Flights from Toronto (YYZ) to Delhi (DEL) in 2019
Flight information Toronto to New Delhi
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Average flight time, total distance 11676 kilometers
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Airlines that Fly from Toronto to New Delhi
Toronto Pearson International Airport is the main hub for international flights from Toronto. Air Canada 70, or AC070, is a direct Air Canada flight to New Delhi that leaves every day around 8:30 PM from Terminal 1. The flight arrives at the main international airport in New Delhi, Indira Gandhi International Airport. This flight is on a Boeing 787-9 series aircraft, a spacious craft complete with all the newest amenities.
There are also non-direct flights through Turkish Airlines (Terminal 1), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (T3), Jet Airways (T3), Air France (T3), Delta Airlines (T3), United Airlines (T1), Etihad Airways (T3), and Lufthansa (T1).
Toronto Pearson is the busiest airport in Canada, so it’s important to arrive early, especially for international flights. Peak hours for international flights are 7 - 9:30 AM and 3 - 8:00 PM every day. The airport is busiest during holiday seasons, specifically over winter holiday season, March break, and summer.
The airport is located about 20 minutes from downtown Toronto. From downtown, head west on Gardiner Expressway. There are only two terminals at Pearson International: Terminal 1 and Terminal 3.
Toronto Pearson has free Wi-Fi services throughout the airport, as well as a variety of lounges with extra amenities. There are art exhibits throughout the airport, as well as great food and shopping. Try the cuisine of local Toronto chefs at Caplansky’s Deli (Terminal 1 before check-in, Terminal 3), Twist by Roger Mooking (T1), The Hearth by Lynn Crawford (T1) and others.
Indian Visa Information
Before leaving, make sure your passport expiration date is valid for at least 180 days from your date of entry into India and that it has one blank page for the visa. Canadians traveling to India do need a visa and you must apply in advance. India now uses an e-Visa system. To apply for a 30-day tourist or a business trip visa to India, wait until you are within 33 days of your departure date. The cost is US$49.20 plus service. You must upload a scan of your passport and photo ID, and you will receive your visa via email in 3-10 business days. You must print at least one copy of the visa email, although two copies are always recommended, to bring with you during your travels.
When you arrive in New Delhi, you will pay another fee of US$60 at the airport to have the visa stamped on your passport after a verification fingerprint scan.
What to Expect in New Delhi
New Delhi is a vibrant cultural and historic city with lots to do. Pack for warmer climates: May is the hottest month, January the coldest, and monsoon season is from July to mid-September.
The Indian Rupee is the currency in India. Indira Gandhi International Airport is in the west part of the city. Currently, international flights arrive in Terminal 3. The city center is 30-35 minutes from the airport. You can take the Delhi Metro Airport Express until 11PM (buy a metro card at the Airport Underground Express Station) or you can take a prepaid taxi, a metered taxi, or a local bus. Once in the city, you have transport options from Uber to rickshaws and tuk tuks.
Flights from Toronto to Delhi: Frequently Asked Questions
How long is the flight from Toronto (YYZ) to Delhi (DEL)?
Direct flights from Toronto to New Delhi take around 14h, however direct flights for this route tend to be far more expensive than 1 stop flights. 1 stop flights can take only a few hours more (around 17h), however more affordable journeys tend to take longer.
Which airlines fly from Toronto to Delhi?
Both Canadian and International airlines serve flights from Toronto to New Delhi. These include Air Canada, Delta, Emirates, Lufthansa and more. Airline combinations can sometimes help you to find cheaper flight options from Toronto to new Delhi.
How can I find cheap flights from Toronto to New Delhi?
Be flexible and open to travelling during off-peak times like mid-week and later in the evenings or early mornings. Flights between Toronto and New Delhi are likely to be cheaper during these times, as the cheapest flight fares are usually found outside of peak times. You can read more about finding cheap flights in our dedicated guide.
When is the best time to book flights from Toronto to New Delhi?
The cheapest month to book flights from Toronto to New Delhi is January, when flights tend to be 7% cheaper than the average ticket cost.
The best days to book flights are typically on Tuesday or Wednesday. Avoid booking flights from Toronto to New Delhi on Fridays and Saturdays, as flight prices tend to fluctuate during those days. You can read more about the best time to book in our dedicated Best Time to Book guide.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Delhi (DEL)?
The cheapest month to fly from Toronto to Delhi is September, followed by October. The cost of travelling in September is 14% less than the average cost of a flight ticket.
How far in advance should I book my flight from Toronto to New Delhi?
Book your flight approximately seven weeks in advance to save money on your next flight. If you are travelling to an international destination, it’s better to book ahead as much as 12 weeks in advance. Get more details in our Best Time to Book guide.
How do I survive a long flight?
Dress comfortably, avoid caffeine, and bring your favourite toiletries in your carry-on luggage so that you feel refreshed and relaxed during your flight. For more tips, read our guide on how to survive a long-haul flight.
How do I prevent jet-lag on long flights?
Eat a healthy meal before your flight, arrive well-rested, and go full decaf on your flight. There are many different ways to prevent jet lag when you’re taking a long flight. Opt for a long layover to break up the journey. For more tips, read our guide on how to beat jet-lag.
What is the luggage size and allowance for international flights?
International fares generally include two free pieces of checked luggage, no heavier than 23 kg (50 lbs) each, as well as one carry-on item. For more details on the luggage allowance of different airlines, visit our guide to checked luggage.
How can I get cheap Business Class flights?
If you are an airline loyalty member, you are more likely to be upgraded to business class for free. Airlines are also more likely to bump up a frequent flyer than a passenger who travels a few times a year. For all the tips and tricks on getting a cheap Business Class ticket, read our cheap business class guide.
How do bereavement fares work?Are you travelling because of an emergency? Certain airlines provide bereavement fares, which means that travellers can book a last-minute flight at a discount due to a family emergency. Travellers will need to provide proof of the emergency. Not all airlines offer bereavement fares, however major airlines like Air Canada, Delta Airlines, Lufthansa, and WestJet, all provide bereavement fares and discounts for emergency travel.
Do members of the military get discounts on flights?
Members of the military get free baggage allowance on Canadian airlines such as WestJet.
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