Thank You for a Wonderful Season!

The CAT ferry between Portland, Maine and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia has ended for 2018. We look forward to having you onboard, again or for the first time, when service resumes in spring of 2019.

The CAT High Speed Car Ferry

Discover what’s beyond the horizon the way explorers always have—by sea.

There’s no more beautiful backdrop for a coastal getaway than Nova Scotia, and no better way to get there than on The CAT.

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.

Discover our Onboard Amenities



Current exchange rates mean your Canadian vacation will not only be memorable, it will be affordable, too.



If you book your ferry passage online you’ll save on your ferry reservation. Book Online Now »

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We’ve Joined Green Marine

We care about the waters we sail. They’re our playground and we’re committed to keeping them clean and safe. That’s why Bay Ferries Limited have signed on as the newest members of Green Marine, the largest voluntary environmental program for the maritime industry in North America.

Green Marine certification is a rigorous and transparent process, and the program offers a detailed roadmap to address key environmental issues such as air and greenhouse gas emissions, underwater noise, oily water, and garbage management. Learn more about the Green Marine program here.

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