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There are 3 ways to get from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Winnipeg (YWG) to Thunder Bay (YQT) YWG - YQT

$96 - $216

2 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Winnipeg, ON - 1040 Beaver Hill to Dinorwic Westbound
  2. Take the bus from Dinorwic, ON to Thunder Bay Southbound

$154 - $212

Drive  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay 437.7 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 9 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay is to fly which costs $120 - $290 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Winnipeg and Thunder Bay is 598 km. The road distance is 700.3 km.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 54 min and costs $200 - $280.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay is to fly which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $120 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $200 - $280 and takes 9 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Winnipeg Airport to Thunder Bay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 22 min.

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Thunder Bay is 1 h ahead of Winnipeg. It is currently 3:00 PM in Winnipeg and 4:00 PM in Thunder Bay.

Yes, the driving distance between Winnipeg to Thunder Bay is 700 km. It takes approximately 9 h 27 min to drive from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay.

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Sunwing Airlines, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Winnipeg Airport to Thunder Bay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay.
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  • Distance: 373.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

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

WestJet, Sunwing Airlines and Air Canada fly from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay via Winnipeg, ON - 1040 Beaver Hill, Dinorwic, Dinorwic, ON, Thunder Bay, and Memorial & 13th in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Bus operators
Kasper Transportation
Phone
1-855-566-2378
Bus from Winnipeg, ON - 1040 Beaver Hill to Dinorwic
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
gokasper.com
Bus from Dinorwic, ON to Thunder Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
gokasper.com

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There are 28+ hotels available in Thunder Bay. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Winnipeg Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 35 min and costs $4.

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