Highways from all points in the United States and Canada join the Trans Canada Highway from New Brunswick into Nova Scotia.
There are several car ferries operating that link Nova Scotia to the eastern seaboard of the United States, and the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland, and Prince Edward Island.
Bar Harbor or Portland, Maine, USA SERVICE SUSPENDED
The Cat high-speed ferry operates late May to mid-October between Yarmouth, Nova Scotia and Bar Harbor or Portland, Maine, USA. For complete sailing schedules, fares and reservations contact Bay Ferries at toll free 1-866-484-4819, or on-line at www.motorcycleferry.com.
Saint John, New Brunswick
Daily crossings year-round between Saint John, New Brunswick and Digby, Nova Scotia. For sailing times, fares and reservations contact Bay Ferries at 1-888-249-7245, or on-line www.nfl-bay.com.
Wood Islands, Prince Edward Island
Daily crossings from May 1-December 20 between Wood Islands, Prince Edward Island and Caribou, Nova Scotia. For sailing schedules, fares and reservations contact Bay Ferries at 1-888-249-7245, or on-line www.nfl-bay.com.
Daily service year-round between Port-aux-Basques, Newfoundland and North Sydney, Nova Scotia; and additional service between Argentia, Newfoundland and North Sydney, Nova Scotia from mid-June to mid-October. For sailing schedules, fares and reservations contact Marine Atlantic at 1-800-341-7981, or online www.marine-atlantic.ca.
Contact your travel agent or VIA Rail at 1-888-VIA-RAIL (1-888-842-7245).
The Halifax Stanfield International Airport is the destination for most scheduled air service from all major Canadian, American, and European cities.
Visit www.FlyHalifax.com for additional information.
More Questions ?
Call Nova Scotia’s Toll Free Reservation & Information Service at 1-800-565-0000.