There are 6 ways to get from St. John's to Charlottetown by plane, bus, ferry, car ferry, car or train

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 to Charlottetown  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Charlottetown (YYG) YYT - YYG

$196 - $806

Cheapest option

Fly to Halifax, bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Halifax (YHZ) YYT - YHZ
  2. Take the bus from Halifax Airport, NS to Amherst, NS
  3. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown

$153 - $617

4 alternative options

Fly to Moncton, bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Moncton (YQM) YYT - YQM
  2. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Amherst, NS
  3. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown

$180 - $691

Bus, ferry, car ferry, drive  •  27 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from St. John’s MUN University Centre to Whitbourne
  2. Take the ferry from Argentia to North Sydney, NS
  3. Take the bus from North Sydney, NS to New Glasgow, NS 154 / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Caribou, NS to Wood Islands, PEI
  5. Drive from Wood Islands, PEI to Charlottetown

$234 - $290

Bus, ferry  •  29 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from St. John’s MUN University Centre to Whitbourne
  2. Take the ferry from Argentia to North Sydney, NS
  3. Take the bus from North Sydney, NS to Truro, NS 154 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Truro, NS to Amherst, NS 101
  5. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown 301

$257 - $317

Bus, car ferry, train  •  35 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from St. John’s MUN University Centre to Port aux Basques
  2. Take the car ferry from Port aux Basques to North Sydney, NS
  3. Take the bus from North Sydney, NS to Halifax 154 / ...
  4. Take the train from Halifax to Amherst
  5. Take the bus from Amherst to Charlottetown 305

$223 - $361

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. John's to Charlottetown is to bus and car ferry and train which costs $290 - $490 and takes 35 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. John's to Charlottetown is to fly which takes 6 h 48 min and costs $260 - $1,100.

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The distance between St. John's and Charlottetown is 805 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to get from St. John's to Charlottetown, including transfers.

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What companies run services between St. John's, NL, Canada and Charlottetown, PE, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and Porter Airlines fly from St. John's to Charlottetown hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Deer Lake, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Deer Lake, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Halifax, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from St Johns to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from St Johns to Halifax via Deer Lake
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from St Johns to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from St Johns to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Amherst
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$65 - $90
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $170
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton Airport to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown
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 Halifax Airport, NS to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from North Sydney, NS to New Glasgow, NS
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Bus from North Sydney, NS to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Truro, NS to Amherst, 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 North Sydney, NS to Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
DRL-LR
Website
drl-lr.com
Bus from St. John’s MUN University Centre to Whitbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Bus from St. John’s MUN University Centre to Port aux Basques
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Ferry operators
Marine Atlantic
Phone
+1 800-341-7981
Website
marineatlantic.ca
Ferry from Argentia to North Sydney, NS
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$86 - $91
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Car ferry from Port aux Basques to North Sydney, NS
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Caribou, NS to Wood Islands, PEI
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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