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The best prices from San Diego to Vancouver are usually found in August or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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

SAN - 8CA
Price
$297 - $413
8CA
Temperature
44.6 - 73.4 °F
8CA
Rainfall
1.5 - 7.3 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

$124

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Diego to Vancouver, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 25% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $500 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $530.

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

Flights from San Diego to Vancouver lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Diego to Vancouver in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $199.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Vancouver (SAN - 8CA)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 51% on flights from San Diego to Vancouver by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Vancouver in November, December 2020

The best prices found for SAN to YVR flights for November, December
30 Dec - 2 Jan
$243pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
25 Dec - 31 Dec
$252pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
24 Dec - 3 Jan
$274pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Vancouver 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Vancouver from San Diego found for next year
30 Dec - 2 Jan
$243pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
25 Dec - 31 Dec
$252pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
24 Dec - 3 Jan
$274pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

Non-stop flights to Vancouver from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Vancouver direct flight deals
1 Apr - 4 Apr
$248pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
10 Feb - 16 Feb
$253pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
17 Feb - 22 Feb
$260pp
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
4 Dec - 7 Dec
$314pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$349pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$354pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Vancouver from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Vancouver
4:00 am - 5:32 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
13h 32m
SAN - YVR
Alaska Airlines
11:34 am - 2:46 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
27h 12m
SAN - YVR
American Airlines
4:26 am - 2:18 am
Air Canada
2 Stops
21h 52m
SAN - YVR
Air Canada
$155
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Diego to Vancouver flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Vancouver

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego to Vancouver due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Diego and Vancouver for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Diego to Vancouver to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines and Delta are some airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from San Diego to Vancouver. Policies will vary by airline.

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 $233, but on average you can expect to pay $261.

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

Cheapflights has at least 6 direct flights from San Diego to Vancouver under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Vancouver is less than $266.

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

There are currently 6+ open flights from San Diego to Vancouver within the next 7 days for less than $400.

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than Vancouver?

With an average temperature of 81 °F, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Vancouver are colder than in San Diego.

How long is the flight from San Diego to Vancouver?

A quick flight from San Diego to Vancouver can take about 3h 07m. Air Canada provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $253. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Vancouver round-trip?

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Vancouver, with prices starting at $240. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Air Canada and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $243 and $281, respectively. American Airlines is currently priced 30% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Diego to Vancouver are American Airlines ($99), Air Canada ($120), and Alaska Airlines ($124).

Destination information for Vancouver

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Diego to Vancouver
Today's exchange rate
$1 = C$ 1.31
Flight duration
3h 00m
Average temperature for November in Vancouver
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Vancouver
7.2 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Top 6 airlines 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%
Alaska Airlines
$108 $234 No cancel fee 75%
WestJet
$100 $243 No cancel fee 60%
Delta
$108 $244 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$126 $291 No cancel fee 71%
Air Canada
$148 $426 No cancel fee 67%