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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Vancouver (YVR)

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

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Vancouver. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 30% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Francisco to Vancouver within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $266.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Vancouver from San Francisco average $263. You can even find prices in March for less than $263, as users have found deals to Vancouver from as low as $118. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Vancouver from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 29%.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Vancouver in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 15% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Vancouver in August, September 2020

The best prices found for SFO to YVR flights for August, September
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$219pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
4 Aug - 5 Aug
$220pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$224pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Vancouver 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Vancouver from San Francisco found for this year
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$219pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
4 Aug - 5 Aug
$220pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$224pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Vancouver from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Vancouver direct flight deals
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$219pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
4 Aug - 5 Aug
$220pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
4 Aug - 6 Aug
$235pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Vancouver

Late deals on round-trip flights to Vancouver from San Francisco, departing today and this week
24 Jul - 31 Jul
$318pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
26 Jul - 29 Nov
$319pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 Jul - 31 Jul
$323pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
YVR
Vancouver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Vancouver from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Vancouver
9:30 am - 7:36 am
British Airways
2 Stops
22h 06m
SFO - YVR
British Airways
$120
Ovago
2:00 am - 7:36 am
Qantas Airways
2 Stops
29h 36m
SFO - YVR
Qantas Airways
$125
Ovago
12:59 pm - 6:21 am
Korean Air
2 Stops
17h 22m
SFO - YVR
Korean Air
$161
Ovago

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Vancouver

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco 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 Francisco 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Vancouver for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $219, but on average you can expect to pay $242.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Vancouver under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Vancouver is less than $268.

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

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

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Vancouver?

Expect the weather to be around 77 °F on average in September. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Vancouver is generally colder than in San Francisco.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Vancouver?

There are many flights that can get you from San Francisco to Vancouver in 2h 18m. Fly via Lufthansa, Air New Zealand, or Delta to get the fastest option. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

According to our current data, Lufthansa ($232), Qantas Airways ($233), and British Airways ($237) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to Vancouver.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Delta, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $103. However, be on the lookout for offers from British Airways and Air New Zealand, as they are both options that can get you from San Francisco to Vancouver for a low price.

Destination information for Vancouver

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Vancouver
Today's exchange rate
$1 = C$ 1.34
Flight duration
2h 21m
Average temperature for August in Vancouver
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Vancouver
1.6 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Vancouver

Morning 6 AM to noon 58% of SFO to YVR departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 41% of SFO to YVR departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of SFO to YVR departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SFO to YVR departures
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