$71 Cheap Flights from Vancouver to San Francisco

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The cheapest flights to San Francisco Intl. found within the past 7 days were $131 round trip and $71 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from YVR to SFO right now?
Make sure you go to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor to see if there are any present travel advice reports and quarantine requirements in place in San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) when flying in from Vancouver Intl. Airport.
Are there direct flights from YVR to SFO?
Air Canada and United Airlines are some of the airlines that have direct flights from Vancouver Intl. Airport to SFO. If you want to get to where you’re headed without a layover, be sure to check out their fares.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?
For more info about changing your flight to San Francisco Airport, please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from YVR to San Francisco Airport?
The journey from Vancouver Intl. Airport to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) is a quick 2 hours and 23 minutes all up. With such a short time in the air, you won’t need to fret if you forget to pack your phone charger in your carry-on bag.
What is the flight distance from Vancouver Intl. Airport to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)?
With a mere 800 mi separating YVR and San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), you won’t have long between the fasten seat belt sign going off and the captain asking you to prepare for landing.
What airlines fly from Vancouver Intl. Airport (YVR) to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)?
If you’re heading to San Francisco from Vancouver, you’ll find a number of airlines with direct flights. One of the most popular is Air Canada (AC), which operates 91 flights each month. It’s a good idea to also look into the deals available through United Airlines (UA). This airline operates 60 flights monthly on the Vancouver to San Francisco route. Compare the two to pick up the best fare.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with United Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.


Traveling From
Vancouver Intl.
Traveling To
San Francisco Intl.
Shortest Flight Time
2 hours 21 mins
Earliest Departure Time
7:00AM PDT
Latest Departure Time
9:15PM PDT
Lowest Flight Price

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Vancouver International Airport to San Francisco International Airport

805.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on YVR to SFO Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
United Airlines
Airbus A330-200

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Find our best return flights from Vancouver YVR to San Francisco SFO at the right price  

Airfares to San Francisco SFO from Vancouver YVR currently cost between $131 and $182. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


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If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Vancouver YVR to San Francisco SFO on Travelocity starting at $71. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Get to San Francisco SFO from Vancouver YVR quicker with direct flights. 

Get to San Francisco faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to SFO from YVR to take around 2 hour(s) 21 min(s).  


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Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to SFO from YVR. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  


Get our best airfare deals for your flight from Vancouver YVR to San Francisco SFO today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, October is usually the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver YVR to San Francisco SFO. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 


Book flexible airline tickets for flights to San Francisco SFO from Vancouver YVR 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to SFO from YVR have this option.  


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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.