Ferry to Nova Scotia
3 Ferry crossings from 6 Ports
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Ferry to Nova Scotia

Ferries to Nova Scotia are provided by Northumberland Ferries, Bay Ferries & The CAT.

Nova Scotia Ferry Times

There are approximately 1 daily sailings and up to 5 weekly sailings to Nova Scotia. Ferry timetables can change throughout the year and often increase during the high season. Use our deal finder for the most up to date sailing times and availability.

Ferry Ports of Nova Scotia

There are 3 ferry ports in Nova Scotia and Yarmouth (Nova Scotia) ferry port is the most popular with 7 weekly sailings.

Ferry from Bar Harbor to Yarmouth (Nova Scotia)

The ferry from Bar Harbor to Yarmouth (Nova Scotia) sails approximately 7 times weekly, with a sailing duration of 3 hours 30 minutes. The Bar Harbor Yarmouth (Nova Scotia) ferry is £538.89 on average. Exclusive of booking fees.

Ferry from Wood Islands to Caribou

Ferries from Wood Islands to Caribou sail approximately 8 times daily and up to 56 times weekly, with a crossing time of 1 hour 15 minutes. The average price of a Wood Islands Caribou ferry is £Routes.Second.AveragePrice. Exclusive of booking fees.

Prices will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated April 01.

Is there a car ferry to Nova Scotia?

Yes, there is a car ferry to Nova Scotia. The CAT offer car ferries to Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Ferry Prices and Offers

The cost of a ferry to Nova Scotia can vary by route, operator and season. For ferry discounts, view our special offers page.

How to book ferry tickets to Nova Scotia

Book ferry tickets to Nova Scotia online with Direct Ferries, using our Deal Finder and compare routes, prices and operators for the best deals.

Most popular questions

  • Which ferries travel to Nova Scotia?

    Ferries to Nova Scotia:
    • Wood Islands
    • Saint John (New Brunswick)
    • Bar Harbor
  • What are the ferry ports in Nova Scotia?

    Nova Scotia Ferry Ports:
    • Caribou
    • Digby
    • Yarmouth (Nova Scotia)
  • Can you take pets on the ferry to Nova Scotia?

    No, pets are not permitted with any operator on routes offered to Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotia reviews

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  • "Ferry trip from New Brunswick to Nova Scotia "

    Great trip. Nice being able to sit out on deck with tables and eat and drink. Good food chowder was really tasty. Really helpful and friendly staff.

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  • "Wonderful!"

    We really enjoyed our sailing from PEI to NS. We were lucky to have booked the 1pm sailing which had live music. This was great fun. The ship was clean and comfortable and the vegetarian pasties were delicious.

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  • "Crossing the Strait . . . ."

    From booking on-line, checking in, boarding the Confederation Ferry at Wood Islands and disembarking at Caribou we found the Bay Ferries Team very efficient. A smooth operation by a well organised crew . . . Thank you for a safe trip.

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