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Schedule & Fares


2014 Princess of Acadia Schedule

Saint John, New Brunswick to Digby, Nova Scotia
2014 Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thurs Fri Sat
Jan. 2 - May 10 9:00 9:00 9:00 9:00 9:00 9:00 9:00
May 11 - June 21 12:00 12:00
23:00
12:00 12:00
23:00
12:00
23:00
12:00
23:00
12:00
23:00
June 22 - Oct. 25 12:00
20:00
12:00
23:00
12:00
23:00
12:00
23:00
12:00
23:00
12:00
23:00
12:00
20:00
Oct. 26 - Dec. 31 9:00 9:00 9:00 9:00 9:00 9:00 9:00

Off Season: Jan 2 - June 21, Oct 26 - Dec 31. Peak Season: June 22 - Oct 25.
Cancelled Sailings: October 25th at 20:00, December 25th at 9:00, January 1st at 9:00
All times Atlantic Time Zone. Schedule subject to change.

Digby, Nova Scotia to Saint John, New Brunswick
2014 Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thurs Fri Sat
Jan. 2 - May 10 16:00 16:00 16:00 16:00 16:00 16:00 16:00
May 11 - June 21 8:00
16:00
16:00 8:00
16:00
16:00 8:00
16:00
8:00
16:00
8:00
16:00
June 22 - Oct. 25 8:00
16:00
8:00
16:00
8:00
16:00
8:00
16:00
8:00
16:00
8:00
16:00
8:00
16:00
Oct. 26 - Dec. 31 16:00 16:00 16:00 16:00 16:00 16:00 16:00

Off Season: Jan 2 - June 21, Oct 26 - Dec 31. Peak Season: June 22 - Oct 25.
Cancelled Sailings: May 11th at 8:00, December 25th at 16:00, January 1st at 16:00
All times Atlantic Time Zone. Schedule subject to change.


2014 Passenger and Vehicle Fares

Passenger Fares

Vehicle Passenger Fares (Each Way with Vehicle)
  Off Season** Peak Season**
Adult (14 to 59 years) $34.00 $44.00
Youth (6 to 13 years) $20.00 $29.00
Child (0 to 5 years) $5.00 $5.00
Student (with ID) $29.00 $34.00
Senior (60 years +) $29.00 $34.00
Commercial Driver $29.00 $29.00
Walk-on Passenger Fares (One Way)
  Off Season** Peak Season**
Adult (14 to 59 years) $34.00 $44.00
Youth (6 to 13 years) $20.00 $29.00
Child (0 to 5 years) $5.00 $5.00
Student (with ID) $29.00 $34.00
Senior (60 years +) $29.00 $34.00
Walk-on Passenger Fares (Return)***
  Off Season** Peak Season**
Adult (14 to 59 years) $54.00 $70.00
Youth (6 to 13 years) $33.00 $46.00
Child (0 to 5 years) $10.00 $10.00
Student (with ID) $46.00 $54.00
Senior (60 years +) $46.00 $54.00

Off Season: Jan 2 - June 21, Oct 26 - Dec 31 Peak Season: June 22 - Oct 25
** Rates are in CDN funds
*** Return trip must take place within 30 days

Vehicle Fares

Notice - Fuel Surcharge

The current vehicle fuel surcharge was originally imposed in spring 2006 and has been maintained at that level despite significant fuel price fluctuations in the meantime.

  • Surcharge - All Commercial Vehicles : $50.00 CDN each way
  • Surcharge - Passenger Vehicles : $20.00 CDN each way
  • Surcharge - Motorcoach : $20.00 CDN each way

The Company reserves the right to increase or decrease fuel surcharges as required.
Applicable fuel surcharges will be as indicated at time of booking.

Vehicle Fares (One Way)
  Off Season** Peak Season**
Vehicle Up to 20' $83.00 $88.00
Motorcycle $54.00 $54.00
Motorcycle & Side Car $54.00 $54.00
Motorcycle & Trailer $69.00 $69.00
Bicycles - any type $10.00 $10.00
Big Crew With Vehicle
(5 passengers or more)
15% discount off passenger rate 15% discount off passenger rate
Vehicle Fares (Return)
  Off Season** Peak Season**
Vehicle Up to 20' $139.00 $149.00
Motorcycle $98.00 $98.00
Motorcycle & Side Car $98.00 $98.00
Motorcycle & Trailer $129.00 $129.00
Bicycles - any type $20.00 $20.00
Big Crew With Vehicle
(5 passengers or more)
15% discount off passenger rate 15% discount off passenger rate

** Rates are in CDN funds

Campers, Motorhomes and Vehicles Towing

one way
  Off Season** Peak Season**
Per foot (including passengers) $8.50 $8.50

Commercial Fares

One Way
  Off Season** Peak Season**
Vehicle 21' to 30' $164.00 $164.00
Vehicle 31' to 40' $226.00 $226.00
Vehicle 41' to 50' $296.00 $296.00
Vehicle 51' to 60' $341.00 $341.00
Vehicle 61' to 70' $374.00 $374.00
Vehicle 71' to 80' $431.00 $431.00
Vehicle 81' to 90' $482.00 $482.00
Vehicle 91' to 100' $528.00 $528.00
Vehicle 101' to 110' $585.00 $585.00
Vehicle 111' to 120' $642.00 $642.00
Vehicle 121' to 130' $699.00 $699.00

Other Fees

No-Show Fee $25.00

Motorcoach, Group and Commercial Fares

One Way
 
Motorcoach (Each Way) $255.00
Motorcoach Passengers (Each Way) $32.00 per person

Please contact us for assistance

Bus / Motorcoach Reservations:
Email: motorcoach@nfl-bay.com
Telephone: 1-888-763-5229
Fax: 506-649-7708

Group Reservations for 25 Passengers or more:
Email: groups@nfl-bay.com
Telephone: 1-888-763-5229
Fax: 506-649-7708

Commercial Information:
Email: madams@nfl-bay.com
Telephone: 506-649-7704
Fax: 506-649-7706

Note: Ferry crossing approximately 3 hours

* Round trip must be booked with initial purchase for rates to apply.
** Off Season: Jan 2 – June 21, Oct 26 – Dec 31 Peak Season: June 22 – Oct 25