There are 5 ways to get from St. John's to Charlottetown by plane, bus and ferry, 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.

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Fly to Charlottetown  •  6 h 38 min

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

$196 - $806

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Fly to Moncton, bus and ferry  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Moncton (YQM) YYT - YQM
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Moncton - 477 Paul street to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive

Bus, ferry, car ferry, drive  •  27 h 18 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
  4. Take the car ferry from Caribou, NS to Wood Islands, PEI
  5. Drive from Wood Islands, PEI to Charlottetown

$242 - $294

Bus, car ferry  •  33 h 8 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 Stewiacke, NS
  4. Take the bus from Stewiacke, NS to Amherst, NS
  5. Take the bus from Amherst to Charlottetown

$212 - $285

Bus, ferry, train  •  33 h 38 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 Halifax
  4. Take the train from Halifax to Amherst
  5. Take the bus from Amherst to Charlottetown

$284 - $419

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. John's to Charlottetown is to bus and car ferry which costs $270 - $380 and takes 33 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. John's to Charlottetown is to fly which costs $250 - $1,100 and takes 6 h 38 min.

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

The best way to get from St. John's to Charlottetown without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 33 h 8 min and costs $270 - $380.

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from St. John's to Charlottetown, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from St Johns Airport to Charlottetown Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 33 min and has one stopover.

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Charlottetown is 30 min behind St. John's. It is currently 11:34 PM in St. John's and 11:04 PM in Charlottetown.

WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from St Johns Airport to Charlottetown Airport.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Charlottetown. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from St. John's to St Johns Airport is to line 14 bus which takes 20 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from St. John's to Charlottetown.
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  • Distance: 503.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

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
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Deer Lake, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from St Johns to Moncton via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 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 51 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 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from St Johns to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 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
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 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Moncton - 477 Paul street to Charlottetown - 80 Buchanan drive
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.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
$95 - $140
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from North Sydney, NS to New Glasgow, NS
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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maritimebus.com
Bus from North Sydney, NS to Stewiacke, NS
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Stewiacke, NS to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from North Sydney, NS to Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
maritimebus.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
$88 - $94
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 - $32
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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