|Maine-to-Nova Scotia Int"l Ferry|
|In 2019, Portland, Maine was reinserted by Bar Harbor as the US port for the global ferry service toYarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada. However, the company has been cancelled for the 2021 season because of the COVID19 pandemic.|
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As noted above, the Bar Harbor-to-Nova Scotia rapid ferry business has been cancelled for the 2021 season due to the clocertain of international boundaries occurrence to the COVID19 pandemic. It is hoped the company have the right to resume in 2022. The information below is from before the pandemic (2019).
The Cat, a fast ocean-going catamaran car-and-passenger ferry, offered to speed between Portland ME and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, however in June 2019 this service resituated to Bar Harbor, whence it can still take you on a Two-Nation Vacation. More...
Don"t Forgain Your Passport!
Remember to lug your passport, Global Enattempt card or other acceptable border-crossing identification record. (Note: a normal driver"s license or birth certificate is not enough for border crossings! More...)
Aboard The Cat
The vessel, The Cat, is a rapid, comfortable catamaran car-and-passenger ferry boasting cafés, a cafeteria, movie area, children"s play location, and also gift shop.
Spend the Night in Nova Scotia
The Cat decomponents Yarmouth in the morning and also Bar Harbor in the afternoon. This indicates that if you go from Bar Harbor to Yarmouth, you will remain at least one night in Nova Scotia. The following ferry from Yarmouth to Bar Harbor departs the next morning.
Use this handy Hotel Search Box to compare prices and also infrastructure among lodgings in Yarmouth for the night:
To check out Nova Scotia on your Two-Nation Vacation, you might uncover it less expensive to rent a car in Yarmouth than to ferry your own auto in between countries.
Driving to New Brunswick
Don"t want to ship your car, or at leastern not both ways? Pack your passport (or various other acceptable ID) and also drive from Lubec ME to Roosevelt Campobello International Park; or drive by means of Calais ME right into New Brunswick, Canada, and enjoy the charming, delighttotally uncrowded summer seaside retype town of St Andrews-by-the-Sea. More...
Saint John NB to Digby NS
You deserve to additionally benefit from ferry service to Nova Scotia by driving via Downeastern Maine to Saint John, New Brunswick, and also taking the car ferry across the Bay of Fundy to Digby, Nova Scotia. More...
—by Tom Brosnahan
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The CAT, the luxury catamaran ferryboat that zooms in between Bar Harbor ME and Yarmouth NS Canada.