The cheapest times to fly from YSB to YAM are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • July 16th 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 YSB to YAM is early October. Prices can be as high as $368 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $271 for Friday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Sault Ste. Marie

Flying from Sudbury (YSB) to Sault Ste. Marie (YAM) will usually cost between $271 to $327 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $271. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $324. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $53 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $306 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YSB to YAM flight.

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

YSB to YAM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YSB to YAM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Greater Sudbury. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.07, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YAM, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into YSB. Saturdays 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 $6 (2%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $302. Return trip prices are from the YAM to YSB 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 YSB to YAM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 18 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YSB to YAM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Bearskin Lake Air Services, Porter Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sault Ste. Marie Airport to Sudbury Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 177 miles or 285 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YSB to YAM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YSB to YAM flight is about 1 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Sudbury and Sault Ste. Marie?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from YSB to YAM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YSB
Origination airport name Sudbury Airport
City Sudbury
Country Canada
Latitude 46.6
Longitude -80.8

Return Airport

Destination code YAM
Destination airport name Sault Ste. Marie Airport
City Sault Ste. Marie
Country Canada
Latitude 46.5
Longitude -84.5


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