Cheap flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles

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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$ 201 - C$ 340
LAX
Temperature
14 - 23 °C
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 87 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$ 255

From Vancouver to Los Angeles

One-way from

C$ 172

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 month to fly from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from Vancouver. Users have commonly found prices around C$ 299 for the month, but tickets can be as low as C$ 184. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles at least 29 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 29 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles for as little as C$ 314 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as C$ 338 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

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

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles in November, December 2021

The best prices found for YVR to LAX flights for November, December
2 Dec - 3 Dec
C$ 233pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
4 Dec - 5 Dec
C$ 294pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
9 Dec - 11 Dec
C$ 301pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Korean Air
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver found for next year
2 Dec - 3 Dec
C$ 233pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
4 Dec - 5 Dec
C$ 294pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
9 Dec - 11 Dec
C$ 301pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Korean Air
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Direct flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver

Save time with Vancouver to Los Angeles direct flight deals
16 Jan - 22 Jan
C$ 283pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
WestJet
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
WestJet
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
19 Jan - 24 Jan
C$ 290pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
26 Jan - 2 Feb
C$ 291pp
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
2 Dec - 3 Dec
C$ 233pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
4 Dec - 5 Dec
C$ 294pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
2 Dec - 3 Dec
C$ 305pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
10:35 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Alaska Airlines
1 stop
6h 10m
YVR - LAX
Alaska Airlines
C$ 172
mytrip.com
3:35 p.m. - 6:29 p.m.
WestJet
Direct
2h 54m
YVR - LAX
WestJet
C$ 184
WestJet
4:20 a.m. - 9:52 a.m.
Air Canada
1 stop
5h 32m
YVR - LAX
Air Canada
C$ 189
Air Canada

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Los Angeles

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

Los Angeles (LAX), located 15.1 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles. 9 airlines have flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver on a regular basis. Booking flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 10 inbound flights from Vancouver per day.

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.

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just C$ 276, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 292.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles under C$ 300. A good price for a direct flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles is less than C$ 304.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than C$ 300.

What days are direct flights available from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday.

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

5 flight departures from Vancouver to Los Angeles per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

There are many flights that can get you from Vancouver to Los Angeles in 2h 49m. Fly via Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, or WestJet to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 1749 km. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Air Canada, at C$ 276, was found to be the cheapest airline from Vancouver to Los Angeles.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Alaska Airlines and WestJet. Users have found that Air Canada is 7% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles are Air Canada (C$ 133), WestJet (C$ 150), and Alaska Airlines (C$ 159).

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

While on average a flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles is generally C$ 424, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is C$ 112. When looking at the most popular route, (Vancouver Intl - Los Angeles), you can expect to pay C$ 252 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Vancouver to Los Angeles on time: Singapore Airlines (79%), Korean Air (67%), Delta (66%).

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

When booking a flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Air Canada or Alaska Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

It varies, depending on which airline you travel with. A direct flight is usually between 2 hours 45 minutes and 3 hours 30 minutes long.

Which airlines fly directly from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

Flight times are just over three hours. Several leading carriers make trips from Vancouver to Los Angeles, and the most common are Air Canada, United Airlines, American Airlines, and WestJet. There are less than 100 flights of this kind each week.

What are the stopover options on flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles?

Since this is a three-hour trip, it does not usually involve a stopover of any kind, however, there are some flights that stop in San Francisco or Seattle as well as Calvary.

How frequent are flights between Vancouver and Los Angeles?

Usually, over 10 direct flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles take off every day.

What airports serve Vancouver to Los Angeles flights?

Flights depart daily from Vancouver’s leading airports to Los Angeles International Airport, 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 direct flight route between Vancouver and Los Angeles is cheapest?

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles often depart in the early morning or evening.

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

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.A cheap flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles introduces you to a city of many faces. It’s a conundrum of glittering film star hangouts and grungy music bars; millionaire’s beach houses and die-hard hippies; designer boutiques and local food markets. Film buffs should swing by Grauman’s Chinese Theatre and Universal Studios Hollywood. Meanwhile, neon-lit Hollywood Boulevard and Sunset Boulevard are the places for nonstop music gigs and comedy shows. Meanwhile, a proudly eclectic mix of bodybuilders, surfers, skaters and movie stars stroll the boardwalk of Venice Beach.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Los Angeles from Vancouver?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Vancouver to Los Angeles

Most visitors from Vancouver need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Los Angeles.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Vancouver must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Vancouver are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Do I need a test to fly back to Vancouver from Los Angeles?

Returning to Vancouver from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Vancouver.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Vancouver.

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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 = $0.79
Flight duration from Vancouver to LAX
2h 53m
Average temperature for November in Los Angeles
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in Los Angeles
15.0 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$ 93 C$ 160 No cancel fee 88%
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Air Canada
C$ 124 C$ 337 No cancel fee 67%
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Delta
C$ 128 C$ 309 No cancel fee N/A
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United Airlines
C$ 139 C$ 331 No cancel fee 69%
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WestJet
C$ 145 C$ 320 No cancel fee 60%
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Alaska Airlines
C$ 151 C$ 361 No cancel fee 75%
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American Airlines
C$ 156 C$ 377 No cancel fee 71%
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Air New Zealand
C$ 283 C$ 467 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.
Morning 6 AM to noon 34% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 34% of flight departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 31% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Vancouver to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Vancouver to Los Angeles.
Sunday
12 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
12 daily flights
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
13 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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