Cheap flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles

Round-trip
Economy
Vancouver (YVR)
Los Angeles (LAX)
Depart
Return
Any month
Compare vs. Cheapflights |

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$ 252 - C$ 427
LAX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
LAX
Precipitation
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$ 252

From Vancouver to Los Angeles

One-way from

C$ 196

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$ 566 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 July, August 2021

The best prices found for YVR to LAX flights for July, August
31 Aug - 16 Sep
C$ 335pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
WestJet
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
WestJet
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
29 Aug - 8 Sep
C$ 355pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
30 Aug - 5 Sep
C$ 357pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
WestJet
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
WestJet
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Vancouver found for this year
20 Oct - 24 Oct
C$ 317pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
18 Oct - 25 Oct
C$ 319pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
British Airways
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
22 Dec - 6 Jan
C$ 322pp
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
20 Oct - 24 Oct
C$ 317pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
25 Nov - 10 Dec
C$ 334pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
31 Aug - 16 Sep
C$ 335pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
WestJet
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
WestJet
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
4 Aug - 27 Sep
C$ 431pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
4 Aug - 6 Aug
C$ 442pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
5 Aug - 28 Sep
C$ 481pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
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
3:00 a.m. - 11:03 a.m.
Air New Zealand
1 stop
8h 03m
YVR - LAX
Air New Zealand
C$ 196
Gate1.ca
3:55 p.m. - 5:57 a.m.
United Airlines
1 stop
14h 02m
YVR - LAX
United Airlines
C$ 220
United
2:20 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Delta
1 stop
6h 10m
YVR - LAX
Delta
C$ 232
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

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 0 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$ 377 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 377. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just C$ 317, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 337.

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

Cheapflights has 20 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$ 367.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Los Angeles for under C$ 502?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than C$ 502.

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$ 357, Delta can have you in Los Angeles from Vancouver in 2h 49m. 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 Air Canada. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 317 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Air New Zealand and American Airlines, starting at C$ 325 and C$ 327 round-trip.

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

C$ 142 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 Delta and Air New Zealand, with prices starting from C$ 193 and C$ 196, 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
2h 54m
Average temperature for July in Los Angeles
31.0 °C

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%
Search Allegiant Air flights
Delta
C$ 101 C$ 243 No cancel fee N/A
Search Delta flights
United Airlines
C$ 110 C$ 260 No cancel fee 69%
Search United Airlines flights
Alaska Airlines
C$ 119 C$ 284 No cancel fee 75%
Search Alaska Airlines flights
American Airlines
C$ 123 C$ 297 No cancel fee 71%
Search American Airlines flights
Air Canada
C$ 98 C$ 313 No cancel fee 67%
Search Air Canada flights
WestJet
C$ 114 C$ 360 No cancel fee 60%
Search WestJet flights
Air New Zealand
C$ 222 C$ 368 No cancel fee 78%
Search Air New Zealand flights

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 55% of flight departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 44% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Home North America USA California Los Angeles Cheap flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
  • Round-trip
  • One-way
  • Multi-city
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
  • Multiple
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First