Ferry Schedules

Digby, Nova Scotia to Saint John, New Brunswick


Take an unforgettable journey across the Bay of Fundy in comfort & style!

Welcome aboard Fundy Rose, the new ferry replacing Princess of Acadia. With daily crossings between Digby, Nova Scotia and Saint John, New Brunswick, Fundy Rose transports all types of vehicles including cars, RVs, trucks, tour buses, and motorcycles, as well as walk-on passengers and four-legged friends—plus travel times are now reduced by an additional 45 minutes per crossing. She also offers an improved journey, all daytime sailings, and a host of new and improved amenities.

Take advantage of Fundy Rose’s outdoor seating and viewing area to feel the wind in your face and search the Bay of Fundy for sightings of whales and other sea life. Enjoy better onboard accessibility with two elevators, an escalator, and ramps throughout. And during your cruise, pop by the Mid Ship Café for a Starbucks coffee and lighter fare, grab a drink at the Crow’s Nest, or visit the Acadia Eatery, featuring a full daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu.

Use our Business Centre or free Wi-Fi to catch up on work while we do the driving, watch live entertainment (on scheduled occasions), or catch the latest flick in one of Fundy Rose’s two movie lounges. There’s even a children’s play area, trucker’s lounge, tourist information centre, gift shop, and animal shelter, so everyone is taken care of on Fundy Rose!  For our schedule click here!


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The fun of a cruise... The convenience of a ferry!

Sailing daily between Portland, Maine and Nova Scotia, Canada.

Traveling between New England and Nova Scotia has never been easier or more enjoyable. Drive or walk on board the cruise ferry, Nova Star, for an entertaining travel experience never before offered between these two exciting vacation destinations. A variety of unique dining options, a casino, spa, live entertainment and more are all part of the cruise experience.

We look forward to welcoming you aboard Nova Star. Book your trip today!

NOVA STAR CRUISES - Yarmouth, Nova Scotia to Portland, Maine - ONLY 1 hour from Digby.  Click here for fares and schedules.