The cheapest times to fly from YYF to ONT are

  • January 1st to April 29th (except the weeks of February 12th, March 12th, and April 9th)
  • October 8th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 YYF to ONT is early December. Prices can be as high as $1405 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $462 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Ontario

Flying from Penticton (YYF) to Ontario, CA (ONT) will usually cost between $484 to $858 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $503. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1384. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $881 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $666 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YYF to ONT flight.

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

YYF to ONT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YYF to ONT flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Penticton. 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

Tuesday 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 $146 (18%) 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 $592. Return trip prices are from the ONT to YYF 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 YYF to ONT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 54 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 YYF to ONT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 47 miles (76 km) away from ONT
  • Usually 38.59% less expensive than ONT
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYF to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from ONT
  • Usually 29.80% less expensive than ONT
  • 1-layover flights available

See YYF to SNA flights


Flight Hacking YYF to ONT

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 YYF to ONT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (YYF > SEA > ONT)

  • Price for both tickets: $555
  • Average savings: $111 (16.67%)

See YYF to PHX flights

Hack #2: Phoenix, AZ (YYF > PHX > ONT)

  • Price for both tickets: $581
  • Average savings: $86 (12.84%)

See YYF to SEA flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (YYF > SFO > ONT)

  • Price for both tickets: $585
  • Average savings: $81 (12.16%)

See YYF to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YYF to ONT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Ontario International Airport to Penticton Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1069 miles or 1720 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YYF to ONT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YYF to ONT flight is about 2 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Penticton and Ontario, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from YYF to ONT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYYF
Origination airport namePenticton Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeONT
Destination airport nameOntario International Airport
CityOntario, CA
Countrythe United States


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