There are 5 ways to get from Thunder Bay to Kenora by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Thunder Bay, ON to Kenora, ON 5603

$30 - $75

4 alternative options

Bus via Dryden  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Thunder Bay, ON to Dryden, ON 5603
  2. Take the bus from Dryden to Kenora Westbound

$54 - $103

Drive  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Thunder Bay to Kenora 303.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Kenora  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Thunder Bay (YQT) to Kenora (YQK) YQT - YQK

$61 - $321

Fly to Dryden, bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Thunder Bay (YQT) to Dryden (YHD) YQT - YHD
  2. Take the bus from Dryden to Kenora

$79 - $338

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The cheapest way to get from Thunder Bay to Kenora is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thunder Bay to Kenora is to fly and bus which costs $100 - $440 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thunder Bay, ON and arriving at Kenora, ON. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Thunder Bay and Kenora is 411 km. The road distance is 485.9 km.

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The best way to get from Thunder Bay to Kenora without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs $35 - $95.

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The bus from Thunder Bay, ON to Kenora, ON takes 7 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Thunder Bay to Kenora bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Thunder Bay, ON station.

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The best way to get from Thunder Bay to Kenora is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs $35 - $95. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $75 - $420 and takes 8 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Thunder Bay Airport to Kenora Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Thunder Bay to Kenora bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Kenora, ON station.

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Kenora is 1 h behind Thunder Bay. It is currently 4:39 PM in Thunder Bay and 3:39 PM in Kenora.

Yes, the driving distance between Thunder Bay to Kenora is 486 km. It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to drive from Thunder Bay to Kenora.

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  • Distance: 257.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

What companies run services between Thunder Bay, ON, Canada and Kenora, ON, Canada?

Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Thunder Bay to Kenora once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min. Alternatively, Bearskin Lake Air and WestJet fly from Thunder Bay to Kenora twice daily.

Airlines
Bearskin Lake Air
Website
bearskinairlines.com
Flights from Thunder Bay to Kenora via Dryden
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Thunder Bay to Kenora via Sioux Lookout, Red Lake
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Thunder Bay to Kenora via Winnipeg, Red Lake
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Thunder Bay to Kenora via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Thunder Bay to Dryden
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Thunder Bay to Dryden via Sioux Lookout
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Thunder Bay, ON to Kenora, ON
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$50 - $75
Refundable
$55 - $85
Bus from Thunder Bay, ON to Dryden, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$23 - $35
Online Fare
$29 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $65
Kasper Transportation
Phone
1-855-566-2378
Bus from Dryden to Kenora
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
gokasper.com

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