Cheap flights from Vancouver to California

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Vancouver to California, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 46% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 472 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 606.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver to California?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to California. Flights to California from Vancouver in January are about C$ 413 on average during January, but can be found for as low as C$ 194.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to California (YVR - CA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Vancouver to California as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to California in February, March 2023

The best prices found for Vancouver to California flights for February, March
26 Feb. - 8 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

Nonstop

2h 55m
PSP

Palm Springs

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
C$ 115

Flair Airlines

Deal found 1/2

5 Feb. - 15 Feb.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

Nonstop

2h 55m
PSP

Palm Springs

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
C$ 124

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

5 Feb. - 15 Feb.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

Nonstop

2h 55m
PSP

Palm Springs

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
C$ 127

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

Vancouver to California 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Vancouver found for this year
26 Feb. - 8 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

Nonstop

2h 55m
PSP

Palm Springs

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
C$ 115

Flair Airlines

Deal found 1/2

5 Feb. - 15 Feb.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

Nonstop

2h 55m
PSP

Palm Springs

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
C$ 124

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

2 Mar. - 9 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
C$ 127

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

Cheap Flair Airlines flights from Vancouver to California

26 Feb. - 8 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

Nonstop

2h 55m
PSP

Palm Springs

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
C$ 115

Flair Airlines

Deal found 1/2

2 Mar. - 9 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
C$ 127

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

2 Mar. - 7 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
C$ 135

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

Cheap Delta flights from Vancouver to California

12 Feb. - 15 Feb.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

1 stop

5h 41m
PSP

Palm Springs

YVR

Vancouver Intl

1 stop

9h 54m
C$ 290

Delta

Deal found 29/1

22 Feb. - 28 Feb.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

6h 05m
SJC

San Jose

YVR

Vancouver Intl

1 stop

9h 15m
C$ 323

Delta

Deal found 1/2

7 Mar. - 8 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

6h 05m
SJC

San Jose

YVR

Vancouver Intl

1 stop

9h 15m
C$ 344

Delta

Deal found 1/2

Direct flights to California from Vancouver

Save time with Vancouver to California direct flight deals
26 Feb. - 8 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

Nonstop

2h 55m
PSP

Palm Springs

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

3h 10m
C$ 115

Flair Airlines

Deal found 1/2

2 Mar. - 9 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
C$ 127

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

2 Mar. - 7 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
C$ 135

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

Last minute flights from Vancouver to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Vancouver, departing today and this week
11 Feb. - 4 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
C$ 143

Flair Airlines

Deal found 30/1

11 Feb. - 4 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
C$ 146

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

9 Feb. - 4 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

YVR

Vancouver Intl

Nonstop

2h 40m
C$ 147

Flair Airlines

Deal found 1/2

One-way flights to California from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to California
23 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
C$ 80

Flair Airlines

Deal found 31/1

26 Feb.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

PSP

Palm Springs

Nonstop

2h 55m
C$ 82

Flair Airlines

Deal found 29/1

2 Mar.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 35m
C$ 84

Flair Airlines

Deal found 1/2

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Vancouver to California flights.

What airports serve Vancouver to California flights?

Flights depart daily from Vancouver’s leading airports for California, 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 averages 30 to 45 depending on to traffic. The airport is accessible by taxis that may offer fixed rates or variable rates that run CAD $35, or more depending upon the choice between taxi, private sedan, or fixed rate vehicles. 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. Trains leave every 7 minutes during peak hours and every 15 minutes during off hours, and cost CAD $4 from the airport and CAD $9 heading into the airport.

Which airlines fly directly from Vancouver to California?

Flight times are usually under three hours. Several leading carriers make trips from Vancouver to California, and the most common are American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, WestJet, Air Canada, Continental Airlines, and United Airlines. There are thousands of flights of this kind each week to the 13 different airports within the vast state.

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

Since this is a three-hour trip, it does not include a stopover.

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

Canadian citizens do not need visas to enter the U.S. unless they intend to work, invest, immigrate or study. A valid passport is always required, and you will want to retain all essential travel documents whenever making your way through an airport, as this facilitates easier travel, boarding, and departures. Always carry proof of your citizenship, such as a birth certificate, certificate of citizenship or naturalization, as well as photo identification.

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

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

Can I find flights from Vancouver to California for under C$ 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to California for under C$ 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 115, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 153.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to California for under C$ 200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Vancouver to California under C$ 200. A good price for a direct flight from Vancouver to California is less than C$ 153.

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

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

What are the most popular routes from Vancouver to California?

The most popular route from Vancouver to California is Vancouver Intl - Los Angeles. You may also consider Vancouver Intl - Palm Springs or Vancouver Intl - San Francisco.

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

Before booking your flight from Vancouver to California check out the most popular airlines for this route: Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines or Air Canada.

What are the most reliable airlines from Vancouver to California?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Vancouver to California consider choosing Alaska Airlines (78%), Air Tahiti Nui (78%) or American Airlines (74%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver to California?

While on average a flight from Vancouver to California is generally C$ 505, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is C$ 116. When looking at the most popular route, (Vancouver Intl - Los Angeles), you can expect to pay C$ 165 for that flight.

Top 10 airlines flying from Vancouver to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapestC$ 17AverageC$ 35FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Flair AirlinesCheapestC$ 90AverageC$ 197FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapestC$ 98AverageC$ 197FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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WestJetCheapestC$ 158AverageC$ 416FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapestC$ 164AverageC$ 507FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapestC$ 173AverageC$ 536FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapestC$ 201AverageC$ 518FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapestC$ 204AverageC$ 459FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapestC$ 213AverageC$ 501FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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AviancaCheapestC$ 232AverageC$ 377FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Vancouver to California

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56%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
25%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
17%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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