Calgary to Kelowna

If it is your first time travelling to Kelowna Airport then check out the airliners Central Mountain Air, Air China, Canadian North, Virgin Atlantic Airways, United Airlines, Lufthansa, KLM, Qantas, LAN Airlines, Jazz Air, Air Canada, WestJet Encore, Delta Air Lines and WestJet. These airliners all offer direct flights that depart from Calgary International Airport, so you will find flying to Kelowna Airport is quite easy. The flight from Calgary International Airport to Kelowna Airport is approximately 400 Kilometers which is 248 Miles. You should expect a flight time of around 1 hour 11 minutes.

The price of the flight is dependent on the time of the day you fly and the day of the week with weekends being normally a higher price. To obtain the best prices for Kelowna Airport flights than book well in advance. We recommend our viewers to pay and reserve the seats in advance. This ensures you get the best seats on the plane at the cheapest prices.

When arriving at Kelowna Airport don’t forget to set your watch to the local time!

Please see below the airlines that fly from Calgary International Airport (YYC) to Kelowna Airport (YLW) and the amount of daily flights in operation.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Delta Air Lines455554413:3223:20
WestJet Encore334256208:4216:32
Jazz Air223332309:0116:06
Air Canada223332309:0116:06
LAN Airlines111112123:2023:20
United Airlines111111116:0616:06
Virgin Atlantic Airways020200018:2023:20
Canadian North100010011:3013:30
Central Mountain Air000100009:4509:45
Air China000010007:1707:17

WestJet offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 08:26 and 23:20.

If you wish to book your flight with WestJet then we advise you book direct from their website at / The best discounts can only be obtained from their website.

The flight time for WestJet 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 WestJet for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Monday08:42, 10:21, 12:20, 15:32, 16:32, 18:20 and 23:20
Tuesday08:42, 10:21, 12:20, 13:32, 15:32, 16:20, 18:20 and 23:20
Wednesday08:42, 10:21, 12:20, 13:32, 15:32, 16:32, 18:20 and 23:20
Thursday08:26, 10:21, 12:20, 13:32, 15:20, 16:32, 18:20 and 23:20
Friday08:42, 09:32, 10:21, 12:20, 13:32, 15:32, 16:32, 18:20 and 23:20
Saturday08:42, 10:32, 12:32, 13:32, 16:32, 17:17, 19:05 and 23:20
Sunday10:21, 12:20, 13:32, 16:32, 18:20 and 23:20

Flights to Kelowna Airport are also available from airports close to Calgary International Airport. Below we have provided a short list of routes which you could consider is you feel that are suitable.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Calgary to Castlegar0327 km (203 miles)58 minutes
Calgary to Penticton0436 km (271 miles)1 hour 18 minutes
Calgary to Kamloops0450 km (280 miles)1 hour 21 minutes

Whilst you will find a bureau de change at Kelowna Airport, we recommend you change some money before you depart if you don’t have the local currency. The exchange rates within any airport are not very favorable, so exchanging money before hand is a good idea.