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Flight from San Francisco to Vancouver Intl
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Looking for cheap airfare to Vancouver? 25% of our users found tickets to Vancouver for the following prices or less: From Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl C$ 143 one-way - C$ 222 round-trip, from Los Angeles C$ 144 one-way - C$ 252 round-trip, from Miami C$ 355 one-way - C$ 489 round-trip
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High season is considered to be July and August. The cheapest month to fly from United States is February.
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Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is Canada’s second busiest airport and is the primary airport serving both Vancouver and Richmond. It is also one of the main air traffic hubs for Canada, offering direct flights all across Canada and abroad.
Fancy a bit of relaxation and meditation before or after your flight to Vancouver? Vancouver International’s Quiet Area is there for you. The area is fitted with comfortable lounge chairs, a yoga mat, dim lighting, and low-volume speakers. Signage posted also encourages visitors to make as little noise as possible to maintain the peaceful ambiance.
Vancouver International Airport is connected via the Canada Line to downtown Vancouver and downtown Richmond, reaching both in 30 minutes and 20 minutes, respectively. The Canada Line, Vancouver’s rapid transit rail, is accessible from both the International and Domestic Terminals. There are also short- and long-distance buses available to take travelers to locations near and far.
For travelers with kids in tow, if you find your kids needing to burn off excess energy before the flight, there are many children’s play areas in the airport. There is also the Public Observation Deck, which offers both kids and adults a wonderful chance to take in the beautiful scenery surrounding the airport before hitting the skies.
Looking for a quick meal before your flight or maybe to bring onto the plane? That’s no problem at Vancouver International Airport, thanks to their program YVR Food on the Fly. Travelers can enjoy a wide selection food and beverage choices ranging from Japanese delights to comfort food staples, all in a convenient travel-friendly bag.
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Visitors can check out Vancouver International’s 30,000-gallon aquarium if they find themselves with a spot of free time. There are over 5,000 marine creatures native to British Columbia living in the aquarium. Vancouver International also has a robust art collection interspersed throughout the airport that truly offers visitors the chance to peek into the history and vibrancy of Vancouver and British Columbia.
Tired after your flight to Vancouver? Fairmont Vancouver Airport is located within the airport and is both a luxury hotel and a spa. Its sound-proofed walls ensure that guests have a comfortable and notably quiet stay, even so close to the airplanes. Also, the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, Pacific Gateway Hotel, and Radisson Vancouver Airport Hotel, among others, all offer complimentary shuttle service.
Vancouver is renowned for its fusion of international cuisines, and the airport does more than match that reputation. Take Globe@YVR as an example, which offers fine dining with a Pacific Northwest take on it. There is also Monk's Grill, which serves up a fine selection of seafood entrees, and White Spot, a British Columbia classic stemming all the way back to 1928.
Vancouver International has it all and that includes pet relief areas. Their pet relief area includes artificial grass, braille signage for the visually impaired, lowered counters for easier access, and touchless doors.
Central Vancouver is 11 km away from Vancouver Intl Airport.
Air Canada, United Airlines and Air New Zealand have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from United States to Vancouver Intl. Confirm policies on booking site.
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