Horizon Air Flights To Vancouver Canada

Horizon Air has daily flights to Vancouver BC Canada. The three most frequent departure points are Seattle, Los Angeles and Portland. The airline is headquartered in Seattle Washington. Horizon and it's sister airline, Alaska Airlines, are part of the Alaska Air Group. Together the two airlines are the most important air carriers on the West Coast of the USA with the most flights to Vancouver of any other US airline.

Horizon and Alaska are substantial codeshare partners with Delta Air Lines and American Airlines. In fact, Delta stated in a 2008 news release that Alaska / Horizon are the “preferred alliance partners on the West Coast”. Delta flights will connect in one of the three Horizon Air airport hubs of Los Angeles (LAX), Portland (PDX) or Seattle (SEA) and then fly to Vancouver on Horizon Air or Alaska Airlines.

Non-Stop Flights to Vancouver

The following are flight schedules of all non-stop flights to YVR. Schedules change, to confirm current schedule the Horizon Air flight timetable is available at http://www.alaskaair.com/as/www2/flights/timetable.asp/

  • Los Angeles California (LAX - YVR)
    Flight #'s AS707, AS709, AS2127
    Approximate flight time 3 hours. The flight between LAX and YVR is 1,083 miles.
  • Portland Oregon (PDX – YVR)
    Flight #'s AS2232, AS2450
    Approximate flight time 1 hour 10 minutes. The flight between PDX and YVR is 251 miles.
  • Seattle Washington (SEA – YVR)
    Flight #'s AS2264, AS2266, AS2408, AS2024, AS2314, AS2242, AS2204
    Approximate flight time 50 minutes. The flight between SEA and YVR is 127 miles.

Airline Alliances

Horizon are not a member of the three main global airline alliances; Oneworld, Star Alliance or Sky Team. However, they have made strategic alliances with several major airlines. The alliances include American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Delta Air Lines, LAN, Air France and Qantas. Travelers searching for cheap flights to Vancouver will find these partnerships greatly increase the number of flights that can be booked under the Alaska Group's flight codes.

Other Horizon Air Flights to Canada

In addition to Vancouver BC you can also fly with Horizon to Kelowna BC (YLW), Calgary Alberta (YYC) and Edmonton Alberta (YEG).

The Vancouver International Airport

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The airport is located 7 miles from the city center. Taxi service is located immediately outside of the arrivals terminal. The Canada Line Rapid Rail Transit is a convenient and quick option for getting downtown quickly. The airport is the busiest in Western Canada and notably has won the Skytrax award for Best North American Airport in 2010, '11 and '12. The descent into YVR is one of the most beautiful approaches as you pass over Washington State's San Juan Islands and BC's Gulf Islands and Vancouver Island.

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