Flights to Vancouver

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Last minute flights to Vancouver

Departure Mon, 18 Dec Return Wed, 27 Dec
LHR London
YVR Vancouver
return from £517
Departure Sun, 17 Dec Return Thu, 21 Dec
SFO San Francisco
YVR Vancouver
return from £312
Departure Sun, 17 Dec Return Tue, 09 Jan
EWR Newark - Nj
YVR Vancouver
return from £319
Departure Thu, 04 Jan Return Wed, 10 Jan
GLA Glasgow
YVR Vancouver
return from £959
Popular flight routes to Vancouver
London - Vancouver
return from £402
Manchester - Vancouver
return from £636
Belfast - Vancouver
return from £793
Bristol - Vancouver
return from £807
Calgary - Vancouver
return from £215
Inverness - Vancouver
return from £567

Trips to Vancouver

Vancouver travel

Blessed with a beautiful location between mountains and water bodies, Vancouver has the best of both worlds. An urban settlement, the city has modernity and nature so beautifully mingled that the amalgam will make tourists wonder. It is home to one of the largest urban parks, Stanley Park, and enjoys temperate weather. You can enjoy diverse culture at places like the Punjabi market, take in the soothing view at Coal Harbour, experience the art scene in Gas Town or Granville Island, and even enjoy winter sports on the surrounding snow-steeped mountains.

Things to do and places to see in Vancouver

If you're planning a trip to Vancouver, you must know about some of the city's most important neighbourhoods. In Chinatown, you'll find a burst of Chinese culture and Asian shops. In the West End, you find one of the most upscale areas; it is incredibly diverse and is famous for its beaches and parks. Yaletown lies beside False Creek and is known for its waterfront parks, while Davie Village, decorated with rainbow flags, is internationally recognized as home to the LGBT community.

When in Vancouver, you must find the time to:

  • Spend a few hours at the famed Stanley Park Seawall between the waterfront and the forest
  • Go skiing on the North Shore mountains
  • Check out the law enforcement world at the Vancouver Police Museum
  • Examine the warmth in the LGBT community in Davie Village
  • Spend a serene evening in Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, the first of its kind built outside China
  • Satisfy your vegetarian cravings at Naam restaurant
  • Explore the large and beautiful Vancouver Public Library
  • Take the road less travelled and go to the Lighthouse Park
  • Get your hiking mode on at the Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge
  • Catch the eastern flavour at East is East
  • Witness a picturesque sunset away from the crowds at Third Beach
  • Ride a gondola in summers or go alpine hiking at Grouse Mountain
Vancouver

Vancouver airports

There are two airports catering to flights to and from Vancouver, the primary one being Vancouver International Airport since the other is located 40 miles from downtown Vancouver and mainly deals with domestic flights.

  • Vancouver International Airport

    Top airlines

    You can catch cheap flights to Vancouver with the airport's top carriers; Westjet and Air Canada.

    Location

    It's located 7.5 miles from downtown Vancouver in Richmond.

    Transport options

    The easiest way to downtown from this airport is by taking the Canada Line rapid transit rail ($8 - $12) from the terminals for a 30-minute journey. Alternatively, you could take a taxi ($25 - $30) from level 2 of the Arrivals area, or use a car rental service from the ground floor of the parkade. You may also opt for an Aerocar Limousine or sedan service.

  • Abbotsford International Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers operating in the airport are Westjet and Air Canada.

    Location

    It's located in Abbotsford, 40 miles from downtown Vancouver.

    Transport options

    If you have a car arranged, you can take the Trans-Canada Highway to Vancouver. Alternatively, you can take the West Coast express to the waterfront station of Vancouver. You can also take the Greyhound Canada bus service.

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