Frequently Asked Questions
Wood Islands – Caribou Service FAQ
How long is the crossing between Nova Scotia and PEI?
What dining options are available onboard?
Are the Confederation and Holiday Island wheelchair accessible?
Can I smoke onboard?
Can I bring a propane tank onboard?
Can I make a reservation from Caribou to Wood Islands?
Is parking available at the Wood Islands and Caribou terminals?
Is real-time travel information available for departure times?
Are there special instructions for passengers with reservations?
Are pets allowed on board?
Will I have to back on or off the ferry?
Can I return to my vehicle during the crossing?
Can I remain in my vehicle during the crossing?
Do I need a reservation?
What is the distance across the Northumberland Strait?
16 miles or 25.7km
For all other inquiries please refer them to NFL-Bay Corporate Office in Charlottetown. Telephone 902.566.3838.