Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco, United States

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Vancouver to San Francisco Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:07 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to San Francisco. Multiple Airlines & United frequently offer the best deals to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Multiple Airlines
YVRSFO
Fri 01-26
nonstop
SFOYVR
Wed 01-31
nonstop
$260
United
YVRSFO
Fri 01-26
nonstop
SFOYVR
Wed 01-31
nonstop
$260
Air Canada
YVRSFO
Sun 01-28
1 stop
SFOYVR
Mon 01-29
1 stop
$292
Alaska
YVRSFO
Thu 02-01
1 stop
SFOYVR
Sun 02-04
1 stop
$293
Major Airlines
YVRSFO
Wed 02-21
1 stop
SFOYVR
Wed 02-28
1 stop
$293
WestJet
YVRSFO
Sun 04-14
1 stop
SFOYVR
Mon 04-29
1 stop
$293

How Much is a Flight from Vancouver to San Francisco?

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 $247.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

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

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Vancouver to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $257 $264
7-14 days $252 $252
14-21 days $247 $252
21-30 days $247 $252
30-60 days $247 $252
60-90 days $247 $252
90+ days $247 $252

Cheapest Day To Fly from Vancouver to San Francisco

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Vancouver to San Francisco is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$247$247$247$247$247 $247

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Vancouver to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$258
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$258 $252
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$252 $247
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$247 $252
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$252 $252
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$252

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 $316.

The average price for direct flights from Vancouver to San Francisco is $306.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 01:00 14:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco

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 $173.

The average price for round trip flights from Vancouver to San Francisco is $306.

Vancouver to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Vancouver to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Vancouver to San Francisco flight time is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Vancouver?
Answer: The distance from Vancouver to San Francisco is 1,287 kilometers (800 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Vancouver to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from Vancouver to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Vancouver airlines for direct flights from Vancouver to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Vancouver and San Francisco.

Vancouver to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Vancouver and San Francisco. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

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Cheap Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco