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Ride the Harbour Ferry from Halifax to Dartmouth

Dartmouth-Cole Harbour
0.25 hours
$2.50 CAD Per Person
All Year

About This Experience

What can you do for $2.50 you ask? You can take the 15-minute ferry ride from Downtown Halifax to Downtown Dartmouth for amazing views, photo ops and transportation to an awesome community!

Halifax Transit Harbour Ferries makes trips from Halifax’s Waterfront to Dartmouth’s Alderney Landing terminal and Woodside terminal every 15 to 30 minutes depending on the time of day and take about 10-12 minutes to travel between Dartmouth and Downtown Halifax.

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


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

What is Provided

Amazing views
Photo ops

Things you should know

AccessibilityWheelchair accessible
Daily Availability:Sunday - Saturday
Hours6:30am - 12:57pm
Ask for a transfer!Transfers 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
$2.50 CAD Per Person
Dartmouth-Cole Harbour
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