The cheapest times to fly from YQT to LAX are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 11th (except the week of February 26th)
  • March 19th to May 6th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • October 8th 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 YQT to LAX is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $916 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $341 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Thunder Bay (YQT) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $345 to $666 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $346. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $706. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $360 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $439 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YQT to LAX flight.

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

YQT to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YQT to LAX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Thunder Bay. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Los Angeles, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Thunder Bay. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $112 (20%) 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 $387. Return trip prices are from the LAX to YQT 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 YQT to LAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YQT to LAX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Thunder Bay Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1795 miles or 2889 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YQT to LAX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YQT to LAX flight is about 4 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Thunder Bay and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from YQT to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYQT
Origination airport nameThunder Bay Airport
CityThunder Bay

Return Airport

Destination codeLAX
Destination airport nameLos Angeles International Airport
CityLos Angeles, CA
Countrythe United States


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