Cheap flights from Vancouver to San Francisco

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Travelers usually depart from Vancouver International, Vancouver Pacific Central Station, Richmond, BC station, or Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre when they travel from Vancouver to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA-Salesforce Plaza, or San Francisco Train Station. The distance between Vancouver and San Francisco is 1290 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air Canada, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Alaska Airlines. Vancouver and San Francisco have 200 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Alcatraz, Big Sur, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
Alaska AirlinesASAASYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Vancouver to San Francisco?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Vancouver and San Francisco takes around 2.4 hours.

What is the flight distance between Vancouver and San Francisco?

The flight distance between Vancouver and San Francisco is 1290 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Vancouver and San Francisco?

Several carriers operate flights between Vancouver and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, Air Canada.

What are the most popular routes to and from Vancouver?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Vancouver and Gatwick, Los Angeles International, Cancún International, San Francisco International, Daniel K. Inouye International, Seattle–Tacoma International, Toronto Pearson International, Los Cabos International, LaGuardia, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Monseñor Óscar Arnulfo Romero International.

What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Seattle–Tacoma International, O Hare International, San Diego International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Salt Lake City International.

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, Victoria International, Paine Field Everett, Abbotsford International, Nanaimo Harbour, Boeing Field, Friday Harbor Airport, Kenmore Air Harbor, Kenmore Air Harbor Seaplane Base.

What airports are near San Francisco?

The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Vancouver, including Amtrak bus, Ebus, Amtrak train.

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