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There are 5 ways to get from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Sault Ste Marie (YAM) YUL - YAM

$242 - $652

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Bus via Sturgeon Falls, ON  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Montréal, QC to Ottawa, ON
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Sturgeon Falls, ON
  3. Take the bus from Sturgeon Falls to Sault Ste Marie

$97 - $181

3 alternative options

Bus  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Montréal, QC to Ottawa, ON
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa to North Bay
  3. Take the bus from North Bay to Sault Ste Marie

$101 - $186

Train, bus  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Yorkdale to Sudbury
  3. Take the bus from Sudbury to Sault Ste Marie

$181 - $274

Drive  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie 615.7 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 12 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie is to fly which costs $310 - $900 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie. However, there are services departing from Montréal, QC and arriving at Sault Ste Marie via Ottawa and North Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Sault Ste. Marie is 837 km. The road distance is 985.1 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 40 min and costs $130 - $250.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie, including transfers.

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Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Montréal, QC station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie is to fly which takes 5 h 7 min and costs $310 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $250 and takes 15 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Montreal Airport to Sault Ste Marie Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 24 min and has one stopover.

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Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, arrive at Sault Ste Marie station.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie.
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  • Distance: 522.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada?

Porter Airlines and Air Canada fly from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie via Ottawa and North Bay in around 15 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Sault Ste Marie via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Sault Ste Marie via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Sault Ste Marie via Quebec, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Sault Ste Marie via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Sault Ste Marie via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Sault Ste Marie via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $75
Economy
$75 - $110
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montréal, QC to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to North Bay, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$29 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $65
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Sturgeon Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Ottawa to North Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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Ontario Northland
Bus from North Bay to Sault Ste Marie
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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Ontario Northland
Bus from Sturgeon Falls to Sault Ste Marie
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
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Ontario Northland
Bus from Yorkdale to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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Ontario Northland
Bus from Sudbury to Sault Ste Marie
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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Ontario Northland

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie is 985 km. It takes approximately 12 h 29 min to drive from Montreal to Sault Ste. Marie.

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Porter Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Montreal Airport to Sault Ste Marie Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Sault Ste. Marie. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 21 min and costs $4.

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