Distance between Thunder Bay ON and Marathon ON

The distance from Thunder Bay to Marathon is 299 kilometers by road including 6 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 25 minutes and goes through Nipigon, Schreiber, Terrace Bay, Dorion and Rossport.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Thunder Bay 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
11 72 km, 48 min
Dorion 72 km 0:48 48 min 5.5 L
11 43 km, 29 min
Nipigon 115 km 1:17 1 h 17 min 8.6 L
17 66 km, 44 min
Rossport 181 km 2:02 2 h 02 min 14.2 L
17 19 km, 12 min
Schreiber 200 km 2:15 2 h 15 min 15.5 L
17 17 km, 12 min
Terrace Bay 217 km 2:28 2 h 28 min 17.0 L
17 81 km, 57 min
Marathon 299 km 3:25 3 h 25 min 23.6 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Thunder Bay to Marathon?

Fuel cost: 45.2 CAD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 299 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.89 CAD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Thunder Bay to Marathon?

Driving time: 3 h 25 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 267 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 58 min
  • 13 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 9 min
  • 10 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 8 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 4 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 4 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Thunder Bay to Marathon by land?

The distance between Thunder Bay and Marathon is 299 km by road including 6 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Thunder Bay and Marathon respectively.

How far is Thunder Bay to Marathon by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Thunder Bay and Marathon is 215 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Thunder Bay and Marathon respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Thunder Bay from Marathon by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 16 min to cover the distance of 215 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 58 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Thunder Bay to Marathon?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 53 min to cover the distance of 215 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 1 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Thunder Bay and Marathon?

The halfway point between Thunder Bay and Marathon is Rossport. It is located about 32 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Rossport to Thunder Bay is 181 km and driving will take about 2 h 2 min. The road between Rossport and Marathon has length 117 km and will take approximately 1 h 23 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Nipigon is in 115 km from Thunder Bay and 183 km from Marathon

Where is Thunder Bay in relation to Marathon?

Thunder Bay is located 215 km west of Marathon.

Thunder Bay has geographic coordinates: latitude 48.40641, longitude -89.2598.

Marathon has geographic coordinates: latitude 48.71622, longitude -86.3759.

Which highway goes from Thunder Bay to Marathon?

The route from Thunder Bay to Marathon follows 17, 11.

The distance between Thunder Bay and Marathon is ranked 240th in the ranking popularity.
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