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There are 4 ways to get from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON by plane, car, train, bus or night bus

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Fly, drive  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Sudbury (YSB) to Thunder Bay (YQT) YSB - YQT
  2. Drive from Thunder Bay to Nipigon, ON

$473 - $1,104

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Bus, night bus  •  13h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Sudbury to Sault Ste Marie Ontc
  2. Take the night bus from Sault Ste Marie to Nipigon Ontc

$126 - $184

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13h 7m

  1. Take the train from Sudbury to White River VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from White River, ON to Nipigon, ON White River

$177 - $339

Drive  •  11h 27m

  1. Drive from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON 890.2 km

$90 - $140

Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON by bus, night bus and walk

The journey time between Greater Sudbury and Nipigon, ON is around 12h 30m and covers a distance of around 930 km. The fastest journey normally takes 12h 30m. Operated by Ontario Northland, the Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON service departs from Sudbury and arrives in Nipigon, ON. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
12h 30m
Fastest journey time:
12h 30m
Journey distance:
930 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$126
Carbon emissions:
115 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:30
Last service departs at:
17:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON bus, night bus and walk schedules

Greater Sudbury → Nipigon, ON
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nipigon, ON is 1-833-784-4397.

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The social distance requirement in Nipigon, ON is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 11h 27m.

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The fastest way to get from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON is to fly and drive. Taking this option will cost $470 - $1,100 and takes 5h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON. However, there are services departing from Sudbury and arriving at Nipigon via Sault Ste Marie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 25m.

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The distance between Greater Sudbury and Nipigon, ON is 615 km. The road distance is 890.2 km.

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The best way to get from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON without a car is to train and bus which takes 13h 7m and costs $170 - $340.

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It takes approximately 5h 59m to get from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON, including transfers.

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Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, depart from Sudbury station.

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There is no direct flight from Sudbury Airport to Thunder Bay Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 4m and has one stopover.

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Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, arrive at Nipigon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON is 890 km. It takes approximately 11h 27m to drive from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON.

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  • Distance: 614.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 59m

What companies run services between Greater Sudbury, ON, Canada and Nipigon, ON, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON. However, you can take the taxi to Sudbury airport, fly to Thunder Bay, then take the drive to Nipigon, ON. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Greater Sudbury to Nipigon, ON via White River, White River, ON, and Nipigon, ON in around 13h 7m.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Sudbury to Thunder Bay via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sudbury to Thunder Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Bearskin Lake Air
Website
bearskinairlines.com
Flights from Sudbury to Thunder Bay via Sault Ste Marie
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Sudbury to White River
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$65 - $85
Business
$130 - $170
Economy
$100 - $120
EconomyPlus
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Kasper Transportation
Phone
1-855-566-2378
Bus from White River, ON to Nipigon, ON
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
gokasper.com
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Sudbury to Sault Ste Marie
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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Ontario Northland
Night bus from Sault Ste Marie to Nipigon
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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Ontario Northland

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Bearskin Lake Air, Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Sudbury Airport to Thunder Bay Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Nipigon, ON. Prices start at $112 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Greater Sudbury to Sudbury Airport is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs $70 - $90.

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