There are 7 ways to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Sault Ste Marie, bus  •  14h 14m

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) CIU - MMH
  2. Take the bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street

$252 - $994

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Fly from Sault Ste Marie, bus #2  •  15h 24m

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (YAM) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) YAM - MMH
  2. Take the bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street

$370 - $1,588

Night bus, bus to Traverse City, fly, bus  •  18h 42m

  1. Take the night bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace, MI
  2. Take the bus from St. Ignace, MI to Traverse City, MI
  3. Fly from Traverse City (TVC) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) TVC - MMH
  4. Take the bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street

$443 - $1,587

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, train, bus  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  4. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Lone Pine
  5. Take the bus from Lone Pine - McDonald's, 601 S. Main Street to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street

Night bus, bus, train  •  2 days 18h

  1. Take the night bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace, MI
  2. Take the bus from St. Ignace, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
  3. Take the train from Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Reno Amtrak Station
  5. Take the bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street

$304 - $467

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, bus  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Los Angeles, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Lone Pine
  5. Take the bus from Lone Pine - McDonald's, 601 S. Main Street to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street

Drive  •  39h 12m

  1. Drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop 2430.3 miles

$320 - $470

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop is to drive which costs $420 - $650 and takes 39h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop is to fly and bus which costs $330 - $1,400 and takes 14h 14m.

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The distance between Sault Ste. Marie and Bishop is 1855 miles. The road distance is 2430.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 14h 14m to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h 46m and has two stopovers.

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Bishop is 3h behind Sault Ste. Marie. It is currently 4:08 PM in Sault Ste. Marie and 1:08 PM in Bishop.

Yes, the driving distance between Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop is 2430 miles. It takes approximately 39h 12m to drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Bishop. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Sault Ste Marie Airport is to drive which takes 26 min and costs $4 - $6.

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Map of how to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop.
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  • Distance: 1855 miles
  • Duration: 14h 14m

What companies run services between Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada and Bishop, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sault Ste. Marie to Bishop via Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak, Kalamazoo, Mi, Chicago, Il, Los Angeles, Ca, Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles, Lone Pine, and Lone Pine - McDonald's, 601 S. Main Street in around 2 days 23h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Minneapolis, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Minneapolis, Las Vegas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11h 46m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Detroit, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 36m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
22h 54m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Toronto, Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
13h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,100
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Toronto, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
20h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Toronto, Denver
Ave. Duration
21h 41m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
20h 56m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Toronto, Winnipeg, Denver
Ave. Duration
21h 41m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Toronto, Minneapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
21h 41m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Mammoth Lakes via Toronto, St. Louis, Denver
Ave. Duration
21h 41m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Traverse City to Mammoth Lakes via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
12h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Traverse City to Mammoth Lakes via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Traverse City to Mammoth Lakes via Detroit, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
12h 36m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kalamazoo Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
43h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
Train from Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Chicago Union Station to Reno Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Seat
$450 - $650
Bus operators
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Lone Pine - McDonald's, 601 S. Main Street to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center to Bishop - Vons/Kmart, 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from St. Ignace, MI to Traverse City, MI
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from St. Ignace, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
SP Scenic Lines
Phone
917-398-0398
Email
help@ilikebus.com
Website
overlandscenic.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Lone Pine
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
overlandscenic.com
Book at
ilikebus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Chicago, Il to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
47h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$210 - $300
Flexible
$300 - $430

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