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There are 5 ways to get from Toronto to Galápagos Islands by plane, bus, train or shuttle

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Fly Toronto to Baltra Island

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Baltra Island (GPS)

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Train to Kitchener, fly to Baltra Island

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener GO
  2. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Baltra Island (GPS)

3 alternative options

Bus to Hamilton, fly to Baltra Island

  1. Take the bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Baltra Island (GPS)

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Baltra Island

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Baltra Island (GPS)

Fly Toronto to San Cristobal, fly to Baltra Island

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to San Cristobal (SCY)
  2. Take the plane from San Cristobal to Baltra Island

Toronto (YYZ) to Baltra Island (GPS) flights

The flight time between Toronto (YYZ) and Baltra Island (GPS) is around 16h 11m and covers a distance of around 5020 km. This includes an average layover time of around 6h 9m. Services are operated by Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., LATAM Chile and Air Canada. Typically 30 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

30 Weekly Planes
16h 11m Average Duration
$437 Cheapest Price
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Canada → Ecuador
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International entry into Ecuador from Canada

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Canada
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Ecuador from Canada

  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Ecuador

2m

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Considerations leaving from Canada

There are no current restrictions

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Ecuador is currently allowed from Canada.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Galápagos Islands is 171.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Galápagos Islands is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Galápagos Islands is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 171.

No, returning to Canada from Ecuador is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 22 Nov 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Ministry of Defence.

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This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Toronto to Galápagos Islands is to train and fly, which costs $260 - $1,600 and takes 25h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Galápagos Islands is to fly which costs $1,000 - $1,200 and takes 16h 12m.

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The distance between Toronto and Galápagos Islands is 5052 km.

It takes approximately 16h 12m to get from Toronto to Galápagos Islands, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Baltra Island Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h and has two stopovers.

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LATAM Chile, Air Canada and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Toronto Airport to Baltra Island Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Galápagos Islands. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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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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Map of how to get from Toronto to Galápagos Islands.
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  • Distance: 5051.8 km
  • Duration: 16h 12m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Galápagos Islands, Galápagos, Ecuador?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., LATAM Chile and Air Canada fly from Toronto to Galápagos Islands 4 times a day.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Toronto to Baltra Island via Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
13h 22m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Baltra Island via Bogota, Quito
Ave. Duration
14h 48m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Baltra Island via San Salvador, Quito
Ave. Duration
17h 7m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$840 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Baltra Island via San Salvador, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$840 - $900
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Punta Cana, Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Punta Cana, Bogota, Quito
Ave. Duration
27h 46m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Cancun, Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,100
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Bogota, Quito
Ave. Duration
30h 46m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Cancun, San Jose, Quito
Ave. Duration
31h 16m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,000
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Cancun, Bogota, Quito
Ave. Duration
27h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,100
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Punta Cana, Panama City, Quito
Ave. Duration
23h 2m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,000
Flights from Hamilton to Baltra Island via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Quito
Ave. Duration
26h 32m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Kitchener to Baltra Island via Punta Cana, Bogota, Quito
Ave. Duration
23h 32m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,300
Flights from Kitchener to Baltra Island via Cancun, Bogota, Quito
Ave. Duration
26h 12m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Kitchener to Baltra Island via Punta Cana, Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,300
Flights from Kitchener to Baltra Island via Cancun, Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Kitchener to Baltra Island via Montreal, Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Kitchener to Baltra Island via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Quito
Ave. Duration
24h 42m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Buffalo to Baltra Island via New York JFK, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
15h 3m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Baltra Island via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Quito
Ave. Duration
18h 27m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Baltra Island via Atlanta, Quito
Ave. Duration
26h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to San Cristobal via Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
15h 6m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to San Cristobal via San Salvador, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
20h 52m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to San Cristobal via New York JFK, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
17h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Toronto to Baltra Island via Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
13h 16m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$840 - $900
Flights from Kitchener to Baltra Island via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Baltra Island via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
20h 18m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Baltra Island via New York JFK, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
19h 43m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to San Cristobal via Bogota, Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener GO
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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
$35 - $55
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$16 - $27
Business
$61 - $63
Economy
$35 - $36
EconomyPlus
$35 - $55
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
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
GO Transit
Niagara Airbus
Other operators
Emetebe
Phone
(+59342301277)
Website
emetebe.com.ec
Plane from San Cristobal to Baltra Island
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$215
Schedules at
emetebe.com.ec
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emetebe.com.ec

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