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There are 8 ways to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University by plane, night bus, bus, train or car

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Fly Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham  •  9h 3m

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (YAM) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) YAM - RDU

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Fly Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham #2  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) CIU - RDU

Fly Sault Ste Marie to Greensboro/High Point, night bus  •  12h 46m

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) CIU - GSO
  2. Take the night bus from Greensboro to Durham

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails to Pellston, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  11h 48m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Pellston, MI
  2. Fly from Pellston (PLN) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PLN - RDU

Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, bus  •  31h 25m

  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 bus from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Toledo
  4. Take the bus from Toledo to Winston Salem
  5. Take the bus from Winston Salem to Durham

Night bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, bus  •  31h 43m

  1. Take the night bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace, MI
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from St. Ignace, MI to Flint
  3. Take the bus from Flint, MI to Detroit, MI
  4. Take the bus from Detroit to Winston Salem
  5. Take the bus from Winston Salem to Durham

Bus, train  •  36h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Sault Ste Marie to Sudbury
  2. Take the bus from Sudbury to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
  4. Take the train from Newark to Cary

Drive  •  16h 25m

  1. Drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University 981.8 miles
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The cheapest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 16h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University is to fly which costs $230 - $400 and takes 8h 42m.

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The distance between Sault Ste. Marie and Duke University is 783 miles. The road distance is 981.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University without a car is to bus and train which takes 36h 57m and costs $400 - $800.

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It takes approximately 9h 3m to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University is to fly which takes 9h 3m and costs $180 - $290. Alternatively, you can Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails and bus, which costs and takes 31h 25m.

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There is no direct flight from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 44m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University is 982 miles. It takes approximately 16h 25m to drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University.

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Bearskin Lake Air, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University.
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  • Distance: 782.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 3m

What companies run services between Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada and Duke University, NC, USA?

Air Canada, United Airlines and six other airlines fly from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sault Ste. Marie to Duke University via Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Petoskey, MI, East Lansing Amtrak Station, Toledo, Winston Salem, Durham, Durham Station, and Flowers Dr at Duke Gardens in around 31h 25m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $300
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $450
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $390
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $390
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $390
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $470
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $490
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit
Ave. Duration
10h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $360
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Greensboro/High Point via Minneapolis, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Greensboro/High Point via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
10h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $480
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Flights from Pellston to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit, Austin
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Toronto, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Sudbury, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Raleigh/Durham via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $380
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $370
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$85 - $110
Business
$140 - $210
Economy
$120 - $140
EconomyPlus
$220 - $310
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.

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Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark to Cary
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Greensboro to Durham
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
flixbus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Pellston, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
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 East Lansing Amtrak Station to Toledo
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Bus from St. Ignace, MI to Flint
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
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
Night bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint, MI to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Amtrak Thruway

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12
$16 - $23
Adult
$30 - $45
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Toledo to Winston Salem
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $130
Bus from Winston Salem to Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Detroit to Winston Salem
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800 363 7512
Email
info@ontarionorthland.ca
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Sault Ste Marie to Sudbury
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$40 - $60
Adult
$45 - $70
Bus from Sudbury to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Book at
Ontario Northland
Senior
$45 - $70
Adult
$55 - $85

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The best way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Sault Ste Marie Airport is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $55 - $65.

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