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There are 6 ways to get from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly from Toronto  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Vancouver (YVR) YYZ - YVR

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Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Vancouver (YVR) YTZ - YVR

Train to Kitchener, fly  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener GO
  2. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Vancouver (YVR) YKF - YVR

Train  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver

Bus, night bus, train  •  3 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto to Sudbury
  2. Take the bus from Sudbury to Sault Ste Marie
  3. Take the night bus from Sault Ste Marie to Thunder Bay
  4. Take the bus from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg
  5. Take the train from Winnipeg to Vancouver

Drive  •  43h 24m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) 4424.7 km
Toronto → Vancouver Airport (YVR)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vancouver Airport (YVR) is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vancouver Airport (YVR) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Vancouver Airport (YVR) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

Last updated: 30 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) is to fly which costs $85 - $460 and takes 6h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) is to fly which costs $85 - $460 and takes 6h 12m.

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The distance between Toronto and Vancouver Airport (YVR) is 3364 km. The road distance is 4424.7 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) without a car is to bus and night bus and train which takes 3 days 22h and costs $700 - $1,800.

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It takes approximately 6h 12m to get from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) is to fly which takes 6h 12m and costs $85 - $460. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $440 - $700 and takes 2 days 12h.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 47m.

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Vancouver Airport (YVR) is 3h behind Toronto. It is currently 7:35 PM in Toronto and 4:35 PM in Vancouver Airport (YVR).

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) is 4425 km. It takes approximately 43h 24m to drive from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR).

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Air Transat, Flair Airlines, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Vancouver Airport.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR).
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  • Distance: 3364.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 12m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Vancouver Airport (YVR), Canada?

WestJet, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Vancouver Airport (YVR) via Windsor, Detroit, Chicago Union Station, Everett Amtrak Station, Vancouver, and Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station in around 2 days 12h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Saskatoon
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Regina
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Kitchener to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Regina
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Kitchener to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener GO
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
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 Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$50 - $70
Business
$110 - $150
Economy
$80 - $95
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Train from Winnipeg to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$290 - $340
Business
$400 - $650
Economy
$370 - $450
EconomyPlus
$750 - $1,100
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$280 - $380
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$250 - $350
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Premium
$650 - $900
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $800
Business Seat
$550 - $800
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800 363 7512
Email
info@ontarionorthland.ca
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Toronto to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Book at
Ontario Northland
Senior
$60 - $90
Adult
$75 - $110
Bus from Sudbury to Sault Ste Marie
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Book at
Ontario Northland
Senior
$50 - $75
Adult
$60 - $90
Night bus from Sault Ste Marie to Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Book at
Ontario Northland
Senior
$110 - $170
Adult
$130 - $200
Bus from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Book at
Ontario Northland
Senior
$110 - $180
Adult
$130 - $210

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