The cheapest times to fly from PHX to YUM are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • February 26th to July 22nd (except the weeks of March 5th, May 7th, June 18th, and June 25th)
  • October 15th to November 11th

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 PHX to YUM is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $667 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $203 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Yuma

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Yuma, AZ (YUM) will usually cost between $203 to $227 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $203. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $291. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $88 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $211 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to YUM flight.

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

PHX to YUM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to YUM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.82, which is above 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 $12 (5%) 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 $208. Return trip prices are from the YUM to PHX 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 PHX to YUM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 16 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 PHX to YUM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) in Palm Springs, CA

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from YUM
  • Usually 0.71% less expensive than YUM
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to PSP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to YUM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Yuma MCAS/Yuma International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 160 miles or 257 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to YUM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to YUM flight is about 1 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Yuma, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 27 available flights from PHX to YUM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PHX
Origination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code YUM
Destination airport name Yuma MCAS/Yuma International Airport
City Yuma, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 32.7
Longitude -114.6


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PHX to YUM tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 18% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 40% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave YUM heading for PHX about 2 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Yuma, AZ is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 2 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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