Flights From Vancouver to Calgary Alberta (YVR to YYC)
The Calgary International Airport – YYC is the headquarters of Canada's discount airline, WestJet. Calgary is also a hub airport for Air Canada and Air Canada Jazz (Air Canada Express). With YYC being such an important airport to Canada's major airlines, competition is good and you will find cheap flights from Vancouver to Calgary most months of the year.
Flights within Canada are the most competitive. Besides Vancouver to Calgary, other frequent airfare deals to Calgary are from Kelowna, Edmonton, Saskatoon and Toronto.
Airlines Flying to Calgary from Vancouver BC
- Air Canada
- Air Canada Express (also known as Air Canada Jazz and Jazz Air)
- WestJet Airlines
Both Air Canada and WestJet have a large number of daily flights between YVR and YYC. Between 7 am and 6 pm there are flights departing hourly*. Air Canada have the last flight out at 10:30 pm from Vancouver *.
Air Canada Jazz have seasonal flights from Vancouver BC to Calgary. They fly other routes from smaller BC cities to Calgary. For example in British Columbia you can
fly non-stop to Calgary with Jazz from Victoria, Castlegar, Cranbrook, Kamloops and Kelowna.
About the Calgary International Airport
The airport is 17 km's (11 miles) from downtown. Calgary Transit provide public transit to and from the airport. Taxi and limo service is available around the clock at the airport. Taxi service is metered, so rates will vary based on time to travel to downtown.
There is a Car Rental Centre at the airport it is located at the departures level across the road from the main terminal. The majority of the rental firms are located here with the exception of Discount Rent A Car and Zoom Rent A Car which are located off-airport.
Several airport hotels have complimentary shuttle bus service. Also, Allied Downtown Shuttle Service (403) 299 9555 has shuttle service to downtown and you can arrange for downtown pick-ups at pre-determined locations.
External link Calgary Airport YYC Website
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Air Canada from Vancouver BC - have the following flights to YYC: Flight numbers: 185, 201, 203, 205, 207, 209, 211, 215, 217, 219, 221, 223, 225, 227, 229*
WestJet flights from Vancouver to Calgary: Flight numbers: 124, 245, 198, 202, 220, 268, 286, 314, 544, 562, 566, 604*
Best Days To Travel
If you can travel mid week on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays these are the dates you will typically find cheap airline tickets to Calgary.
* Note: Schedules change, confirm current schedule with airline.