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Cheap Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco, CA, United States - YVR to SFO Last modified: 28-May-2016 8:01 PM

Popular flights from Vancouver to San Francisco Last modified: 28-May-2016 8:01 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Air Canada
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
8-Jun-2016 14-Jun-2016 $264
14-Jun-2016 21-Jun-2016 $264
21-Jun-2016 6-Jul-2016 $264
29-Jun-2016 6-Jul-2016 $264
Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
30-Jun-2016 4-Jul-2016 $363
1-Jul-2016 4-Jul-2016 $363
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
14-Jun-2016 21-Jun-2016 $293
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
6-Sep-2016 14-Sep-2016 $262
WestJet
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
24-Jun-2016 4-Jul-2016 $323

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Vancouver to San Francisco (YVR to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Vancouver to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $282.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Vancouver to San Francisco (YVR to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Vancouver to San Francisco based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Vancouver to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Vancouver to San Francisco should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $445 $435
7-14 days $264 $298
14-21 days $264 $282
21-30 days $264 $282
30-60 days $264 $281
60-90 days $388 $350
90+ days $262 $281

Cheapest Day To Fly from Vancouver to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Vancouver to San Francisco.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$310 $264 $264 $280 $284 $284 $288

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Vancouver to San Francisco

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Vancouver to San Francisco.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Vancouver San Francisco American 31/05/16 04/06/16 1 $476
June Vancouver San Francisco Air Canada 08/06/16 14/06/16 0 $264
July Vancouver San Francisco United 12/07/16 26/07/16 1 $281
August Vancouver San Francisco American 18/08/16 07/09/16 2 $331
September Vancouver San Francisco United 06/09/16 14/09/16 0 $262
October Vancouver San Francisco United 19/10/16 26/10/16 0 $264
November Vancouver San Francisco United 09/11/16 15/11/16 0 $264
December Vancouver San Francisco United 01/12/16 11/12/16 0 $310

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Vancouver to San Francisco

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Vancouver to San Francisco.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$333
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$333 $280
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$280 $288
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$288 $310
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$310 $284
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$284

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco (YVR to SFO)

Your Vancouver to San Francisco flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Vancouver to San Francisco is $341.

The average price for non-stop flights from Vancouver to San Francisco is $376.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Vancouver to San Francisco.

Nonstop Flight Details from Vancouver to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air Canada 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 06:15 19:15
United 5 5 5 5 5 6 5 06:00 19:25
WestJet 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:45 19:45

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco (YVR to SFO)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Vancouver to San Francisco. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Vancouver to San Francisco is $175.

The average price for round trip flights from Vancouver to San Francisco is $320.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Seattle to San Francisco American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $205
Bellingham to San Francisco American, Alaska $302
Victoria to San Francisco Pacific Coastal, American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $288
Kelowna to San Francisco American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $315
Abbotsford to San Francisco American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $505
Comox to San Francisco American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet Check Dates
Kamloops to San Francisco American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $533
Wenatchee to San Francisco American, Alaska $260
Nanaimo to San Francisco American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $363
Campbell River to San Francisco Air Canada, United Check Dates
Penticton to San Francisco American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $475
Seattle to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $211
Vancouver to Oakland American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, United, WestJet $310
Seattle to San Jose American, Alaska, United $205
Bellingham to Oakland American, Alaska $302
Victoria to Oakland American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $488
Seattle to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Spirit, United, Virgin America $136
Vancouver to San Jose Pacific Coastal, American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United, WestJet $258
Kelowna to Oakland American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet Check Dates
Wenatchee to Oakland American, Alaska $499
Seattle to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $194
Seattle to Santa Rosa American, Alaska, United $341
Seattle to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $142
Kamloops to Oakland American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet Check Dates
Vancouver to Los Angeles Pacific Coastal, American, Air Canada, Alaska, United, WestJet $216
Bellingham to San Jose American, Alaska $307
Vancouver to Sacramento American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United, WestJet $302
Seattle to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $306
Seattle to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $245
Wenatchee to San Jose American, Alaska Check Dates

Airlines Flying from Vancouver to San Francisco (YVR to SFO) Number of flights searched: 112Last modified: 28-May-2016 8:01 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Vancouver to San Francisco with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Vancouver to San Francisco.

Vancouver to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Air Canada - X X X X X X X
Air Canada YYC X X X X X X X
Alaska PDX X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
WestJet - X X X X X X X
WestJet YYC X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Vancouver and San Francisco, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Vancouver to San Francisco Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Vancouver to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Vancouver to San Francisco flight time is 2 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Vancouver and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Vancouver to San Francisco is 1285 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Vancouver to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 71 direct flights from Vancouver to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Vancouver to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Vancouver and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Vancouver to San Francisco?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA
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