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Travelers usually depart from Vancouver International, Vancouver - Pacific Central, Richmond, BC station, Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre, or Vancouver-Bridgeport when they travel from Vancouver to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Maravilla. The distance between Vancouver and Los Angeles is 1742 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Linear Air, Air Canada, United Airlines, WestJet, and Flair Airlines. Vancouver and Los Angeles have 401 direct flights per week.

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Air Canada on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

WestJet on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Delta Air Lines on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

Alaska Airlines on Mondays, and Fridays.

Check-in for a flight from Vancouver to Los Angeles

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Linear Air O2YesNo
Air CanadaACAACYesNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
WestJetWJAWSNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Flair AirlinesFLEF8YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel through the US land border is allowed for vaccinated travelers
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is required for United States
  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 10/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Vancouver, YVR can enter Los Angeles, LAX, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel through the US land border is allowed for vaccinated travelers
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is required for United States
  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Return

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Canada
  • Mandatory contact information form via ArriveCAN for vaccinated travelers
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Vancouver to Los Angeles?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Vancouver and Los Angeles takes around 2.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Vancouver and Los Angeles?
The flight distance between Vancouver and Los Angeles is 1742 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Vancouver and Los Angeles?
Several carriers operate flights between Vancouver and Los Angeles. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Alaska Airlines, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, WestJet.
What are the most popular routes to and from Vancouver?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Vancouver and New York, Orlando, Las Vegas, Denver, Chicago, Miami, Atlanta, Mexico City, Bogotá, Dallas, Phoenix, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Cancún, Houston, San Juan, Washington, D.C., Dhaka, Fort Lauderdale, London.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and Detroit, Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Ottawa, Kelowna, Quebec City, Victoria, Saskatoon, Lima.
Which airports are there in Vancouver?
Vancouver is mainly served by Vancouver International. But there are other airports nearby, including Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre.
What airports are near Vancouver?
The main airport in Vancouver is Vancouver International. It is also served by Seattle–Tacoma International, Bellingham International, Paine Field Everett, Victoria International, Abbotsford International, Victoria Inner Harbour SPB, Boeing Field, Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base, Powell River, CFB Comox.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Meadows Field, McClellan–Palomar.
What buses and trains depart from Vancouver?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Vancouver, including Skylynx, Greyhound, Amtrak train.
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