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There are 3 ways to get from Toronto to Yellowknife by plane or car

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Fly from Toronto  •  8h 51m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Yellowknife (YZF) YYZ - YZF

2 alternative options

Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  8h 18m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Yellowknife (YZF) YTZ - YZF

Drive  •  2 days 8h

  1. Drive from Toronto to Yellowknife 5058.2 km
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Yellowknife is 1-833-784-4397.

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Last updated: 16 Nov 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Yellowknife is to fly which costs $410 - $1,400 and takes 8h 51m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Yellowknife is to fly. Taking this option will cost $550 - $1,200 and takes 8h 18m.

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The distance between Toronto and Yellowknife is 3069 km. The road distance is 5058.2 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 51m to get from Toronto to Yellowknife, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Yellowknife Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 31m and has one stopover.

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Yellowknife is 2h behind Toronto. It is currently 11:00 AM in Toronto and 9:00 AM in Yellowknife.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Yellowknife is 5058 km. It takes approximately 2 days 8h to drive from Toronto to Yellowknife.

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Air North, Flair Airlines, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Toronto Airport to Yellowknife Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Yellowknife. 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 $2 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Yellowknife.
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  • Distance: 3069.4 km
  • Duration: 8h 51m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Yellowknife, NT, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and five other airlines fly from Toronto to Yellowknife hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Yellowknife via Montreal, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
11h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 11m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Yellowknife via Montreal, Calgary
Ave. Duration
13h 22m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Yellowknife via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100

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