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There are 3 ways to get from Edmundston to Anticosti Island by bus, car or car ferry

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Recommended option

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  28h

  1. Take the bus from Edmundston, NB to Cabano, PQ
  2. Drive from Cabano, PQ to Saint-Germain / Musée
  3. Take the car ferry from Rimouski, QC to Port-Menier

$182 - $233

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  16h 16m

  1. Drive from Edmundston to Matane, QC
  2. Take the car ferry from Matane, QC to Goudbout, QC
  3. Drive from Goudbout, QC to Havre-Saint-Pierre, QC
  4. Take the car ferry from Havre-Saint-Pierre, QC to Port-Menier

$163 - $215

1 alternative option

Bus, car ferry  •  33h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Edmundston, NB to Rivière-du-Loup
  2. Take the car ferry from Riviere-du-Loup, QC to Saint Simeon, QC
  3. Take the bus from Baie-des-Rochers, QC to Forestville, QC
  4. Take the car ferry from Forestville, QC to Rimouski, QC
  5. Take the car ferry from Rimouski, QC to Port-Menier

$256 - $369

Edmundston → Anticosti Island
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Anticosti Island is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Anticosti Island is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Anticosti Island is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 23 Nov 2020
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edmundston to Anticosti Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $160 - $220 and takes 16h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Edmundston to Anticosti Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $160 - $220 and takes 16h 16m.

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The distance between Edmundston and Anticosti Island is 399 km.

It takes approximately 28h to get from Edmundston to Anticosti Island, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Edmundston to Anticosti Island.
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  • Distance: 399 km
  • Duration: 28h

What companies run services between Edmundston, NB, Canada and Anticosti Island, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Edmundston to Anticosti Island. However, you can take the bus to Cabano, PQ, take the drive to Saint-Germain / Musée, take the line 11 bus to Moreault / Léonidas, take the walk to Rimouski, QC, then take the car ferry to Port-Menier. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Edmundston to Anticosti Island via Rivière-du-Loup, Riviere-du-Loup, QC, Saint Simeon, QC, Baie-des-Rochers, QC, Forestville, QC, Forestville, QC, and Rimouski, QC in around 33h 29m.

Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Edmundston, NB to Cabano, PQ
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Edmundston, NB to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
maritimebus.com
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Email
info@intercar.ca
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Baie-des-Rochers, QC to Forestville, QC
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
intercar.ca
Ferry operators
Desgagnes
Phone
+1 418 723-8787
Website
relaisnordik.com
Car ferry from Rimouski, QC to Port-Menier
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Schedules at
relaisnordik.com
Car ferry from Havre-Saint-Pierre, QC to Port-Menier
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Schedules at
relaisnordik.com
Traverse Ferry
Phone
418-862-5094
Website
traverserdl.com
Car ferry from Riviere-du-Loup, QC to Saint Simeon, QC
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $70
Schedules at
traverserdl.com
Adult + Vehicle
$69
Adult no vehicle
$21
Adult + Bicycle
$28
Adult + Motorcycle
$52
Traverse Rimouski-Forestville
Phone
+1-418-725-2725
Email
infocnm@traversier.com
Website
ssl.pqm.net
Car ferry from Forestville, QC to Rimouski, QC
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
ssl.pqm.net
Passenger
$26
Motorcycle
$64
Vehicle
$80
Traversiers
Phone
418-562-2500
Website
traversiers.com
Car ferry from Matane, QC to Goudbout, QC
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
traversiers.com
Passenger
$20
Vehicle
$49

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