There are 3 ways to get from Montreal to Yellowknife by plane, train or car

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Fly from Montreal  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Yellowknife (YZF) YUL - YZF

$245 - $768

2 alternative options

Train to Ottawa, fly  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Yellowknife (YZF) YOW - YZF

$358 - $1,408

Drive  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Drive from Montreal to Yellowknife 3467.1 miles

$450 - $700

Questions & Answers

The distance between Montreal and Yellowknife is 3181 km. The road distance is 5547.3 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to get from Montreal to Yellowknife, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Montreal Airport to Yellowknife Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 13 min and has one stopover.

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Yellowknife is 2 h behind Montreal. It is currently 9:52 PM in Montreal and 7:52 PM in Yellowknife.

Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Yellowknife is 5547 km. It takes approximately 2 days 15 h to drive from Montreal to Yellowknife.

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Air North, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Montreal Airport to Yellowknife Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Yellowknife. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Yellowknife.
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  • Distance: 1988.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 7 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Yellowknife, NT, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and Air North fly from Montreal to Yellowknife hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Toronto, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Toronto, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
11 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Montreal to Yellowknife via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Yellowknife
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150

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