Cheap flights from Vancouver to San Francisco

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Vancouver (YVR) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best YVR to SFO flight in 2022: compare Vancouver to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
YVR - SFO
Price
C$ 237 - C$ 485
SFO
Temperature
11 - 17 °C
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 112 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 307

From Vancouver to San Francisco

One-way from

C$ 79

One-way flight from Vancouver to San Francisco

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 San Francisco?

June is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from Vancouver. Prices for June average C$ 436 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 206. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a June flight can save you 43% on your journey compared to booking in December

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

To save up to 79% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Vancouver to San Francisco from C$ 532 1-2 weeks out and tickets from C$ 711 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to San Francisco (YVR - SFO)?

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

Cheap flights from Vancouver to San Francisco in June, July 2022

The best prices found for YVR to SFO flights for June, July
26 Jul - 4 Aug
C$ 182pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
21 Jul - 20 Oct
C$ 184pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
26 Jul - 4 Aug
C$ 186pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Vancouver found for this year
11 Sep - 13 Sep
C$ 164pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
15 Sep - 18 Sep
C$ 167pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
10 Nov - 15 Nov
C$ 168pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Direct flights to San Francisco from Vancouver

Save time with Vancouver to San Francisco direct flight deals
11 Sep - 13 Sep
C$ 164pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
15 Sep - 18 Sep
C$ 167pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
10 Nov - 15 Nov
C$ 168pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Vancouver, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 5 Jul
C$ 235pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
28 Jun - 10 Jul
C$ 239pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
28 Jun - 5 Jul
C$ 242pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Flair Airlines
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Flair Airlines
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to San Francisco
8:10 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Flair Airlines
Direct
2h 35m
YVR - SFO
Flair Airlines
C$ 79
Gotogate
2:00 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.
Flair Airlines
Direct
2h 30m
YVR - SFO
Flair Airlines
C$ 83
Gotogate
2:00 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.
Flair Airlines
Direct
2h 30m
YVR - SFO
Flair Airlines
C$ 88
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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to San Francisco

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

If you book a flight to San Francisco from Vancouver, you will be flying to San Francisco, which is the city’s only airport. San Francisco (SFO) is located 19.0 km from the centre of San Francisco. There are 32 flights from Vancouver to San Francisco per day from 16 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air Canada, Air New Zealand, and WestJet flying from Vancouver to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to San Francisco for under C$ 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Flair Airlines for just C$ 164, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 188.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Vancouver to San Francisco under C$ 200. A good price for a direct flight from Vancouver to San Francisco is less than C$ 188.

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

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

What days are direct flights available from Vancouver to San Francisco?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Thursday, Friday.

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

4 flight departures from Vancouver to San Francisco per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Vancouver to San Francisco?

Flair Airlines can get you from Vancouver to San Francisco in just under 2h 30m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Vancouver and San Francisco are separated by a distance of 1296 km. All flights are typically direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Vancouver to San Francisco round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Vancouver to San Francisco round-trip from C$ 164. Users have found that Flair Airlines is 62% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most reliable airlines from Vancouver to San Francisco?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Vancouver to San Francisco consider choosing ANA (100%), SkyWest Airlines (99%) or Copa Airlines (85%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver to San Francisco?

The cheapest flight price from Vancouver to San Francisco is C$ 133. On average you can expect to pay C$ 544. The most popular route, (Vancouver Intl - San Francisco), can usually be booked for C$ 164.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Francisco, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Francisco from Vancouver?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Vancouver to San Francisco

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Vancouver are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Vancouver are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

Do I need a test to fly back to Vancouver from San Francisco?

Returning to Vancouver from San Francisco

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Vancouver.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Vancouver.

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Alternative routes for Vancouver to San Francisco

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Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Vancouver to San Francisco.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $0.78
Flight duration from Vancouver to SFO
2h 29m
Average temperature for June in San Francisco
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in San Francisco
1.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 10 airlines flying from Vancouver to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver to San Francisco 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
Juneyao Airlines
C$ 17 C$ 27 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Flair Airlines
C$ 108 C$ 199 No cancel fee N/A
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Allegiant Air
C$ 136 C$ 218 No cancel fee 88%
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WestJet
C$ 190 C$ 299 No cancel fee 60%
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American Airlines
C$ 204 C$ 444 No cancel fee 71%
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Alaska Airlines
C$ 210 C$ 291 No cancel fee 75%
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Avianca
C$ 222 C$ 403 No cancel fee 71%
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Air Canada
C$ 240 C$ 456 No cancel fee 67%
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SWISS
C$ 246 C$ 385 No cancel fee 79%
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United Airlines
C$ 250 C$ 442 No cancel fee 69%
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Hourly flight availability from Vancouver to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Vancouver towards San Francisco.
Morning 6 AM to noon 51% of flight departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 24% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 23% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 2% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Vancouver to San Francisco
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Vancouver to San Francisco.
Sunday
26 daily flights
Monday
37 daily flights
Tuesday
35 daily flights
Wednesday
34 daily flights
Thursday
35 daily flights
Friday
35 daily flights
Saturday
26 daily flights
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