Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Vancouver (YVR) and Calgary (YYC)

Flight distance from Vancouver to Calgary (Vancouver International Airport – Calgary International Airport) is 428 miles / 688 kilometers / 372 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Vancouver (YVR) to Calgary (YYC) is 615 miles / 990 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 44 minutes.

Vancouver – Calgary

Distance arrow
428
Miles
Distance arrow
688
Kilometers
Distance arrow
372
Nautical miles

How far is Calgary from Vancouver?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 427.699 miles
  • 688.315 kilometers
  • 371.661 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 426.491 miles
  • 686.371 kilometers
  • 370.611 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Vancouver International Airport to Calgary International Airport is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Vancouver and Calgary is 1 hour. Calgary is 1 hour ahead of Vancouver.
Vancouver time to Calgary time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Vancouver to Calgary generates about 88 kg of CO2 per passenger, 88 kilograms is equal to 194 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Vancouver to Calgary

Shortest flight path between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Calgary International Airport (YYC).

Airport information

Origin Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W
Destination Calgary International Airport
City: Calgary
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YYC
ICAO Code: CYYC
Coordinates: 51°6′50″N, 114°1′11″W

Airlines flying from Vancouver (YVR) to Calgary (YYC)

Air Canada
Air Transat
WestJet