Greater Sudbury to Orillia bus
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There are 59 intercity buses per day from Greater Sudbury to Orillia. Traveling by bus from Greater Sudbury to Orillia usually takes around 5 hours and 39 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 10 minutes.
|Distance||152 mi (244 km)|
|Shortest duration||3h 10m|
|Trips per day||10|
|Most frequent service||Ontario Northland|
How much is a bus ticket from Greater Sudbury to Orillia?
$63.21 is the average price of a bus ticket from Greater Sudbury to Orillia. Any tickets cheaper than $63.21 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Greater Sudbury to Orillia is expected to range from $77 to $92. If you are looking to travel to Orillia within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $77. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $77 and can be found on March 25, 2023.
Monthly average prices
What bus companies travel from Greater Sudbury to Orillia?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Greater Sudbury to Orillia. Ontario Northland connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Ontario Northland||59||5h 40m||$65.66|
Ontario Northland has been running buses since 1937 and continues to provide essential intercity service across Canada's second-largest province. Onboard their vehicles, passengers will find Wi-Fi connectivity described by passengers as excellent. Ontario Northland's clean and comfortable vehicles also include power outlets, air conditioning, and restrooms. Ontario Northland trips from Greater Sudbury to Orillia usually take about 5 hours and 40 minutes, with an average ticket price of .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Greater Sudbury to Orillia during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Greater Sudbury to Orillia?
The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 39 minutes to cover the 244 kilometers from Greater Sudbury to Orillia. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 10 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
"Because many passengers travel from Greater Sudbury to Orillia at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Orillia, book your ticket for the last day of the week."
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Greater Sudbury?
The first bus leaves at 12:00pm and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Greater Sudbury to Orillia, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus departures serve Orillia each day?
Located slightly north of Lake Huron, Sudbury is a mid-sized city that offers visitors ample opportunity to play, relax, and explore. Its biggest attraction is Science North, a world-renowned interactive museum containing a planetarium, IMAX theatre, and butterfly gallery that is sure to spark curiosity in children and adults alike. Wander through labyrinthine caves beneath the city at Dynamic Earth, which pays tribute to the city’s mining history. Are you into bitcoin? How about a big coin? Snap a pic beside the iconic Big Nickel, the world's largest coin.
Surrounded by green woodlands (which turn snow-white in winter), Sudbury is also a natural paradise where outdoors enthusiasts can relax on Ramsey Lake, walk the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area, and bike along the famed Trans Canada Trail.
Downtown Sudbury serves up the best offerings of local cuisine and can satisfy food cravings whether you're looking for pizza, steak, or sushi. Afterward, indulge in ice-cold craft beer or fancy cocktails at a local bar before heading to Elgin Street for a lively night out.
Sudbury is a convenient gateway for travel deeper into Northern Ontario and beyond, well served by highways and public transport networks. VIA Rail routes connect the city to major urban centers, including Winnipeg, Toronto, and Ottawa. For the adventurous traveler, the Georgian Bay Coastal Route makes for an unforgettable road trip.
Where does the bus leave from in Greater Sudbury?
Main departure station: 1663 Kingsway
Ontario Northland operates intercity buses from 1663 Kingsway in Sudbury. The station is located just east of Downtown Sudbury, and possible destinations include Toronto, Barrie, and more. The station features a parking lot next to it, allowing passengers to park their vehicles conveniently. On-station amenities include an enclosed waiting area, Wi-Fi, ticketing services, and parcel processing services. The station is open from 6:00 AM to 9:30 PM daily.
All bus stations in Greater Sudbury:
Health Science North Hospital
86 Notre Dame St W
30 Main St W
3460 Hwy 144
2 Old Cartier Rd
161 Hwy 17
Where does the bus arrive in Orillia?
Main arrival station: Georgian College
Buses arrive in Orillia at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.
Bus stations in Orillia:
Soldiers' Memorial Hospital
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