The cheapest times to fly from ROA to YVR are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th 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 ROA to YVR is late October. Prices can be as high as $1169 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $388 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Roanoke, VA (ROA) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $411 to $920 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $448. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $893. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $445 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $595 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ROA to YVR flight.

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

ROA to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ROA to YVR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Roanoke. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far 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 $222 (31%) 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 $514. Return trip prices are from the YVR to ROA 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 ROA 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 5 hour 6 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 ROA to YVR while comparing.

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

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from YVR
  • Usually 30.13% less expensive than YVR
  • 1-layover flights available

See ROA to SEA flights


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

Hack #1: New York, NY (ROA > LGA > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $550
  • Average savings: $45 (7.56%)

See ROA to LGA flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (ROA > BOS > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $594
  • Average savings: $2 (0.25%)

See ROA to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vancouver International Airport to Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Woodrum Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2287 miles or 3681 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ROA to YVR flight is about 5 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Roanoke, VA and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from ROA to YVR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ROA
Origination airport name Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Woodrum Field Airport
City Roanoke, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.3
Longitude -80

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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