Cheap flights from Vancouver to Calgary

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Vancouver (YVR) to Calgary (YYC)

All the information you need to plan the best YVR to YYC flight in 2021: compare Vancouver to Calgary flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Calgary.
8CA - YYC
Price
C$ 126 - C$ 272
YYC
Temperature
-7 - 17 °C
YYC
Precipitation
9 - 94 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 348

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 161

From Vancouver to Calgary

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver to Calgary?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Calgary from Vancouver. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 237 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 124. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Calgary (8CA - YYC)?

When flying from Vancouver to Calgary, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Vancouver to Calgary?

Find a great deal and save up to 77% by booking at least 57 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Vancouver to Calgary within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 269.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Calgary in December, January 2022

The best prices found for YVR to YYC flights for December, January
28 Jan - 30 Jan
C$ 88pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
15 Jan - 17 Jan
C$ 92pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
12 Jan - 18 Jan
C$ 93pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Calgary 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Calgary from Vancouver found for this year
12 Dec - 11 Jan
C$ 143pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
9 Dec - 11 Dec
C$ 145pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
10 Dec - 11 Dec
C$ 152pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Direct flights to Calgary from Vancouver

Save time with Vancouver to Calgary direct flight deals
4 Feb - 14 Feb
C$ 81pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
26 Feb - 12 Mar
C$ 82pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
20 May - 21 May
C$ 85pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver to Calgary

Late deals on round-trip flights to Calgary from Vancouver, departing today and this week
12 Dec - 11 Jan
C$ 143pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
9 Dec - 11 Dec
C$ 145pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
10 Dec - 11 Dec
C$ 152pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
YYC
Calgary
YYC
Calgary
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Calgary from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to Calgary
11:50 a.m. - 4:52 p.m.
WestJet
1 stop
4h 02m
YVR - YYC
WestJet
C$ 166
WestJet
3:00 a.m. - 8:54 a.m.
Air Canada
1 stop
4h 54m
YVR - YYC
Air Canada
C$ 168
mytrip.com
1:00 a.m. - 3:25 a.m.
Flair Airlines
Direct
1h 25m
YVR - YYC
Flair Airlines
C$ 177
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Vancouver</span> to <span class="emphasized">Calgary</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Calgary

What airport do you fly into for flights to Calgary from Vancouver?

Located just 9.3 km from the city centre, Calgary is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Calgary from Vancouver. Booking flights from Vancouver to Calgary (YYC) should be relatively easy as there are 23 daily inbound flights from Vancouver from 4 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Vancouver to Calgary have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Flair Airlines, Air Canada, and WestJet flying from Vancouver to Calgary have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Calgary for under C$ 100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Calgary for under C$ 100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 81, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 101.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Calgary for under C$ 100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Vancouver to Calgary under C$ 100. A good price for a direct flight from Vancouver to Calgary is less than C$ 101.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Calgary for under C$ 200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver to Calgary within the next 7 days for less than C$ 200.

What days are direct flights available from Vancouver to Calgary?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Vancouver to Calgary on average per day?

Travellers can expect 32 flights from Vancouver to Calgary on average per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 19% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 31% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Calgary?

Flair Airlines and Air Canada can get you from Vancouver to Calgary in just under 1h 25m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Airlines will cover a distance of 689 km. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Vancouver to Calgary round-trip?

Flying on Flair Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Calgary, with prices starting at C$ 81. Another option worth looking into is Air Canada, starting at C$ 150 round trip. Flair Airlines is priced at 65% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Vancouver to Calgary one-way?

C$ 40 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Flair Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on WestJet and Air Canada, with prices starting from C$ 72 and C$ 161, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver to Calgary?

While on average a flight from Vancouver to Calgary is generally C$ 223, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is C$ 88. When looking at the most popular route, (Vancouver Intl - Calgary), you can expect to pay C$ 82 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Vancouver to Calgary?

Before booking your flight to Calgary from Vancouver, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: China Airlines (100%), EVA Air (100%), Air France( 94%).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Vancouver to Calgary?

The most popular airlines flying from Vancouver to Calgary are Air Canada, Flair Airlines and Air Transat. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What airports serve Vancouver to Calgary flights?

Flights depart daily from Vancouver’s leading airports for Calgary, but it is Vancouver International that offers the largest number of options and non-stop airlines. It is the largest of the area’s three airports (the others are Vancouver Coal Harbour, a hub for sea planes from Kenmore Air and Harbour Air, and Vancouver Boundary Bay - about 20 minutes from Vancouver International Airport with FBO services for corporate and private aircraft and helicopter services). It is roughly 15km from the city’s central business district, which is 20-minute car trip that usually takes more than 30 due to traffic. The airport is accessible by taxi, shuttle, limousine services or ride-share services. There is also a direct train link into the city, via the Canada Line train/subway, with stations conveniently located downtown at Yaletown-Roundhouse, Vancouver City Centre and Waterfront.

Which airlines fly directly from Vancouver to Calgary?

Flight times are typically less than two hours. Several carriers make trips from Vancouver to Calgary, and most are non-stop journeys. The most common carriers are Air Transat, Flair Airlines, WestJet and Air Canada.

What are the stopover options on flights from Vancouver to Calgary?

Air Canada does hassome stopovers at Kelowna International Airport and Edmonton International Airport.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Vancouver to Calgary?

Canadian citizens must have either a Canadian passport, a NEXUS card, a Free and Secure Trade (FAST) card, or an enhanced driver's license (EDL) or enhanced identification card (EIC). Non-Canadians must have a passport and any visas or visa waivers that are required for travel to the U.S./outside Canada. All travelers should retain all essential travel documents whenever making their way through an airport as this facilitates easier travel, boarding, and departures. It is advisable to carry proof of your citizenship, such as a birth certificate, certificate of citizenship or naturalization, as well as photo identification.

Destination information for Calgary

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Vancouver to Calgary.
Flight duration from Vancouver to YYC
1h 25m
Average temperature for December in Calgary
1.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Calgary
11.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Calgary

Top 4 airlines flying from Vancouver to Calgary

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver to Calgary choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Transat
C$ 90 C$ 197 No cancel fee 50%
Search Air Transat flights
Flair Airlines
C$ 114 C$ 253 No cancel fee N/A
Search Flair Airlines flights
WestJet
C$ 116 C$ 299 No cancel fee 60%
Search WestJet flights
Air Canada
C$ 176 C$ 337 No cancel fee 67%
Search Air Canada flights

Hourly flight availability from Vancouver to Calgary

See what time of day planes typically take off from Vancouver towards Calgary.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 55% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 23% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 19% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 3% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Vancouver to Calgary
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Vancouver to Calgary.
Sunday
14 daily flights
Monday
21 daily flights
Tuesday
22 daily flights
Wednesday
32 daily flights
Thursday
36 daily flights
Friday
26 daily flights
Saturday
15 daily flights
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