The road to adventure is rarely paved. The high-speed CAT ferry will take you between Portland, Maine and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia in just 5.5 hours. At half the driving time, you’ll have even more of an opportunity to explore the beauty beyond the horizon. And with plenty of onboard amenities and a knowledgeable staff and crew, your journey will be more than just fast, it will be an experience you’ll never forget.



The mv Fundy Rose, offers daily crossings between Digby, Nova Scotia and Saint John, New Brunswick. All types of vehicles including cars, RVs, trucks, tour buses, and motorcycles, are welcome aboard—as well as walk-on passengers and four-legged friends.


Arrive By Land

Driving from Halifax, there are four routes to Yarmouth and Acadian Shores.

  • Take Highway 101 from Halifax and head west via the Annapolis Valley.
  • Follow scenic route #1 along the Annapolis Valley and Fundy Shore south from Halifax.
  • Take Highway 103 from Halifax and head west via the South Shore.
  • Follow scenic route #3 south from Halifax along the South Shore.

Arrive By Air

Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) in Halifax, Nova Scotia is just a short three-hour drive away. There are daily flights from Canada, the USA, and Europe. Visit them online at

Yarmouth International Airport regularly accepts charter and private flights. For more information, please call (902) 742-6484 (Monday through Friday) or visit:

Visitor Information

228 Main St., Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

(902) 742-5033

Discount Car and Truck Rentals

     44 Starrs Rd., Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

     (902) 881-2883


Enterprise Rent-A-Car

     123 Starrs Rd, Yarmouth, 

     (902) 742-5559


Mariner Shuttle

     Yarmouth to Halifax Airport with stops along the North Shore

     (902) 586-8302 (local)