Richmond Vancouver to San Francisco

Below we have compiled essential flight information for anyone who is flying from San Francisco International to Vancouver International , including airliners who offer flights and their flight times. In total, there are 10 airliners to choose from including Swiss, Singapore Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Copa Airlines, Avianca, SkyWest Airlines, Air New Zealand, Jazz Air, Air Canada and United Airlines. The flight from Vancouver International to San Francisco International is approximately 1,289 Kilometers which is 801 Miles. You should expect a flight time of around 2 hours 20 minutes.

The cost of the flights varies significantly so we can’t provide you an estimate. Prices can be 50% cheaper if you book more than a month in advance. To obtain the best prices for San Francisco International flights than book well in advance. Flight to San Francisco International will get more expensive the nearer you get the departure date, so it’s advisable to book in advance if it is possible.

To see all airliners that offer flights between Vancouver International and San Francisco International please see the table below.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
United Airlines633333208:3321:54
Air Canada532222109:1222:40
Jazz Air222222211:2120:03
Air New Zealand700000011:2122:40
SkyWest Airlines111111021:5421:54
Copa Airlines300000014:1621:54
Singapore Airlines100000022:4022:40
All Nippon Airways100000021:5421:54

United Airlines is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 3 a week with times that vary between 08:33 and 21:54.

Would you like to book your flight? Bookings can be made direct with United Airlines on their website /

The flight time for United Airlines vary based on the month you will travel, but below we has summarised the most common times they will fly. We recommend you only take these times as guidance and check with United Airlines for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Monday08:33, 11:21, 14:16, 16:43, 20:03 and 21:54
Tuesday08:33, 14:16 and 16:43
Wednesday08:33, 14:34 and 16:43
Thursday08:33, 14:16 and 16:43
Friday08:33, 14:16 and 16:43
Saturday08:33, 14:16 and 16:43
Sunday14:16 and 16:43

If the airlines stated don’t offer flights that suite your travel times, you could look at alternative options. Below we have summarised flights from alternative departures airports and flights that are not direct.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Richmond Vancouver to Sacramento01,173 km (729 miles)2 hours 12 minutes
Richmond Vancouver to Mineta San Jose01,321 km (821 miles)2 hours 22 minutes

Before you start your journey remember to check you have all your documents; in particular, your passport and flight tickets. You will be surprised at the amount of people of forget these!