Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie bus
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There are 6 intercity buses per day from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie. Traveling by bus from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie usually takes around 16 hours and 27 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland bus can make the trip in 14 hours and 4 minutes.
|Distance||446 mi (717 km)|
|Shortest duration||14h 4m|
|Most frequent service||Ontario Northland|
How much is a bus ticket from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie?
€107.97 is the average price of a bus ticket from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie. Bus tickets on this route can be more expensive due to the length of the trip. However, taking the bus can still be a good alternative to flying. 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.
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What bus companies travel from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie. 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||6||16h 28m||€112.27|
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 Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie usually take about 16 hours and 28 minutes, with an average ticket price of .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie 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 Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie?
The bus takes an average of 16 hours and 27 minutes to cover the 717 kilometers from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie. However, the fastest bus only takes 14 hours and 4 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?
Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Sault Ste. Marie at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Fort Frances?
The first bus leaves at 11:00 and the last bus leaves at 12:00. To see the times for all buses from Fort Frances to Sault Ste. Marie, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
Where does the bus leave from in Fort Frances?
Main departure station: Ft Frances
Fort Frances has two bus stations with service to Sault Ste. Marie.
All bus stations in Fort Frances:
Where does the bus arrive in Sault Ste. Marie?
Main arrival station: Sault College
Buses arrive in Sault Ste. Marie at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.
Bus stations in Sault Ste. Marie:
503 Trunk St
Sault Area Hospital
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