There are 5 ways to get from Charlottetown to Baddeck by car, car ferry, bus or plane

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

Drive, car ferry, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Charlottetown to Wood Islands, PEI
  2. Take the car ferry from Wood Islands, PEI to Caribou, NS
  3. Take the bus from New Glasgow, NS to Baddeck, NS 154 / ...

$49 - $64

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Charlottetown to Wood Islands, PEI
  2. Take the car ferry from Wood Islands, PEI to Caribou, NS
  3. Drive from Caribou, NS to Baddeck

$37 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottetown to Amherst, NS 301
  2. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Truro, NS 101
  3. Take the bus from Truro, NS to Baddeck, NS 154 / ...

$70 - $97

Drive, car ferry #2  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Charlottetown to Wood Islands, PEI
  2. Take the car ferry from Wood Islands, PEI to Caribou, NS
  3. Drive from Caribou, NS to Baddeck

$37 - $48

Fly, bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Charlottetown (YYG) to Sydney (YQY) YYG - YQY
  2. Take the bus from Sydney, NS to Baddeck, NS

$217 - $847

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charlottetown to Baddeck is to drive and car ferry which costs $45 - $65 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlottetown to Baddeck is to drive and car ferry which costs $45 - $65 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The distance between Charlottetown and Baddeck is 184 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Charlottetown to Baddeck, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlottetown to Baddeck. However, there are services departing from Charlottetown and arriving at Baddeck, NS via Amherst, NS and Truro, NS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Charlottetown, PE, Canada and Baddeck, NS, Canada?

You can take a bus from Charlottetown to Baddeck via Amherst, NS and Truro, NS in around 8 h 53 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Charlottetown to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from New Glasgow, NS to Baddeck, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Charlottetown to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Truro, NS to Baddeck, NS
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Sydney, NS to Baddeck, NS
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Wood Islands, PEI to Caribou, NS
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca

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