There are 6 ways to get from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Sault Ste Marie  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Sault Ste Marie (YAM) YVR - YAM

$380 - $1,133

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Bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB 5000 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Sault Ste Marie, ON 5150

$193 - $467

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Fly to Sault Ste Marie #2  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Sault Ste Marie (CIU) YVR - CIU

$315 - $1,260

Train Amtrak, bus  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI 916
  4. Take the bus from Green Bay, WI - Transit to Escanaba
  5. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to Sault Ste. Marie, MI

$354 - $971

Train VIA Rail, bus  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Portage la Prairie VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Portage La Prairie, MB to Sault Ste Marie, ON 5150

$241 - $769

Drive  •  38 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie 2367.5 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Sault Ste Marie, ON via Calgary, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 11 h.

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The distance between Vancouver and Sault Ste. Marie is 2876 km. The road distance is 3788.1 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 11 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to get from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Vancouver, BC station.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie is to fly which takes 8 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 11 h.

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There is no direct flight from Vancouver Airport to Sault Ste Marie Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 36 min and has one stopover.

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Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Sault Ste Marie, ON station.

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Sault Ste. Marie is 3 h ahead of Vancouver. It is currently 5:54 AM in Vancouver and 8:54 AM in Sault Ste. Marie.

Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie is 3788 km. It takes approximately 38 h 41 min to drive from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie.

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  • Distance: 1797.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 16 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada?

Air Canada flies from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vancouver to Sault Ste. Marie via Calgary, AB in around 2 days 11 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Edmonton, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Nanaimo, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Victoria, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Winnipeg, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Calgary, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Los Angeles, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,600
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Sault Ste Marie via Edmonton, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Train from Everett Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
42 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$250 - $380
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$950 - $1,400
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Portage la Prairie
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$160 - $230
Economy
$310 - $420
Economy Plus
$420 - $600
Business
$450 - $650
Business Plus/Sleeper
$800 - $1,200
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Green Bay, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI - Transit to Escanaba
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Escanaba, MI to Sault Ste. Marie, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $100
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Calgary, AB to Sault Ste Marie, ON
Ave. Duration
43 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$140 - $210
Online Fare
$190 - $260
Standard Fare
$230 - $340
Refundable
$250 - $370
Bus from Portage La Prairie, MB to Sault Ste Marie, ON
Ave. Duration
24 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$75 - $120
Online Fare
$100 - $150
Standard Fare
$130 - $190
Refundable
$140 - $210

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Air Canada offers flights from Vancouver Airport to Sault Ste Marie Airport.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Sault Ste. Marie. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Vancouver Airport is to subway which takes 18 min and costs .

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