There are 8 ways to get from Cape Breton Island to Yarmouth Port by plane, bus, taxi, train, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Sydney to Boston, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (YQY) to Boston (BOS) YQY - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Logan International Airport to Barnstable, MA - Park/Ride Lot, Rte 6 & 132

$233 - $549

Cheapest option

Fly Sydney to Hyannis  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (YQY) to Hyannis (HYA) YQY - HYA

$208 - $1,546

6 alternative options

Fly Sydney to Provincetown, taxi  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (YQY) to Provincetown (PVC) YQY - PVC
  2. Take a taxi from Provincetown to Yarmouth Port

$413 - $1,217

Bus to Halifax, fly to Boston, bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Hawkesbury, NS to Halifax Airport, NS
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Boston (BOS) YHZ - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Logan International Airport to Barnstable, MA - Park/Ride Lot, Rte 6 & 132

$210 - $475

Bus, train  •  37 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney, NS to Truro, NS 154 / ...
  2. Take the train from Truro to Montréal
  3. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Barnstable, MA - Park/Ride Lot, Rte 6 & 132 Bos / ...

$218 - $546

Bus, train via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak  •  42 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Sydney, NS to Truro, NS 154 / ...
  2. Take the train from Truro to Saint-Lambert
  3. Take the train from St-Lambert Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
  5. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Barnstable, MA - Park/Ride Lot, Rte 6 & 132 Bos / ...

Drive  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Yarmouth Port 900.2 miles

$110 - $180

Drive, car ferry, bus  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Drive from North Sydney, NS to Yarmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Yarmouth to Portland, ME
  3. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...

$219 - $287

What companies run services between Cape Breton Island, NS, Canada and Yarmouth Port, MA, USA?

Air Canada, Cape Air and two other airlines fly from New Waterford to Yarmouth Port every 4 hours.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Sydney to Hyannis via Halifax, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to Hyannis via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Hyannis via Halifax, Boston, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Hyannis via Toronto, Boston, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Hyannis via Halifax, Boston, Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Hyannis via Toronto, Boston, Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
11 h 32 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Halifax, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Halifax, Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Halifax, Montreal, Boston
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $2,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sydney to Boston via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Sydney to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Sydney to Boston via Halifax, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Sydney to Boston via Halifax, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Halifax to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Sydney to Hyannis via Halifax, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Sydney to Hyannis via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Halifax, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,900
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Halifax, Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Toronto, New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Toronto, Reagan Washington, Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,300
Flights from Sydney to Provincetown via Halifax, Montreal, Boston
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $2,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Sydney to Boston via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Truro to Montréal
Ave. Duration
20 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$95 - $140
Economy
$170 - $240
Economy Plus
$240 - $340
Business
$250 - $350
Business Plus/Sleeper
$450 - $650
Train from Truro to Saint-Lambert
Ave. Duration
20 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$95 - $140
Economy
$170 - $240
Economy Plus
$240 - $330
Business
$250 - $350
Business Plus/Sleeper
$450 - $650
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St-Lambert Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus operators
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Logan International Airport to Barnstable, MA - Park/Ride Lot, Rte 6 & 132
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Barnstable, MA - Park/Ride Lot, Rte 6 & 132
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Port Hawkesbury, NS to Halifax Airport, NS
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Sydney, NS to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Yarmouth to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$107
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Other operators
Taxi from Provincetown to Yarmouth Port
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Cape Cab
Phone
+1 508-240-1500
Website
capecabtaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cape Breton Island to Yarmouth Port?

The distance between Cape Breton Island and Yarmouth Port is 896 km. The road distance is 1440 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cape Breton Island to Yarmouth Port?

The cheapest way to get from Cape Breton Island to Yarmouth Port is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 15 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cape Breton Island to Yarmouth Port?

The quickest way to get from Cape Breton Island to Yarmouth Port is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 21 min and costs $290 - $700.

How long does it take to get from Cape Breton Island to Yarmouth Port?

It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Cape Breton Island to Yarmouth Port, including transfers.