Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Vancouver (YVR)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Vancouver (YVR)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to YVR flight in 2021: compare San Diego to Vancouver flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Vancouver.
SAN - 8CA
Price
$297 - $413
8CA
Temperature
39.2 - 64.4 °F
8CA
Precipitation
1.4 - 7.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$297

From San Diego to Vancouver

One-way from

$244

One-way flight from San Diego to Vancouver

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Vancouver (SAN - 8CA)?

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

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Vancouver?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Vancouver from San Diego. Users have commonly found prices around $345 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $172. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 25% 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 San Diego to Vancouver 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $377, or $443 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Vancouver in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SAN to YVR flights for October, November
9 Nov - 7 Dec
$282pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
9 Nov - 7 Dec
$289pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
9 Nov - 7 Dec
$291pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Vancouver 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Vancouver from San Diego found for this year
5 Dec - 11 Dec
$257pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
5 Dec - 11 Dec
$262pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
5 Dec - 11 Dec
$273pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

Non-stop flights to Vancouver from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Vancouver direct flight deals
25 Dec - 8 Jan
$274pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
22 Jan - 29 Jan
$279pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
19 Dec - 6 Jan
$286pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Vancouver

Late deals on round-trip flights to Vancouver from San Diego, departing today and this week
20 Oct - 25 Oct
$384pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
23 Oct - 30 Oct
$385pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
20 Oct - 25 Oct
$388pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Vancouver from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Vancouver
8:10 am - 2:50 am
WestJet
2 Stops
18h 40m
SAN - YVR
WestJet
2:05 am - 11:49 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
9h 44m
SAN - YVR
Multiple Airlines
$269
United
2:45 am - 6:48 am
American Airlines
3 Stops
28h 03m
SAN - YVR
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Vancouver

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

For a flight from San Diego to Vancouver, you will be flying from San Diego. San Diego (SAN) is just 2.6 mi from the center of the city. San Diego is the only San Diego airport and it handles 1 outbound flight to Vancouver per day. 9 airlines have flights to Vancouver from San Diego on a regular basis.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Diego to Vancouver that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air Canada, Delta, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Vancouver for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Vancouver for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $257, but on average you can expect to pay $280.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Vancouver for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Diego to Vancouver under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Vancouver is less than $335.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Vancouver for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to Vancouver within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Our cheapest airline available from San Diego to Vancouver is Air Canada. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $274 on this airline. You may be able to fly from San Diego to Vancouver for 20% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Diego to Vancouver one-way?

$134 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 Alaska Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $138 and $139, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Vancouver?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Diego to Vancouver? While on average our users pay $684, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $97. The most popular route (San Diego - Vancouver Intl), is priced around $206.

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

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

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Vancouver, Canada

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Vancouver

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Vancouver.

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

Documents
Compassionate entry for travellers and limited release from quarantine - Foreign nationals traveling without an advance written approval for an exemption of a border restriction may be denied entry into Canada.


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

Returning to San Diego from Vancouver

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

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

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Destination information for Vancouver

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to Vancouver.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = C$ 1.25
Flight duration from SAN to Vancouver
3h 02m
Average temperature for October in Vancouver
57.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Vancouver
5.0 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Top 6 airlines flying from San Diego to Vancouver

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Vancouver 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
United Airlines
$97 $219 No cancel fee 69%
WestJet
$100 $243 No cancel fee 60%
Alaska Airlines
$108 $234 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$108 $244 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$126 $291 No cancel fee 71%
Air Canada
$148 $426 No cancel fee 67%

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Vancouver

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Diego towards Vancouver.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 100% of SAN to YVR departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of SAN to YVR departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of SAN to YVR departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SAN to YVR departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Diego to Vancouver
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Diego to Vancouver.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight