The cheapest times to fly from YVR to SEA are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • March 26th to April 8th
  • May 28th to July 8th (except the week of June 25th)
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the week of November 26th)

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 YVR to SEA is mid October. Prices can be as high as $325 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $186 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Seattle

Flying from Vancouver (YVR) to Seattle, WA (SEA) will usually cost between $187 to $260 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $199. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $256. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $58 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $213 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YVR to SEA flight.

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

YVR to SEA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YVR to SEA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Vancouver. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.04, which is above average.


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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $16 (7%) 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 $208. Return trip prices are from the SEA to YVR 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 YVR to SEA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 13 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YVR to SEA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Korean Air, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Seattle/Tacoma International Airport to Vancouver International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 127 miles or 204 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YVR to SEA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YVR to SEA flight is about 1 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Vancouver and Seattle, WA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from YVR to SEA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YVR
Origination airport name Vancouver International Airport
City Vancouver
Country Canada
Latitude 49.2
Longitude -123.2

Return Airport

Destination code SEA
Destination airport name Seattle/Tacoma International Airport
City Seattle, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -122.3


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