Bus Service to Hearst Increases to Daily Service

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Ontario Northland will increase bus service between Hearst and Timmins (via Cochrane) to seven days per week effective immediately.

“We are looking forward to providing daily service to Hearst,” said Tracy MacPhee, Director of Passenger Operations. “We have heard positive feedback from both our passengers and bus parcel express customers who will benefit from daily service.”

Scheduled Time
Scheduled Time
Hearst 5:00 AM Timmins 10:30 PM
Kapuskasing 6:10 AM Cochrane 11:50 PM
Smooth Rock Falls 7:00 AM Smooth Rock Falls 12:35 AM
Cochrane 7:40 AM Kapuskasing  1:30 AM
Timmins  arrival 9:00 AM Hearst arrival 3:05 AM

Increased service to Hearst is part of the provincial government’s investment in bus transportation as recently announced in Thunder Bay by Minister Steven Del Duca, Minister Michael Gravelle and Minister Bill Mauro.Ontario Northland’s agency in Hearst is the Esso at 1112 Front Street. Bus tickets can also be purchased online at www.ontarionorthland.ca or by calling 1-800-461-8558.

Kasper Transportation is expected to connect in Hearst with Ontario Northland by the end of the year. Kasper Transportation is a northern-focused carrier offering multiple scheduled trips every day between Ontario and Manitoba. 

Ontario Northland is committed to providing reliable and effective transportation service throughout Northern Ontario.



For more information about Ontario Northland please contact:

Renée Baker, Communications Manager
Tel: 705.472.4500 or 1.800.363.7512 ext. 530, cell 705.499.7573