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Flights to Vancouver Island in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 4% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price£601Average for round-trip flights in July 2021
Round-trip from£323From London to Vancouver Island

Cheap flights to Vancouver Island in July, August 2021

The best prices found for YYJ flights for July, August
25 Aug - 29 Sep
£405pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YYJ
Victoria Intl
YYJ
Victoria Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Aug - 29 Sep
£412pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YYJ
Victoria Intl
YYJ
Victoria Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Aug - 29 Sep
£415pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
YYJ
Victoria Intl
YYJ
Victoria Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Vancouver Island 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Vancouver Island found for this year
1 Sep - 29 Sep
£403pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YQQ
Comox
YQQ
Comox
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
25 Aug - 29 Sep
£405pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YYJ
Victoria Intl
YYJ
Victoria Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
1 Sep - 29 Sep
£405pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YQQ
Comox
YQQ
Comox
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Cheapest prices for Vancouver Island flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Vancouver Island found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£440
February
£438
March
£434
April
£428
May
£402
June
£440
July
£529
August
£466
September
£384
October
£371
November
£412
December
£513
Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Vancouver Island. Flying to Vancouver Island in July will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Vancouver Island?

Average Vancouver Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
LON - YVR
Price
£371 - £650
YVR
Temperature
7 - 23 °C
YVR
Precipitation
39 - 186 mm
October is typically the best time to fly to Vancouver Island, but there are other times where great deals are available. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Vancouver Island then July is statistically the hottest. January is historically the period with most rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Vancouver Island?

Booking 61 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Vancouver Island. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

How long is the flight to Vancouver Island?

Flights from the United Kingdom to Vancouver Island, Canada range from about 9.5h-20h. Your precise flight time will depend on several factors, including departure city, the number, and length of any stopovers, and your budget. With a direct flight, your journey to Vancouver will be on the shorter end of the range, while those with a stopover or two will likely have a flight time of closer to the 20-hour mark, depending on the length of each stopover.

Where can you get direct flights to Vancouver Island from?

You can enjoy direct flights to Vancouver Island from London Gatwick Airport. These flights are serviced several times daily from airlines including Air Transat and WestJet. Air Transat also provides daily direct flights to Vancouver from Manchester. If your flight to Vancouver Island has stopovers along the way, you can expect these to occur in common layover cities like London, Amsterdam, Newark, Seattle, Edmonton, and Calgary.

How do you get from Vancouver Island airport to the city centre?

When you fly to Vancouver Island from the UK, you’ll alight at Vancouver International Airport (YVR), about 14km from Vancouver city centre. To reach the city centre from the airport, you have several efficient options. You can take the high-speed Canada Line rail outside the international terminal to downtown Vancouver in under 30 minutes, all for about £6. You can instead opt to take a taxi from the 2nd level outside the international terminal. The fare will be about £22, depending on your precise destination, and with a journey time of about 30 minutes. Car rentals are also available onsite for those who wish to drive during their Vancouver holiday. Also be sure to see if your hotel provides shuttle rides, which oftentimes are complimentary.

What are some things to do in Vancouver Island?

Vancouver is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Canada, thanks to its modern and urban feel mixed with its gorgeous natural scenery. During your holiday, be sure to explore Granville Island, which you can access via Aquabus, and experience these eclectic neighbourhoods funky shops, fascinating art galleries, and picture-perfect cafés. Visit Grouse Mountain, an ideal spot for wintertime skiing or off-season hiking, providing breathtaking views and heart-pumping fun all in one afternoon. Love heights? Take a stroll across the Capilano Suspension Bridge 230-feet above the Capilano River in North Vancouver. The bridge is 450-feet long, so be sure you really enjoy heights before starting your trek across. Shop and dine in trendy Robson Street, especially perfect for fashionistas of all ages. There are also many world-class dining spots that celebrate local cuisine.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Vancouver Island?

British citizens travelling to Vancouver Island, Canada need a valid passport to enter the country. A visa is not required for tourists, although you will need an Electronic Travel Authorisation in place before you fly.

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