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tede Jun 9th, 2011 03:28 PM

Ferry from Bar Harbor to Nova Scotia
 
Is there a ferry that will go to Nova Scotia? I know that the "CAT" is not running anymore in Bar Harbor. Any other place to board a ferry to Nova Scotia?

KarenE Jun 13th, 2011 09:47 AM

No, there is no ferry service anymore. The closest ferry to Nova Scotia runs from St. John, New Brunswick to Digby, Nova Scotia.

Hez Jun 14th, 2011 09:15 PM

I've heard it's being considered to resume next year though.

Kwoo Jun 15th, 2011 04:45 AM

Hez, good to hear the ferry might resume next year. Do you know why it was cancelled? We took the ferry from Portland 3 years ago & it's so convenient.

Hez Jun 15th, 2011 06:06 AM

It was being subsidized by the Nova Scotia government and they stopped the subsidy.

Jan_Winona Apr 21st, 2012 06:46 PM

Does anyone know if the Bar Harbor, MA ferry service to Nova Scotia was re-instated. I'd like to take it July '12.

Hez Apr 23rd, 2012 08:02 PM

Bar Harbour is in Maine (ME) but that being said, still no ferry.


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