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There are 9 ways to get from Toronto to Fort St. John by plane, train, bus, shuttle or car

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Fly Toronto to Fort St John  •  8h 28m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Fort St John (YXJ) YYZ - YXJ

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Train to Kitchener, fly to Fort St John  •  10h 31m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener GO
  2. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Fort St John (YXJ) YKF - YXJ

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Bus to Hamilton, fly to Fort St John  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Fort St John (YXJ) YHM - YXJ

Fly Toronto to Grande Prairie, bus  •  10h 7m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Grande Prairie (YQU) YYZ - YQU
  2. Take the bus from Grande Prairie, AB - Cold Shot Depot to Fort St. John, BC

Fly Toronto to Dawson Creek, bus  •  10h 52m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Dawson Creek (YDQ) YYZ - YDQ
  2. Take the bus from Dawson Creek, AB to Fort St. John, BC

Shuttle to London, fly to Fort St John  •  15h 33m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to London Airport
  2. Fly from London (YXU) to Fort St John (YXJ) YXU - YXJ

Train, bus via Edmonton  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Edmonton
  2. Take the bus from Edmonton, AB - Cold Shot Passenger Terminal to Grande Prairie, AB - 9501 113 street
  3. Take the bus from Grande Prairie, AB - Cold Shot Depot to Fort St. John, BC

Train, bus  •  3 days 15h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Jasper
  2. Take the train from Jasper to McBride
  3. Take the bus from McBride, BC - Train Station to Prince George, BC
  4. Take the bus from Prince George to Fort St. John

Drive  •  44h 25m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Fort St. John 4223 km

Toronto to Fort St. John by train, taxi and bus

The journey time between Toronto and Fort St. John is around 3 days 2h and covers a distance of around 3871 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 10m. The fastest journey normally takes 3 days 2h. Operated by VIA Rail and Cold Shot, the Toronto to Fort St. John service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Fort St. John, BC. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2 days 21h
Layover time:
5h 10m
Total time:
3 days 2h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3 days 2h
Journey distance:
3871 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$566
Carbon emissions:
251 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:45
Last service departs at:
09:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Fort St. John train, taxi and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Fort St. John is to fly which costs $260 - $550 and takes 8h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Fort St. John is to fly which costs $260 - $550 and takes 8h 28m.

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The distance between Toronto and Fort St. John is 3218 km. The road distance is 4223 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Fort St. John without a car is to train and bus via Edmonton which takes 2 days 23h and costs $550 - $1,600.

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It takes approximately 8h 28m to get from Toronto to Fort St. John, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Fort St John Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 57m and has one stopover.

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Fort St. John is 3h behind Toronto. It is currently 6:31 PM in Toronto and 3:31 PM in Fort St. John.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Fort St. John is 4223 km. It takes approximately 44h 25m to drive from Toronto to Fort St. John.

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Central Mountain Air, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Fort St John Airport.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Fort St. John.
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  • Distance: 3217.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 28m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Fort St. John, BC, Canada?

WestJet, Air Canada and four other airlines fly from Toronto to Fort St. John hourly.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Winnipeg, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Kitchener to Fort St John via Calgary
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Hamilton to Fort St John via Calgary
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,600
Flights from Hamilton to Fort St John via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Grande Prairie via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Dawson Creek via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,300
Flights from Toronto to Dawson Creek via Winnipeg, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,500
Flights from Toronto to Dawson Creek via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,700
Flights from Toronto to Dawson Creek via Saskatoon, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,500
Flights from Toronto to Dawson Creek via Fort McMurray, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,900
Flights from Toronto to Dawson Creek via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
12h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $3,400
Flights from London to Fort St John via Calgary
Ave. Duration
11h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,900
Flights from London to Fort St John via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
13h 59m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Nanaimo, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 33m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Winnipeg, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Saskatoon, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Toronto to Fort St John via Regina, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Kitchener to Fort St John via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Hamilton to Fort St John via Edmonton, Prince George
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Hamilton to Fort St John via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Grande Prairie via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Toronto to Grande Prairie via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from London to Fort St John via Toronto, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
11h 56m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,000
Flights from London to Fort St John via Toronto, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Hamilton to Fort St John via Edmonton, Prince George
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Hamilton to Fort St John via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Toronto to Grande Prairie
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener GO
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$22 - $40
Business
$82 - $84
Economy
$48 - $49
EconomyPlus
$50 - $75
Train from Toronto Union Station to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 days 13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$370 - $430
Business
$490 - $800
Economy
$470 - $600
EconomyPlus
$950 - $1,400
Train from Toronto Union Station to Jasper
Ave. Duration
2 days 22h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$410 - $480
Business
$500 - $850
Economy
$500 - $650
EconomyPlus
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Jasper to McBride
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $45
Business
$90 - $100
Economy
$57 - $60
EconomyPlus
$70 - $110
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
GO Transit
Cold Shot
Phone
+1 587-557-7719
Email
support@coldshot.ca
Website
coldshot.ca
Bus from Grande Prairie, AB - Cold Shot Depot to Fort St. John, BC
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
Bus from Dawson Creek, AB to Fort St. John, BC
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
Bus from Edmonton, AB - Cold Shot Passenger Terminal to Grande Prairie, AB - 9501 113 street
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
Robert Q Airbus
Phone
(519) 679-2707
Email
courier@robertq.com
Website
robertq.com
Shuttle from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to London Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
reservation.robertq.com
BC Bus North
Phone
1-844-564-7494
Website
bcbus.ca
Bus from McBride, BC - Train Station to Prince George, BC
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
bcbus.ca
Adult
$30 - $50
Bus from Prince George to Fort St. John
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
bcbus.ca
Adult
$45 - $65

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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