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There are 9 ways to get from Thunder Bay to Denver by car, plane, bus, night bus or train

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Drive to Hancock, fly

  1. Drive from Thunder Bay to Hancock
  2. Fly from Hancock (CMX) to Denver (DEN)

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Drive to Duluth, fly

  1. Drive from Thunder Bay to Duluth
  2. Fly from Duluth (DLH) to Denver (DEN)

Fly from Thunder Bay

  1. Fly from Thunder Bay (YQT) to Denver (DEN)

Drive to Hibbing/Chisholm, fly

  1. Drive from Thunder Bay to Hibbing/Chisholm
  2. Fly from Hibbing/Chisholm (HIB) to Denver (DEN)

Bus, night bus, Amtrak Thruway, train

  1. Take the bus from Thunder Bay to Sault Ste Marie
  2. Take the night bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Escanaba, MI
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Escanaba, MI to Milwaukee
  4. Take the train from Milwaukee to Chicago Union Station
  5. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Denver

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, train

  1. Take the bus from Thunder Bay to Sault Ste Marie
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Petoskey, MI
  3. Take the bus from Petoskey, MI to East Lansing, MI
  4. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  5. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Denver

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails via Omaha

  1. Take the bus from Thunder Bay to Sault Ste Marie
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Kalamazoo to Chicago
  4. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Omaha, Ne
  5. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Denver

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails

  1. Take the bus from Thunder Bay to Sault Ste Marie
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Kalamazoo Transit Center to Indianapolis, IN
  4. Take the bus from Indianapolis to Denver

Drive

  1. Drive from Thunder Bay to Denver

Thunder Bay (YQT) to Denver (DEN) flights

The flight time between Thunder Bay (YQT) and Denver (DEN) is around 10h 9m and covers a distance of around 966 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 5m. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 50m. Services are operated by Air Canada, United Airlines, WestJet and others. Typically 204 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
6h 3m
Layover time:
4h 5m
Total time:
10h 9m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
6h 50m
Flight distance:
966 miles
Flights per week:
204
Cheapest price:
$166
Carbon emissions:
313 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:30
Last flight departs at:
12:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Thunder Bay (YQT) to Denver (DEN) flight schedules

Flights departing Sunday, September 19, 2021

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Denver is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Denver is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Denver is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Canada from United States.

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Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thunder Bay to Denver is to drive which costs $210 - $310 and takes 20h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Thunder Bay to Denver is to drive and fly which costs $280 - $390 and takes 10h 11m.

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The distance between Thunder Bay and Denver is 986 miles. The road distance is 1261 miles.

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It takes approximately 16h 43m to get from Thunder Bay to Denver, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Thunder Bay to Denver is to fly which takes 10h 12m and costs $260 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus and Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails via Omaha, which costs and takes 2 days 0h.

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There is no direct flight from Hancock Airport to Denver Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 35m and has one stopover.

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Denver is 2h behind Thunder Bay. It is currently 6:26 PM in Thunder Bay and 4:26 PM in Denver.

Yes, the driving distance between Thunder Bay to Denver is 1261 miles. It takes approximately 20h 48m to drive from Thunder Bay to Denver.

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United Airlines offers flights from Hancock Airport to Denver Airport.

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Map of how to get from Thunder Bay to Denver.
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  • Distance: 985.9 miles
  • Duration: 16h 43m

What companies run services between Thunder Bay, ON, Canada and Denver, CO, USA?

Air Canada, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Thunder Bay to Denver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thunder Bay to Denver via Sault Ste Marie, Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak, Kalamazoo, Chicago, Chicago, Il, Omaha, Ne, and Omaha, NE in around 2 days 0h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Rapid City
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Joplin
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Des Moines
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Moline
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Sioux City
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Sioux Falls
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Salina
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Hancock to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Kearney
Ave. Duration
9h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Thunder Bay to Denver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Thunder Bay to Denver via Toronto, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Thunder Bay to Denver via Toronto, Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Thunder Bay to Denver via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Thunder Bay to Denver via Toronto, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Duluth to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Duluth to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Moline
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Duluth to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Des Moines
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Duluth to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Omaha
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Duluth to Denver via Chicago O'Hare, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
9h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Duluth to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Flights from Hibbing/Chisholm to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $250
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Thunder Bay to Denver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Thunder Bay to Denver via Toronto, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25
Train from Chicago Union Station to Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Thunder Bay to Sault Ste Marie
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $160
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Ontario Northland
Senior
$85 - $130
Adult
$100 - $160
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
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Escanaba, MI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Petoskey, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kalamazoo to Chicago
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Indianapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $230
Burlington Trailways
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
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

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The best way to get from Thunder Bay to Thunder Bay Airport is to line 14 bus which takes 16 min and costs $3.

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