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There are 9 ways to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Branson by plane, taxi, car, bus, night bus or train

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Fly Sault Ste Marie to Springfield, taxi

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Springfield (SGF)
  2. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

Fly Sault Ste Marie to Fayetteville, drive

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Fayetteville (XNA)
  2. Drive from Fayetteville to Branson

Fly Sault Ste Marie to Springfield, taxi #2

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (YAM) to Springfield (SGF)
  2. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails to Traverse City, fly to Springfield, taxi

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Traverse City, MI
  2. Fly from Traverse City (TVC) to Springfield (SGF)
  3. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

Night bus, Amtrak Thruway, train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the night bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Escanaba, MI
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Escanaba, MI to Milwaukee
  3. Take the train from Milwaukee to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis
  5. Take the bus from St Louis to Springfield
  6. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, bus, train, taxi

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Petoskey, MI
  2. Take the bus from Petoskey, MI to East Lansing, MI
  3. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis
  5. Take the bus from St Louis to Springfield
  6. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, train, bus

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Kalamazoo to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City
  4. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, bus

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo Transit Center to Indianapolis, IN
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis to Kansas City
  4. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO

Drive

  1. Drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Branson

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The cheapest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Branson is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 16h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Branson is to fly and taxi which costs $370 - $1,100 and takes 9h 29m.

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The distance between Sault Ste. Marie and Branson is 826 miles. The road distance is 996.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 9h 29m to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Branson, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Springfield Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 56m and has two stopovers.

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Branson is 1h behind Sault Ste. Marie. It is currently 5:56 PM in Sault Ste. Marie and 4:56 PM in Branson.

Yes, the driving distance between Sault Ste. Marie to Branson is 997 miles. It takes approximately 16h 37m to drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Branson.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Springfield Airport.

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There are 293+ hotels available in Branson. 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 $3 - $6.

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Map of how to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Branson.
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  • Distance: 826.1 miles
  • Duration: 9h 29m

What companies run services between Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada and Branson, MO, USA?

You can take a bus from Sault Ste. Marie to Branson via Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak, Kalamazoo Transit Center, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, and Branson / Hollister, MO in around 35h 42m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Detroit, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $700
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Minneapolis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $700
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Fayetteville via Detroit, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Fayetteville via Minneapolis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Columbus, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Traverse City to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Traverse City to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Traverse City to Springfield via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Traverse City to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $650
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Detroit, Columbus, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $650
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Detroit, Knoxville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $650
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Fayetteville via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Fayetteville via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Fayetteville via Detroit, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
10h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $600
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Washington Dulles, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 46m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Detroit, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $750
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Fayetteville via Detroit, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Springfield via Toronto, Houston
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Traverse City to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Fayetteville via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $650
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Kalamazoo to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus 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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Traverse City, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Bus from Escanaba, MI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Petoskey, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Petoskey, MI to East Lansing, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
indiantrails.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 St Louis to Springfield
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Indianapolis to Kansas City
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Jefferson Lines
Phone
+1-858-800-8898
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Kalamazoo Transit Center to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$30 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Springfield to Branson
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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