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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 36m

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

2 alternative options

Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  8h 8m

  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
Toronto → Yellowknife
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Yellowknife is 1-833-784-4397.

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The social distance requirement in Yellowknife is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Yellowknife is to fly which costs $270 - $750 and takes 8h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Yellowknife is to fly. Taking this option will cost $390 - $850 and takes 8h 8m.

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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 36m 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 and has one stopover.

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Yellowknife is 2h behind Toronto. It is currently 2:20 PM in Toronto and 12:20 PM 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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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Yellowknife Airport.

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There are 13+ 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 36m

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

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

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 13m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Regina, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
11h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Saskatoon, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
11h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Winnipeg, Calgary
Ave. Duration
12h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Yellowknife via Montreal, Calgary
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Yellowknife via Newark, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Yellowknife via Montreal, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
14h 56m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Yellowknife via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200

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