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Recommended option

Fly from Toronto Island  •  4 h 2 min

  1. YTZ - YQT

$115 - $265

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 59 min

  1. 5603

$70 - $180

2 alternative options

Fly from Toronto  •  4 h 9 min

  1. YYZ - YQT

$107 - $273

Drive  •  18 h 21 min

  1. 863 miles

$110 - $170

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

Porter Airlines flies from Toronto to Thunder Bay every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Toronto to Thunder Bay once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $180 and the journey takes 18 h 59 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Toronto to Thunder Bay via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Thunder Bay, ON
Ave. Duration
18 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$70 - $110
Online Fare
$100 - $140
Standard Fare
$120 - $180
Refundable
$130 - $200

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Toronto and Thunder Bay is 925 km. The road distance is 1381 km.

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Thunder Bay is to bus which costs $95 - $230 and takes 18 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Toronto to Thunder Bay is to fly which takes 4 h 2 min and costs $140 - $350.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Thunder Bay, ON. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Toronto to Thunder Bay, including transfers.