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There are 5 ways to get from Toronto to Tofino by plane, bus, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Nanaimo, bus  •  12h 17m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Nanaimo (YCD) YYZ - YCD
  2. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC - Departure Bay Ferry Terminal to Tofino, BC - Co-op

$398 - $1,150

Cheapest option

Fly to Tofino  •  9h 23m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Tofino (YAZ) YYZ - YAZ

$298 - $1,130

3 alternative options

Fly to Comox, bus  •  14h 2m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Comox (YQQ) YYZ - YQQ
  2. Take the bus from Royston, BC - Hwy 19A @ Royston Road to Parksville, BC - Community Centre
  3. Take the bus from Parksville, BC - Community Centre to Tofino, BC - Co-op

$483 - $1,402

Fly to Campbell River, bus  •  14h 47m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Campbell River (YBL) YYZ - YBL
  2. Take the bus from Campbell River, BC - Bus Depot to Parksville, BC - Community Centre
  3. Take the bus from Parksville, BC - Community Centre to Tofino, BC - Co-op

$450 - $822

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 1h

  1. Drive from Toronto to Port Angeles
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
  3. Drive from Victoria to Tofino

$549 - $852

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Tofino is to fly and bus which costs $450 - $850 and takes 14h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Tofino is to fly which costs $290 - $1,200 and takes 9h 23m.

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The distance between Toronto and Tofino is 3561 km.

It takes approximately 12h 17m to get from Toronto to Tofino, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Nanaimo Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 8m.

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Tofino is 3h behind Toronto. It is currently 8:25 AM in Toronto and 5:25 AM in Tofino.

WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Nanaimo Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Tofino. Prices start at $125 CAD 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 $5 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Tofino.
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  • Distance: 3561.2 km
  • Duration: 12h 17m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Tofino, BC, Canada?

WestJet, Pacific Coastal Airlines and four other airlines fly from Toronto to Tofino hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Nanaimo
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Nanaimo via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Nanaimo via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Edmonton, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Campbell River via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Campbell River via Kelowna, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Campbell River via Winnipeg, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Campbell River via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Campbell River via Edmonton, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Campbell River via Montreal, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Campbell River via Victoria, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Toronto to Campbell River via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Tofino via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Tofino via Edmonton, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Tofino via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Tofino via Ottawa, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Tofino via Chicago O'Hare, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Tofino via Kelowna, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Tofino via Victoria, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Nanaimo via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Nanaimo via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Winnipeg, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 47m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Comox via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Bus operators
Vancouver Island Connector
Phone
1.866.986.3466
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
viconnector.com
Bus from Nanaimo, BC - Departure Bay Ferry Terminal to Tofino, BC - Co-op
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.com
Bus from Royston, BC - Hwy 19A @ Royston Road to Parksville, BC - Community Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.com
Bus from Parksville, BC - Community Centre to Tofino, BC - Co-op
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.com
Bus from Campbell River, BC - Bus Depot to Parksville, BC - Community Centre
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.com
Ferry operators
Black Ball Ferry Line
Website
cohoferry.com
Car ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $90
Schedules at
cohoferry.com
Book at
cohoferry.com
Adult
$26
Vehicle & Passenger
$89
Motorcycle & Passenger
$51

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