Mar152016

Buy Air Canada, Fly United $226 SFO to Vancouver YVR May-June 2016

The 800-mile flight between San Francisco and Vancouver, British Columbia is a startling expensive airline ticket much of the year. For May and June travel there is a relatively low $226 round trip ticket SFO-YVR Vancouver flying either Air Canada or United-operated flights marketed as Air Canada codeshares. These are nonstop flights.

Air Canada currently offers $226 round trip airfare every Tuesday and Wednesday in May and June 2016. United Airlines tickets are $365 to $385 for same flights. You need a minimum six nights to get the lowest fare, but the price is only $30 to $40 more to return on some other day of the week if six nights is too long.

Alaska Airlines has a few Tuesday dates in May at $256 round trip. Most Alaska Airlines fares for SFO-YVR are in the $300s like United Airlines.

Air Canada ticket for United Airlines operated flights

San Francisco SFO – Vancouver YVR (nonstop flights)

Wednesday June 15 – Wednesday June 22

$225.63 round trip

SFO-YVR AC $226 June15-22

Air Canada A booking code earns 50% United Mileage Plus flight miles for 800 frequent flyer miles on SFO-YVR round trip. Air Canada Economy A code ticket earns 100% EQM and segment credit.

Loyalty Traveler curated Airfare Deals and Google Flights and Kayak Explore tutorials.

About Ric Garrido

Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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