Travel Information

Planning a trip to Kita-Kon? Here is some travel information so that your trip goes smoothly.

US Travelers – What You Need to Know

If you’ve never been to another country, it might seem intimidating at first, but don’t worry! We’re here to let you know that it’s actually very simple to visit Canada!

If you are planning on driving, you need a Passport Card or Passport Book, which are $55 USD and $135 USD respectively. The Passport Card is only valid for use in North America using ground and port entry, so make sure you research the best option for you.

If you are planning on flying, you need a Passport Book, which is $135 USD.

Once you have a Passport Card or Passport Book, you are ready to enter the country! It’s that simple! Crossing the border on average takes about 10 to 15 minutes after answering a couple of simple questions about your visit.

Average Exchange Rate – $1.00 USD = $1.25 CAD

Hotels

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Days Inn Thunder Bay North

Location1250 Golf Links Rd

Websitewww.daysinn.ca

Rates – Range from $109 – $139 CAD per night

Transportation – The Days Inn Thunder Bay North is approximately 15mins away from Lakehead University by walking.

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Travelodge Thunder Bay

Location450 Memorial Ave

Websitewww.travelodge.com

Rates – Range from $89 – $119 CAD per night

Transportation – The Travelodge Thunder Bay is approximately 10mins from Lakehead University by transit or 20mins away from Lakehead University by walking.

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Super 8

Location439 Memorial Ave

Websitewww.super8.com

Rates – Range from $89 – $115 CAD per night

Transportation – The Super 8 is approximately 10mins from Lakehead University by transit or 20mins away from Lakehead University by walking.

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Days Inn & Suites

Location645 Sibley Drive

Websitewww.daysinn.ca

Rates – Range from $119 – $139 CAD per night

Transportation – The Days Inn & Suites is approximately 10mins away from Lakehead University by driving.

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Marriott Towneplace Suites

Location550 Harbour Expy

Websitewww.marriott.com

Rates – Range from $119 – $139 CAD per night

Transportation – The Marriott TownePlace Suites is approximately 10mins away from Lakehead University by driving.