Cheap flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles

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The best prices from Vancouver to Los Angeles are usually found in September or June, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Vancouver (YVR) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best YVR to LAX flight in 2021: compare Vancouver to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
8CA - LAX
Price
C$ 253 - C$ 427
LAX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 123 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 253

From Vancouver to Los Angeles

One-way from

C$ 206

One-way flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles are generally found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Los Angeles.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 20% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as C$ 511, or C$ 567 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver in May are about C$ 471 on average during May, but can be found for as low as C$ 334.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Los Angeles (8CA - LAX)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 8% on flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles in April, May 2021

The best prices found for YVR to LAX flights for April, May
12 May - 19 May
C$ 343pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
7 May - 9 Jul
C$ 344pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
7 May - 9 Jul
C$ 348pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver found for this year
29 Oct - 9 Nov
C$ 329pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
9 Jun - 12 Jun
C$ 330pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
American Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
29 Oct - 8 Nov
C$ 335pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Direct flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver

Save time with Vancouver to Los Angeles direct flight deals
1 Jul - 4 Jul
C$ 329pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
9 Jun - 12 Jun
C$ 330pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
American Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
18 May - 25 May
C$ 351pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver, departing today and this week
23 Apr - 4 May
C$ 392pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
23 Apr - 4 May
C$ 406pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
23 Apr - 4 May
C$ 427pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
4:40 a.m. - 5:52 p.m.
United Airlines
1 stop
13h 12m
YVR - LAX
United Airlines
C$ 207
United Airlines
2:20 a.m. - 10:07 a.m.
Alaska Airlines
2 stops
7h 47m
YVR - LAX
Alaska Airlines
C$ 234
9:45 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.
Air Canada
Direct
2h 55m
YVR - LAX
Air Canada
C$ 253
Air Canada

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Los Angeles

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 377 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 377. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just C$ 329, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 351.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Vancouver to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Vancouver to Los Angeles. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Air Canada, WestJet, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 377 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 15 direct flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles under C$ 377. A good price for a direct flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles is less than C$ 393.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 503?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than C$ 503.

Is Vancouver weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Expect the weather to be around 32 °C on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Vancouver.

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

For as low as C$ 351, Air Canada can have you in Los Angeles from Vancouver in 2h 55m. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Vancouver to Los Angeles is Alaska Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 330 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are American Airlines and Air Canada, starting at C$ 331 and C$ 336 round-trip.

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

C$ 178 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air Canada. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, with prices starting from C$ 190 and C$ 198, respectively.

Alternative routes for Vancouver to Los Angeles

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Vancouver to Los Angeles.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $0.80
Flight duration
3h 00m
Average temperature for April in Los Angeles
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Los Angeles
25.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 8 airlines flying from Vancouver to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver to Los Angeles 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
Allegiant Air
C$ 73 C$ 126 No cancel fee 88%
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Delta
C$ 101 C$ 243 No cancel fee N/A
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United Airlines
C$ 110 C$ 260 No cancel fee 69%
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Alaska Airlines
C$ 119 C$ 284 No cancel fee 75%
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American Airlines
C$ 123 C$ 297 No cancel fee 71%
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Air Canada
C$ 98 C$ 313 No cancel fee 67%
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WestJet
C$ 114 C$ 360 No cancel fee 60%
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Air New Zealand
C$ 222 C$ 368 No cancel fee 78%
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Hourly flight availability from Vancouver to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Vancouver towards Los Angeles.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 53% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 47% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
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6 PM
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