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Flights to Vancouver

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Last minute flights to Vancouver

Departure Mon, 23 Dec Return Mon, 30 Dec
LHR London
YVR Vancouver
return from £530
Departure Wed, 25 Dec Return Sun, 29 Dec
MAN Manchester
YVR Vancouver
return from £632
Departure Thu, 12 Dec Return Thu, 02 Jan
YYC Calgary
YVR Vancouver
return from £150
Departure Mon, 23 Dec Return Mon, 30 Dec
EDI Edinburgh
YVR Vancouver
return from £752
Popular flight routes to Vancouver
London - Vancouver
return from £445
Manchester - Vancouver
return from £565
Edinburgh - Vancouver
return from £878
Birmingham - Vancouver
return from £615
Los Angeles - Vancouver
return from £242
Dublin - Vancouver
return from £554

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. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Vancouver!

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
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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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

FAQ's about Vancouver

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Vancouver?
The top month to book flights to Vancouver is September, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Vancouver flights is July. In third place: August. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Vancouver, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Vancouver?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Vancouver is... August. The next best month to travel to Vancouver is July. And let's not forget September, the third top choice for when to go to Vancouver. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Vancouver is February.
🕑 How long before a flight to Vancouver should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Vancouver, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Vancouver departing from over 14 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Vancouver at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Vancouver’s airport?
Vancouver is served by 4 airport[s]. Vancouver International Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 14 cities, such as London, Toronto and Manchester, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Vancouver’s airport from the city centre?
Vancouver’s airport Vancouver International Airport is located 5 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Vancouver’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.70 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Vancouver International Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Vancouver centre is around 2.01 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Vancouver. Pick your preferred car type and get from Vancouver International Airport to Vancouver city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Vancouver city centre?
There are many ways to get from Vancouver International Airport to central Vancouver:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Vancouver International Airport to Vancouver city centre when driving is 20 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
By bus:
Another way to go to Vancouver city center is by bus. On average, it is possible to get there in around 52 mins
By Subway
Commuting from Vancouver International Airport to central Vancouver by Subway takes around 58 mins, depending on the time and the day of the week.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Vancouver?
If you are going to Vancouver, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 9.20 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 46.02 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 5.75 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 4.03 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 4.03 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.53 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.16 GBP
  • - Water: 1.04 GBP

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