Visitors have numerous options for getting to Sault Ste. Marie, which include by plane, car, or bus.

Many visitors choose to fly into the Sault Ste. Marie International Airport (airport code YAM), which is located about 13 kilometers (8 miles) outside of the city center, and stop by one of the car rental agencies based around the airport to pick up a vehicle for their trip.  This airport has a number of daily, incoming flights from domestic and international locations.  

Driving through Canada can be a great way to see the country, and a personal vehicle offers the greatest freedom and flexibility in travel.  For mapped, driving directions to Sault Ste. Marie from anywhere around Canada and the United States, visit the Mapquest website.

The Greyhound Bus Company has hundreds of routes that connect cities all around Canada, the United States, and Mexico.  There is a bus station in the city of Sault Ste. Marie. Although a bit cheaper, cross country bus fares have become comparable to plane fares, so research both options if price is an issue.