The cheapest times to fly from SMA to YQG are

  • January 8th to January 21st
  • February 26th to March 18th
  • October 29th 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 SMA to YQG is mid January. Prices can be as high as $4166 for Saturday flights during early April, or as low as $2659 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Windsor

Flying from Santa Maria (SMA) to Windsor (YQG) will usually cost between $2788 to $4124 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $2712. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $3916. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1204 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3404 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMA to YQG flight.

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

SMA to YQG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SMA to YQG flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Santa Maria Island. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.7, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Windsor, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Santa Maria Island. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1819 (28%) 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 $2916. Return trip prices are from the YQG to SMA 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 SMA to YQG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 27 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 SMA to YQG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Airport (YXU) in London

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from YQG
  • Usually 3.14% less expensive than YQG
  • 2-layover flights available

See SMA to YXU flights


Flight Hacking SMA to YQG

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 SMA to YQG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (SMA > BOS > YQG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1135
  • Average savings: $2270 (66.67%)

See SMA to YQT flights

Hack #2: Thunder Bay (SMA > YQT > YQG)

  • Price for both tickets: $3162
  • Average savings: $243 (7.12%)

See SMA to BOS flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (SMA > EWR > YQG)

  • Price for both tickets: $3403
  • Average savings: $2 (0.04%)

See SMA to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SMA to YQG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Asiana, Azores Airlines, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Windsor Airport to Santa Maria Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3037 miles or 4888 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SMA to YQG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SMA to YQG flight is about 6 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Santa Maria and Windsor?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from SMA to YQG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSMA
Origination airport nameSanta Maria Airport
CitySanta Maria

Return Airport

Destination codeYQG
Destination airport nameWindsor Airport


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