The cheapest times to fly from YQZ to SFO are

  • October 15th 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 YQZ to SFO is late October. Prices can be as high as $921 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $443 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Quesnel (YQZ) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $443 to $915 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $552. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $840. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $287 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $712 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YQZ to SFO flight.

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

YQZ to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YQZ to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Quesnel. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.42, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $232 (28%) 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 $522. Return trip prices are from the SFO to YQZ 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 YQZ to SFO 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 54 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking YQZ to SFO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from YQZ to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Vancouver (YQZ > YVR > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $596
  • Average savings: $117 (16.36%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, CMA, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1064 miles or 1712 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YQZ to SFO flight is about 2 hour 54 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from YQZ to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYQZ
Origination airport nameQuesnel Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSFO
Destination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States


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