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There are 2 ways to get from Winnipeg to Yellowknife by plane or car

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Fly  •  7h 52m

  1. Fly from Winnipeg (YWG) to Yellowknife (YZF) YWG - YZF

$346 - $429

1 alternative option

Drive  •  34h 38m

  1. Drive from Winnipeg to Yellowknife 1744.2 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Winnipeg to Yellowknife is to drive which costs $300 - $440 and takes 34h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Winnipeg to Yellowknife is to fly which costs $450 - $600 and takes 7h 52m.

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The distance between Winnipeg and Yellowknife is 1746 km. The road distance is 2790.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7h 52m to get from Winnipeg to Yellowknife, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Winnipeg Airport to Yellowknife Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 37m and has one stopover.

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Yellowknife is 1h behind Winnipeg. It is currently 8:02 PM in Winnipeg and 7:02 PM in Yellowknife.

Yes, the driving distance between Winnipeg to Yellowknife is 2791 km. It takes approximately 34h 38m to drive from Winnipeg to Yellowknife.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Winnipeg Airport to Yellowknife Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Yellowknife. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Winnipeg Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 35m and costs $4.

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Map of how to get from Winnipeg to Yellowknife.
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  • Distance: 1091.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 52m

What companies run services between Winnipeg, MB, Canada and Yellowknife, NT, Canada?

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Winnipeg to Yellowknife every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
10h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Saskatoon, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
11h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $410
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $410
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $410
Flights from Winnipeg to Yellowknife via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
13h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $410

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