Cheap flights from Toronto to China

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Toronto (YTO) to China

All the information you need to plan the best YTO to SHA flight in 2022: compare Toronto to China flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in China.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Toronto to China?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 22% on flights from Toronto to China compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 1,012. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 1,145.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Toronto to China?

November can be a great time to fly to China from Toronto with a flight ticket averaging about C$ 1,043. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as C$ 639. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Toronto to China (YTO - CN)?

When flying from Toronto to China, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Toronto to China in May, June 2022

The best prices found for YTO to China flights for May, June
29 Jun - 2 Sep
C$ 2,963pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Malaysia Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
22 Jun - 30 Jun
C$ 4,079pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
22 Jun - 30 Jun
C$ 4,199pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl

Toronto to China 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to China from Toronto found for this year
10 Nov - 19 Nov
C$ 1,000pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Air Canada
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
31 Oct - 18 Nov
C$ 1,009pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Air Canada
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
31 Oct - 18 Nov
C$ 1,016pp
YTZ
Toronto Island
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YTZ
Toronto Island

Direct flights to China from Toronto

Save time with Toronto to China direct flight deals
10 Nov - 19 Nov
C$ 1,100pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Air Canada
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
Direct
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
31 Oct - 18 Nov
C$ 1,113pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Air Canada
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
Direct
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
2 Nov - 15 Mar
C$ 1,120pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Air China
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air China
Direct
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl

Last minute flights from Toronto to China

Late deals on round-trip flights to China from Toronto, departing today and this week
30 May - 30 Nov
C$ 4,384pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
30 May - 10 Jun
C$ 4,425pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
30 May - 30 Nov
C$ 5,193pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl

One-way flights to China from Toronto

The cheapest one-way flights from Toronto to China
2:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Japan Airlines
2 stops
42h 00m
YYZ - CAN
Japan Airlines
C$ 752
hutchgo.com
9:25 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
Air China
Direct
14h 45m
YYZ - PVG
Air China
C$ 856
AirChina
4:45 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
49h 00m
YYZ - PVG
Multiple Airlines
C$ 952
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From Toronto to China

Which airlines flying from Toronto to China have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Hainan Airlines, United Airlines, and China Southern are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Toronto to China for under C$ 1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Toronto to China for under C$ 1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just C$ 1,000, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,081.

Are there direct flights from Toronto to China for under C$ 1,100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 19 direct flights from Toronto to China under C$ 1,100. A good price for a direct flight from Toronto to China is less than C$ 3,988.

Are there last-minute flights available from Toronto to China for under C$ 4,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Toronto to China within the next 7 days for less than C$ 4,400.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Toronto to China one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Air Canada, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as C$ 726. However, be on the lookout for offers from Japan Airlines and Air China, as they are both options that can get you from Toronto to China for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from Toronto to China?

Most travellers choose Toronto Pearson Intl - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl, Toronto Pearson Intl - Shanghai Pu Dong or Toronto Kitchener-Waterloo - Chongqing Jiangbei Intl when deciding on the best route from Toronto to China.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Toronto to China?

The most popular airlines flying from Toronto to China are American Airlines, Air Canada and EVA Air. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Toronto to China?

On average you can expect to pay C$ 2,011 for a flight from Toronto to China. The cheapest flight overall is C$ 815 while the most popular route, (Toronto Pearson Intl - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl) is currently priced at C$ 1,057.

COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to China from Toronto?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Toronto to China

Most visitors from Toronto will not be allowed to enter China.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Toronto must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to China.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Toronto are not required to quarantine after entering China.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Do I need a test to fly back to Toronto from China?

Returning to Toronto from China

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from China must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Toronto.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from China are not required to quarantine after entering Toronto.

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Toronto to China.
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Flight duration from Toronto to China
14h 15m

Airports servicing Toronto

Toronto Island (YTZ)
Hamilton (YHM)
Kitchener-Waterloo (YKF)

Top 10 airlines flying from Toronto to China

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Toronto to China choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Southern
C$ 470 C$ 999 No cancel fee 69%
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United Airlines
C$ 537 C$ 1,164 No cancel fee 69%
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Cathay Pacific
C$ 569 C$ 1,435 No cancel fee 72%
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Hainan Airlines
C$ 649 C$ 890 No cancel fee 61%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Hainan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air China
C$ 659 C$ 1,211 No cancel fee 67%
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China Eastern
C$ 672 C$ 860 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Air Canada
C$ 677 C$ 1,759 No cancel fee 67%
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Delta
C$ 697 C$ 829 No cancel fee N/A
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American Airlines
C$ 727 C$ 1,168 No cancel fee 71%
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KLM
C$ 895 C$ 1,271 No cancel fee 75%
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