The cheapest times to fly from SUX to YVR are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • March 19th to April 1st
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the week of September 3rd)

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 SUX to YVR is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1748 for Sunday flights during late May, or as low as $563 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Vancouver

Flying from Sioux City, IA (SUX) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $679 to $1053 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $697. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $1062. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $366 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $856 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SUX to YVR flight.

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

SUX to YVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SUX to YVR flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sioux City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.39, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YVR, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SUX. 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 $206 (21%) 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 $789. Return trip prices are from the YVR to SUX 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 SUX 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 3 hour 26 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 SUX to YVR while comparing.

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

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from YVR
  • Usually 54.21% less expensive than YVR
  • 1-layover flights available

See SUX to SEA flights


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SUX > LAX > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $606
  • Average savings: $251 (29.26%)

See SUX to LAX flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (SUX > SEA > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $613
  • Average savings: $243 (28.39%)

See SUX to SEA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SUX > LGA > YVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $627
  • Average savings: $229 (26.75%)

See SUX to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SUX 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, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Vancouver International Airport to Sioux Gateway/Col. Bud Day Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1365 miles or 2197 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SUX to YVR flight is about 3 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Sioux City, IA and Vancouver?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from SUX to YVR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SUX
Origination airport name Sioux Gateway/Col. Bud Day Field Airport
City Sioux City, IA
Country the United States
Latitude 42.4
Longitude -96.4

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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