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Deal alert: West Coast cities to Canada from $166

Feb. 28, 2022
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When booking travel to Canada, some notable cities might come to mind such as Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. But Calgary is a metropolis that might be a hidden gem for travelers. United is offering some discounted fares from a few West Coast cities to Calgary, located in the southern part of the Canadian province of Alberta, starting below $200 round-trip.

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The Flight Deal alerted us about the basic economy class fares to Calgary, which can be booked for travel throughout June.

Deal basics

Airline: United
Routes: LAS/PDX/SFO to YYC
How to book: Directly through the airline or through Google Flights
Travel dates: June

Sample flights

The deals below are for basic economy flights on United, which include a standard seat and a carry-on. Checked baggage and other extras will cost a fee.

The cheapest and shortest flight we found was from San Francisco (SFO) to Calgary (YYC) for $166 round-trip.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Flights from Portland (PDX) to Calgary (YYC) are $247 round-trip. The deal below includes short stops in San Francisco (SFO) each way.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Travelers can go from Las Vegas (LAS) to Calgary (YYC) for $293 round-trip. The trip below has a layover for over four hours in Denver (DEN) on the departure flight and a shorter stop in San Francisco (SFO) on the return.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

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Bottom Line

If you find yourself in Calgary, be sure to check out the tallest building, Calgary Tower, for views of the city. Don’t miss out on this deal to this unique destination in Canada.

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