The cheapest times to fly from YUM to PHX are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • February 19th to July 22nd (except the weeks of February 26th, May 7th, June 25th, and July 2nd)
  • October 15th to November 11th

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 YUM to PHX is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $667 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $203 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Phoenix

Flying from Yuma, AZ (YUM) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $203 to $231 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $203. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $291. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $88 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $211 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YUM to PHX flight.

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

YUM to PHX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YUM to PHX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Yuma. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.82, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $12 (5%) 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 $208. Return trip prices are from the PHX to YUM 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 YUM to PHX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YUM to PHX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Yuma MCAS/Yuma International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 160 miles or 257 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YUM to PHX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YUM to PHX flight is about 1 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Yuma, AZ and Phoenix, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 30 available flights from YUM to PHX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYUM
Origination airport nameYuma MCAS/Yuma International Airport
CityYuma, AZ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codePHX
Destination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from YUM to PHX tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 13% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 64% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PHX heading for YUM about 3 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 3 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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