Frequently Asked Ferry Questions
  • Credit card
  • License plate number, if you’re bringing a vehicle (overall length and height of oversize vehicles or vehicles carrying items on or behind the vehicle, ie. bike or kayak rack)

Spyders/slingshots can take up the same amount of lane meters as a regular passenger vehicle, up to (less than 7′ high and 20′ long).

If using a rental vehicle, please enter “RENTAL” in the license plate field when booking online.

Pick-up areas are available in both ferry terminals.

Long term parking at the Saint John and Digby ferry terminals will be available for a fee. Parking is at your own risk. For more information click here.

In event of a cancelled crossing, Bay Ferries, operators of the MV Fundy Rose, will send you an email advisory and options on how to rebook or cancel your reservations.

If you have not provided us with an email address, our agents will attempt to call you as soon as possible.

Please be sure to give us contact information that you will have access to while travelling. If you are travelling out of country, please keep cell phone data access in mind.

When in doubt, please call our contact centre or terminals – they will be able to advise you of service interruptions and help you rebook/cancel.

Want to receive updates on ferry schedule changes?

Text SAIL to 1.866.397.1945 to sign up for Bay Ferries’ sailing alerts.

Reservations may be modified or cancelled for a full refund prior to the scheduled departure. A fee of $25 applies to no-shows.


Seating aboard MV Fundy Rose is first come, first served and cannot be reserved. We offer a variety of seats, including airline style seating. We have 744 seats, of which 250 are airline style.

New to our Bay of Fundy ferry service, the Trucker’s Lounge is a welcoming and comfortable area, dedicated to big rig drivers on board MV Fundy Rose.

Bay Ferries is pleased to provide a smoke-free environment on board MV Fundy Rose and within the Saint John and Digby Terminals to support the health and wellness of our passengers and employees. No smoking of any kind is permitted including vapor products, e-cigarettes, and cannabis.