The cheapest times to fly from SFO to YKA are

  • May 14th to July 8th (except the week of June 25th)
  • July 30th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SFO to YKA is early November. Prices can be as high as $873 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $287 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Kamloops

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Kamloops (YKA) will usually cost between $296 to $650 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $752. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $457 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $446 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to YKA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SFO to YKA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SFO to YKA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to YKA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Kamloops, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to San Francisco. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $56 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $417. Return trip prices are from the YKA to SFO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SFO to YKA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 37 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SFO to YKA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kelowna Airport (YLW) in Kelowna

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from YKA
  • Usually 18.27% less expensive than YKA
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to YLW flights

Destination alternative #2: Penticton Airport (YYF) in Penticton

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from YKA
  • Usually 8.74% less expensive than YKA
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to YYF flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SFO to YKA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, Avianca, Delta, Qantas, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kamloops Airport to San Francisco International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 909 miles or 1463 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SFO to YKA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to YKA flight is about 2 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Kamloops?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from SFO to YKA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SFO
Origination airport name San Francisco International Airport
City San Francisco, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -122.4

Return Airport

Destination code YKA
Destination airport name Kamloops Airport
City Kamloops
Country Canada
Latitude 50.7
Longitude -120.4


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