By Boat and Ferry


By Boat and Ferry

Northumberland Ferries sails between Wood Islands, PEI, and Caribou, Nova Scotia, from May to mid-December. The crossing takes about 75 minutes, and the round-trip costs approximately $60 per vehicle, $80 for a camper or RV; foot passengers pay $14 (you pay only when leaving the Island). A fuel surcharge is added, so ask about this when booking. There are 18 crossings per day in summer.


Northumberland Ferries (877/762–7245.

Air Canada (888/247–2262.

Delta Airlines (800/221–1212 or 800/241–4141.

WestJet (888/937–8538.

Charlottetown Airport (902/566–7997.

Eastwind Cycle (902/471–4424 or 866/447–7468.

Freewheeling Adventures (902/857–3600 or 800/672–0775.

PEI Express Shuttle (902/462–8177 or 877/877–1771.

Advanced Shuttle Service (902/888–3353 or 877/886–3322.

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