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Ride the Harbour Ferry from Halifax to Dartmouth

Dartmouth-Cole Harbour
0.25 hours
$2.75 CAD Per Person
Year-Round

About This Experience

What can you do for $2.75 you ask? You can take a 15-minute ferry ride from Halifax to Dartmouth! Expect amazing harbour views, plenty of photo ops, and transportation to a unique community with an up-and-coming craft beverage scene, exciting food culture, funky boutiques, urban art, and more.

Halifax Transit Ferry Service crosses from the Halifax Waterfront to Dartmouth’s Alderney Landing terminal and to the Woodside terminal every 15 to 30 minutes, depending on the time of day. The ferries take about 10-12 minutes to travel between Dartmouth and Halifax.

Schedules and terminal information are available on the Halifax Transit website.


LOCAL TIP: When you arrive in Downtown Dartmouth, head to Portland Street and grab a “Crobster Roll” at The Canteen or a cider at Lake City Cider!

What is Provided

Amazing views
Photo ops

Things you should know

AccessibilityWheelchair accessible
Daily Availability:Sunday - Saturday
Hours6:30 AM - 11:57 PM
Ask for a transferTransfers are valid for up to 90 minutes after the end of the route and can be used on all Halifax Transit routes and services.
ParkingBoth locations have Park & Ride lots
Closures No service Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Good Friday or Easter Sunday
Contact For general transit inquiries contact 311 or 1-800-835-6428
$2.75 CAD Per Person
Dartmouth-Cole Harbour
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