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There are 4 ways to get from North Bay to Hearst by bus, night bus, car or plane

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Bus, night bus

  1. Take the bus from North Bay Education Centre to Matheson
  2. Take the bus from Matheson to Cochrane
  3. Take the night bus from Cochrane to Hearst

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Drive

  1. Drive from North Bay to Hearst

Fly to Timmins, night bus

  1. Fly from North Bay (YYB) to Timmins (YTS)
  2. Take the night bus from Timmins And District Hospital to Hearst

Fly to Sudbury, bus, night bus

  1. Fly from North Bay (YYB) to Sudbury (YSB)
  2. Take the bus from Sudbury to Timmins
  3. Take the night bus from Timmins to Hearst

North Bay to Hearst by bus and night bus

The journey time between North Bay and Hearst is around 10h 40m and covers a distance of around 633 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 40m. The fastest journey normally takes 10h 40m. Operated by Ontario Northland, the North Bay to Hearst service departs from North Bay Education Centre and arrives in Hearst. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
9h
Layover time:
1h 40m
Total time:
10h 40m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
10h 40m
Journey distance:
633 km
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
$105
Carbon emissions:
79 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:30
Last service departs at:
16:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

North Bay to Hearst bus and night bus schedules

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The cost-effective way to get from North Bay to Hearst is to drive, which costs $60 - $90 and takes 7h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from North Bay to Hearst is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 7h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from North Bay to Hearst. However, there are services departing from North Bay Education Centre and arriving at Hearst via Matheson and Cochrane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h.

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The distance between North Bay and Hearst is 488 km. The road distance is 587.4 km.

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The best way to get from North Bay to Hearst without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 11h and costs $100 - $170.

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It takes approximately 11h to get from North Bay to Hearst, including transfers.

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North Bay to Hearst bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, depart from North Bay Education Centre station.

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There is no direct flight from North Bay Airport to Timmins Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 7m and has one stopover.

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North Bay to Hearst bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, arrive at Hearst station.

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Yes, the driving distance between North Bay to Hearst is 587 km. It takes approximately 7h 43m to drive from North Bay to Hearst.

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  • Distance: 488.1 km
  • Duration: 11h

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

There is no direct connection from North Bay to Hearst. However, you can take the bus to Matheson, take the bus to Cochrane, take the walk to Cochrane, then take the night bus to Hearst. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Hearst.

Airlines
Bearskin Lake Air
Website
bearskinairlines.com
Flights from North Bay to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from North Bay to Timmins via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from North Bay Education Centre to Matheson
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$50 - $75
Adult
$60 - $85
Bus from Matheson to Cochrane
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$19 - $22
Adult
$22 - $26
Night bus from Cochrane to Hearst
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$35 - $50
Adult
$40 - $60
Night bus from Timmins And District Hospital to Hearst
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$50 - $75
Adult
$60 - $85
Bus from Sudbury to Timmins
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$45 - $70
Adult
$55 - $85
Night bus from Timmins to Hearst
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$50 - $75
Adult
$60 - $85

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Air Canada offers flights from North Bay Airport to Timmins Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Hearst. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from North Bay to North Bay Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $23 - $29.

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