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There are 6 intercity buses per day from Thunder Bay to Dryden. Traveling by bus from Thunder Bay to Dryden usually takes around 7 hours and 7 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 49 minutes.
|189 mi (304 km)
|Trips per day
|Most frequent service
How much is a bus ticket from Thunder Bay to Dryden?
€47.84 is the average price of a bus ticket from Thunder Bay to Dryden. Any tickets cheaper than €47.84 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.
Monthly average prices
What bus companies travel from Thunder Bay to Dryden?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Thunder Bay to Dryden. Ontario Northland connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
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 Thunder Bay to Dryden usually take about 7 hours and 8 minutes, with an average ticket price of .
Frequently Asked Questions
The bus takes an average of 7 hours and 7 minutes to cover the 304 kilometers from Thunder Bay to Dryden. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 49 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.
"Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet."
The first bus leaves at 07:00 and the last bus leaves at 09:00. To see the times for all buses from Thunder Bay to Dryden, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
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Thunder Bay is a city on Lake Superior, near the US border in Minnesota. It is home to the second largest curling rock in the world and offers impressive natural scenery and historic architecture.
Thunder Bay has exciting outdoor locations and kid-friendly activities, like the Loch Lomond Ski Area for snowboarding and skiing and the Kakabeka Falls offering a great view of the waterfall. The Terry Fox National Historic Person Plaque is a top historical site in the city, while art lovers can check modern pieces by native artists at the Thunder Bay Art Gallery. Check out Centennial Park, which combines recreations with a living museum. Thunder Bay features the Centennial Conservatory for seeing flowers, and the Quetico Provincial Park is ideal for canoeing and camping.
Downtown Thunder Bay South is the city center, where you can view numerous cultural attractions and landmarks. The city hosts the Canadian Lakehead Exhibition every August, an annual fair for all ages. You can check out Hoito Restaurant, one of the oldest in Canada, for its Finnish-Canadian cuisine and the booming craft brewery scene in the city.
You can visit Thunder Bay by train, with most routes provided by Ontario Northland.
Where does the bus leave from in Thunder Bay?
Main departure station: 1010 Dawson Rd
Buses to Dryden leave from 4 stations in Thunder Bay.
All bus stations in Thunder Bay:
1010 Dawson Rd
Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre
Where does the bus arrive in Dryden?
Main arrival station: A&W
All buses from Thunder Bay arrive at one main station in Dryden.
Bus stations in Dryden:
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