Dryden to Thunder Bay buses

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Dryden - Thunder Bay Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Dryden to Thunder Bay. Traveling by bus from Dryden to Thunder Bay usually takes around 6 hours and 5 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 56 minutes.

Distance189 mi (304 km)
Shortest duration3h 56m
Cheapest price$50.22
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceOntario Northland
Bus lines1

Price trends for buses from Dryden to Thunder Bay

Monthly average prices

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What bus companies travel from Dryden to Thunder Bay?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Dryden to Thunder Bay. Ontario Northland is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Ontario Northland16h 6m$50.22
  • Ontario Northland

    Ontario Northland

    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 Dryden to Thunder Bay usually take about 6 hours and 6 minutes, with an average ticket price of .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Dryden to Thunder Bay 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 Dryden to Thunder Bay?

The bus takes an average of 6 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 189 miles from Dryden to Thunder Bay. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 56 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?

Travel trends tend to vary greatly for bus trips from Dryden to Thunder Bay.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Dryden?

There is usually only one bus per day from Dryden to Thunder Bay. It leaves the station in Dryden at 12:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many bus trips to Thunder Bay are there per day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Dryden to Thunder Bay. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay, ON, CA - CATHU-0

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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 stone 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.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Dryden?

Main departure station: A&W

Most buses depart from the main station in Dryden.

All bus stations in Dryden:

  • A&W

Where does the bus arrive in Thunder Bay?

Main arrival station: 1010 Dawson Rd

All buses from Dryden arrive at one main station in Thunder Bay.

All bus stations in Thunder Bay:

  • 1010 Dawson Rd

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