $1221 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $517 for Tuesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Montrose/Delta, CO (MTJ) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $661 to $902 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $644. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $949. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $305 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $769 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MTJ to YVR flight.

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

MTJ to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MTJ to YVR flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Montrose. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above 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 MTJ. 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 (6%) 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 $742. Return trip prices are from the YVR to MTJ 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 MTJ to YVR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 53 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 MTJ to YVR while comparing.

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

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from YVR
  • Usually 52.67% less expensive than YVR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MTJ to SEA flights


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

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (MTJ > SEA > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $585
  • Average savings: $184 (23.93%)

See MTJ to SEA flights

Hack #2: Phoenix, AZ (MTJ > PHX > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $592
  • Average savings: $178 (23.08%)

See MTJ to PHX flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (MTJ > LAS > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $633
  • Average savings: $137 (17.75%)

See MTJ to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MTJ 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, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vancouver International Airport to Montrose Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1057 miles or 1701 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MTJ to YVR flight is about 2 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Montrose/Delta, CO and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from MTJ to YVR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MTJ
Origination airport name Montrose Regional Airport
City Montrose/Delta, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.5
Longitude -107.9

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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