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There are 6 ways to get from Montreal to North Bay by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or night bus

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Train, bus  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa to North Bay Ontc

$113 - $178

Cheapest option

Rideshare, bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the rideshare from Montreal to Ottawa
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa to North Bay Ontc

$70 - $90

4 alternative options

Drive  •  6h 36m

  1. Drive from Montreal to North Bay 552.6 km

$55 - $85

Fly to Ottawa, bus  •  8h 56m

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Ottawa (YOW) YUL - YOW
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa to North Bay

$244 - $980

Fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, night bus  •  9h 28m

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YUL - YTZ
  2. Take the night bus from VAUGHAN - HWY 407 terminal to North Bay

$157 - $477

Fly to Toronto, night bus  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Toronto (YYZ) YUL - YYZ
  2. Take the night bus from VAUGHAN - HWY 407 terminal to North Bay

$141 - $513

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in North Bay is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in North Bay is recommended.

The social distance requirement in North Bay is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 10 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to North Bay is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 6h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to North Bay is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 6h 36m.

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It is 463 km from Montreal to North Bay. It is approximately 552.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Montreal to North Bay without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 28m and costs $110 - $180.

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It takes approximately 8h 28m to get from Montreal to North Bay, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 43 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to North Bay is 553 km. It takes approximately 6h 36m to drive from Montreal to North Bay.

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Air Canada offers flights from Montreal Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in North Bay. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 29 min and costs $3 - $10.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to North Bay.
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  • Distance: 463.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 28m

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and North Bay, ON, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Montreal to North Bay. However, you can take the train to Ottawa, take the walk to Tremblay O-Train West / Ouest, take the line 1 train to Lees O-Train West / Ouest, take the walk to Lees B, take the line 55 bus to Ottawa, then take the bus to North Bay. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Montreal to North Bay via Ottawa and Ottawa in around 7h 55m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $45
Business
$90 - $105
Economy
$58 - $61
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Ottawa to North Bay
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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Ontario Northland
Night bus from VAUGHAN - HWY 407 terminal to North Bay
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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Ontario Northland
Other operators
Ridesharing.com
Website
ridesharing.com
Rideshare from Montreal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
ridesharing.com

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