Get to the great outdoors in a flash!

Just over an hour of flying time from downtown Toronto to a beautiful Northern Ontario paradise!

Did you know that you can hop on a Porter fight from downtown Toronto and be in beautiful Sault Ste. Marie—offering the best of the outdoors along with all the comforts and conveniences of the cityin just over one hour of actual flying time? Not only is this a quick flight, saving you time to enjoy experiences, but Porter offers regular seat sales, so you can plan this convenient getaway all within your budget.

Here are all the details you will need to book your trip and enjoy a few days in this beautiful Northern Ontario paradise.

Step One:

Book a flight with Porter! The airline has great deals to Sault Ste. Marie. Book your flight now and save!

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Once your flight is booked, just buckle up, relax and enjoy comfortable seating, ample legroom, and complimentary snacks and beverages on board every Porter flight.

Step Two:

Book Your Weekend Getaway Package!

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Sault Ste. Marie is home to some of the most spectacular experiences for those who want to escape the city and get out and enjoy every minute of this incredible season, Northern Ontario style. Whether it’s alpine or cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, skating, eating exceptional food or enjoying some local entertaiment, you will have an incredible getaway here.

Step Three:

Experience Exceptional Cuisine!

For a full restaruant guide, the link above will show you where to find the best of whatever it is you're craving, but to get things started; if you're a pizza lover, we have a list that will feed your obsession and your soul. Add these hot spots to your travel agenda.

Step Four:

Have some fun! Explore, eat incredible food, take in some local entertainment, meet new people and grab ahold of a true Northern Ontario experience!

We would love to hear about your winter experiences in the area. Send an email to and tell us about it!

About Dionne Elgie

Dionne Elgie grew up in Sault Ste. Marie and has a deep personal love for this city, and like many Saultites, a real passion for the great outdoors. Along with her team at DIG (Digital Intelligence Group)—she works with Tourism Sault Ste. Marie to curate compelling travel stories and collect truly useful tour tips that appeal to both local residents and out-of-town visitors. You can contact Dionne at—she’d love to hear from you!

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