The cheapest times to fly from MZT to YVR are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • July 16th to December 9th (except the week of July 30th)

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 MZT to YVR is late January. Prices can be as high as $870 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $428 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Mazatlan (MZT) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $490 to $777 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $506. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $775. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $269 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $621 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MZT to YVR flight.

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

MZT to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MZT to YVR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Mazatlán. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, 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 $72 (11%) 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 $575. Return trip prices are from the YVR to MZT 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 MZT to YVR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 37 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from MZT to YVR while comparing.

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

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from YVR
  • Usually 12.65% less expensive than YVR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MZT to SEA flights


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

Hack #1: Mexico City (MZT > MEX > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $528
  • Average savings: $93 (14.99%)

See MZT to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MZT to YVR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, InterJet, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vancouver International Airport to General Rafael Buelna International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2020 miles or 3251 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MZT to YVR flight is about 4 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Mazatlan and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from MZT to YVR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMZT
Origination airport nameGeneral Rafael Buelna International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeYVR
Destination airport nameVancouver International Airport


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