Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Nanaimo (YCD) from $153

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SFO — YCD
Apr 23 — Apr 301

Cheap flight deals from San Francisco to Nanaimo

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Francisco (SFO) to Nanaimo (YCD). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 18, 2024.

Round-trip from

$240

One-way from

$153
From San Francisco to Nanaimo Arpt
One-way flight from San Francisco to Nanaimo Arpt

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Nanaimo?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 424% on the overall cost on flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from San Francisco to Nanaimo at least 14 days early can save you up to 40% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 14 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo for as little as $228 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 $428 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Nanaimo?

Flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Nanaimo in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $90.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Nanaimo (SFO - YCD)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Nanaimo at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 25% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap WestJet flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by WestJet for the route between San Francisco and Nanaimo. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Wed 7/176:05 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop6h 14mWestJet
Tue 7/305:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$267
Wed 7/172:25 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops9h 54mWestJet
Tue 7/305:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$271
Thu 8/292:25 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops9h 54mWestJet
Tue 9/35:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$284
Thu 8/292:25 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops9h 54mWestJet
Tue 9/35:35 amYCD - SFO
2 stops8h 58mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$289
Sun 8/1812:50 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop6h 29mWestJet
Thu 8/225:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$295
Sun 8/183:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops8h 59mWestJet
Thu 8/225:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/16$300
Sun 8/183:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops8h 59mWestJet
Thu 8/225:35 amYCD - SFO
2 stops8h 58mWestJet
Deal found 4/16$305
Thu 8/292:25 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop18h 45mWestJet
Tue 9/35:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$310
Sun 8/187:30 amSFO - YCD
1 stop11h 49mWestJet
Thu 8/225:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/16$321

Cheap San Francisco to Nanaimo flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Francisco to Nanaimo specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Prices were last updated on April 18, 2024.
Fri 5/3110:15 amSFO - YCD
1 stop5h 11mMultiple Airlines
Mon 6/37:55 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 39mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/18$370
Fri 5/3110:15 amSFO - YCD
1 stop5h 11mMultiple Airlines
Mon 6/37:00 pmYCD - SFO
1 stop14h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$377
Fri 5/313:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops19h 44mMultiple Airlines
Mon 6/37:55 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 39mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$412
Fri 5/313:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops19h 44mMultiple Airlines
Mon 6/37:55 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 39mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/18$424
Tue 5/143:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops19h 44mWestJet
Thu 5/167:00 pmYCD - SFO
1 stop19h 34mWestJet
Deal found 4/18$430
Wed 5/1512:50 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop6h 29mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/177:55 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 39mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/17$449
Fri 5/313:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops19h 44mWestJet
Mon 6/37:50 pmYCD - SFO
2 stops18h 44mWestJet
Deal found 4/18$451
Fri 5/313:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops19h 44mWestJet
Mon 6/37:50 pmYCD - SFO
2 stops18h 44mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$452
Tue 5/143:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops19h 44mWestJet
Thu 5/1611:50 amYCD - SFO
2 stops26h 44mWestJet
Deal found 4/18$456

San Francisco to Nanaimo 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Francisco and Nanaimo in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Wed 7/176:05 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop6h 14mWestJet
Tue 7/305:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$267
Wed 7/172:25 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops9h 54mWestJet
Tue 7/305:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$271
Thu 8/292:25 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops9h 54mWestJet
Tue 9/35:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$284
Thu 8/292:25 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops9h 54mWestJet
Tue 9/35:35 amYCD - SFO
2 stops8h 58mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$289
Sun 8/1812:50 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop6h 29mWestJet
Thu 8/225:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$295
Sun 8/183:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops8h 59mWestJet
Thu 8/225:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/16$300
Sun 8/183:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops8h 59mWestJet
Thu 8/225:35 amYCD - SFO
2 stops8h 58mWestJet
Deal found 4/16$305
Thu 8/292:25 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop18h 45mWestJet
Tue 9/35:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$310
Sun 8/187:30 amSFO - YCD
1 stop11h 49mWestJet
Thu 8/225:35 amYCD - SFO
1 stop6h 25mWestJet
Deal found 4/16$321

San Francisco to Nanaimo flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Francisco to Nanaimo for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Tue 4/303:20 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop24h 06mMultiple Airlines
Thu 5/97:00 pmYCD - SFO
1 stop19h 34mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/18$658

One-way flights to Nanaimo from San Francisco

Search for one-way flight options from San Francisco to Nanaimo. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.
Mon 9/307:00 amSFO - YCD
1 stop4h 35mAir Canada
Deal found 4/18$153
Mon 9/303:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops9h 04mWestJet
Deal found 4/18$213
Thu 5/237:40 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop12h 44mAir Canada
Deal found 4/18$279
Thu 5/2310:55 amSFO - YCD
2 stops31h 35mWestJet
Deal found 4/18$330
Sun 6/2312:50 pmSFO - YCD
1 stop6h 29mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$447
Sun 6/233:20 pmSFO - YCD
2 stops19h 44mWestJet
Deal found 4/17$498

Find flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated April 18, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$267 - $412

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Wed 7/17

1 stop6h 14m

Nanaimo Arpt

Tue 7/30

1 stop6h 25m

$267

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Wed 7/17

2 stops9h 54m

Nanaimo Arpt

Tue 7/30

1 stop6h 25m

$271

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Thu 8/29

2 stops9h 54m

Nanaimo Arpt

Tue 9/3

1 stop6h 25m

$284

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Thu 8/29

2 stops9h 54m

Nanaimo Arpt

Tue 9/3

2 stops8h 58m

$289

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Sun 8/18

1 stop6h 29m

Nanaimo Arpt

Thu 8/22

1 stop6h 25m

$295

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Sun 8/18

2 stops8h 59m

Nanaimo Arpt

Thu 8/22

1 stop6h 25m

$300

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Fri 5/31

1 stop5h 11m

Nanaimo Arpt

Mon 6/3

1 stop6h 39m

$370

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Fri 5/31

1 stop5h 11m

Nanaimo Arpt

Mon 6/3

1 stop14h 30m

$377

San FranciscoNanaimo Arpt

SFO - YCD

SFOYCD

San Francisco

Fri 5/31

2 stops19h 44m

Nanaimo Arpt

Mon 6/3

1 stop6h 39m

$412

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 4/17

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Nanaimo?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Nanaimo. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.
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Noon
Afternoon
Evening
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Francisco to Nanaimo flight should consider departing on Monday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Nanaimo by month

Plan your trip from San Francisco to Nanaimo by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Francisco to Nanaimo is currently $320 while a round-trip flight costs $318. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.

Temperature and rainfall in Nanaimo by month

Plan your trip to Nanaimo by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

YVR

Temperature

39.2 - 64.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Nanaimo

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Nanaimo. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Nanaimo. Reviews last updated April 18, 2024.
7.5
Good
3,010 reviews

Overall

7.5

Comfort

7.3

Entertainment

6.5

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.5

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was our first time flying with westjet. We were pleased with checking in crew amd the smooth processing of the whole flight.

7.5
Good
3,010 reviews
7.5
Good
3,010 reviews

Overall

7.5

Comfort

7.3

Entertainment

6.5

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.5

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was our first time flying with westjet. We were pleased with checking in crew amd the smooth processing of the whole flight.

7.0
Good
6,836 reviews
7.5
Good
3,010 reviews

Overall

7.5

Comfort

7.3

Entertainment

6.5

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.5

Crew

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

It was our first time flying with westjet. We were pleased with checking in crew amd the smooth processing of the whole flight.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on WestJet for just $267, but on average you can expect to pay $363.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Nanaimo for under $700?

    There are currently 1+ open flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo within the next 7 days for less than $700.

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

    According to our current data, WestJet ($267), offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to Nanaimo.

  • What does SFO to YCD mean?

    SFO and YCD are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. SFO to YCD refers to a flight route from San Francisco Airport to Nanaimo Arpt Airport.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your San Francisco to Nanaimo flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo with specific airlines?

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  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo that include hotel bookings?

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San Francisco to Nanaimo by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from San Francisco to Nanaimo offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from San Francisco to Nanaimo?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San Francisco to Nanaimo flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the San Francisco to Nanaimo flight deals updated?

    The San Francisco to Nanaimo flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/17.

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Top 2 airlines flying from San Francisco to Nanaimo

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Air CanadaCheapest$129Average$523FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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WestJetCheapest$309Average$368FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%
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