There are 4 ways to get from Charlottetown to Baddeck by car, car ferry, bus, plane or taxi

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

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Drive, car ferry, bus  •  5 h 58 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 Wagmatcook

$72 - $95

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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

2 alternative options

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, taxi  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Charlottetown (YYG) to Sydney (YQY) YYG - YQY
  2. Take a taxi from Sydney to Baddeck

$314 - $964

Questions & Answers

The distance between Charlottetown and Baddeck is 184 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Charlottetown to Baddeck, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Charlottetown Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 48 min and has one stopover.

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Air Canada offers flights from Charlottetown Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Baddeck. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Charlottetown to Baddeck.
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  • Distance: 115 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

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

There is no direct connection from Charlottetown to Baddeck. However, you can take the drive to Wood Islands, PEI, take the car ferry to Caribou, NS, take the drive to New Glasgow, NS, take the bus to Wagmatcook, then take the taxi to Baddeck. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Wood Islands, PEI, take the car ferry to Caribou, NS, then take the drive to Baddeck.

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
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
Other operators
Taxi from Sydney to Baddeck
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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