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Airfares from $34 One Way, $51 Round Trip from Calgary to Vancouver

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More About Flying To Vancouver from Calgary

Route Information for Flights from Calgary to Vancouver

Origin Airport IATA Code YYC
Destination Airport IATA Code YVR
Distance 426 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Philippine Airlines, Air Canada, JAL, China Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Asiana Airlines, Air New Zealand, Aeromexico, EVA Air, LATAM Airlines, Qantas, ANA, Korean Air, Lufthansa, WestJet, Virgin Atlantic, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival 3:00PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 7:55AM UTC

If you’re looking to make the relatively short hop from Calgary in Alberta to Vancouver in British Columbia, then you can find great flight deals with Orbitz. Use our search page to find and refine your flight options.

Popular Routes from Calgary to Vancouver

The most popular route for flights from Calgary to Vancouver takes off at Calgary International and lands at Vancouver International airport. There are just under 200 flights each week operating on this route, with four different carriers providing direct flight options.

Calgary only has one airport, which is the busiest in the province of Alberta and the fourth busiest in the whole of Canada. It serves as a hub for two major airlines, Air Canada and WestJet, but a choice of other airlines also fly in and out of the airport.

The Flight from Calgary to Vancouver

The flight time from Calgary to Vancouver is one hour and 20 minutes and covers a distance of 424 miles. While it is possible to drive between the two cities, this would take in excess of 10 hours, so a flight comes highly recommended if you need to save time or don’t want to spend too long behind the wheel.

The route takes off from Calgary and heads west towards the Pacific Ocean. Soon after take-off you will be flying above the beautiful Banff National Park. If you look out the window at this time you will be able to see snowy mountain peaks and, depending on the season, the huge ski resorts that can be found here.

Just before you come into land at Vancouver, you will pass through the southern edge of the Garibaldi Provincial Park, another place of outstanding natural beauty. As you make your descent into land, you will be able to enjoy some of the spectacular scenery on offer both here and out over Vancouver Island.

Calgary International Airport serves around 16 million passengers every year with direct flights to destinations around North and Central America, as well as Europe and Asia. It is connected to the city by the Deerfoot Trail freeway, as well as good public transport options.

Vancouver International Airport is located on Sea Island in Richmond, about 12 miles outside the city of Vancouver. It is the second busiest airport in Canada by aircraft movement and passenger numbers, dealing with around 25 million people each year.

It has won several notable airport awards, including the Skytrax Best North American Airport award for nine consecutive years between 2010 and 2018. It is also one of eight Canadian airports that have US Border Preclearance facilities.

Although Calgary to Vancouver is a relatively short flight there can be occasional turbulence due to the presence of mountainous areas in the flight path. However, this is usually very mild.

With a large number of direct flights each week from Calgary to Vancouver, you can find itineraries and flight deals that suit your timescale and budget with Orbitz.

Other Flight Destinations in Canada

If you’re flying from Calgary to British Columbia, then Vancouver is the most obvious destination. However, there are other airports which provide good access to the province, so why not consider the following:

Flights from Calgary to Edmonton

Flights from Calgary to Penticton

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Calgary to Vancouver now?
Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Calgary to Vancouver.
Are there non-stop flights from Calgary to Vancouver?
There are 3 airlines that fly nonstop from Calgary, AB (YYC-Calgary Intl.) to Vancouver Intl. Airport, so get ready to hit that “book” button. One of these top carriers will have your perfect flight:

  • Air Canada
  • WestJet
  • Flair Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Calgary to Vancouver?
The journey from Calgary to Vancouver can be as fast as 1 hour and 25 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not take off on an impulsive getaway?
What airlines fly from Calgary to Vancouver most frequently?
Consider booking a flight with Air Canada (AC), which flies frequently along this route. This airline operates 330 flights every month between YYC and Vancouver Intl. Airport. If you need some more options, look up the ticket prices with WestJet (WS), which operates 260 flights from Calgary to Vancouver every month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Vancouver?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Vancouver have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Vancouver with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Vancouver without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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