Halifax Stanfield International Airport is the closest airport, located approximately an hour and a half by car from Lunenburg. It contains pre-clearance for U.S. Customs and is the Atlantic Canadian hub for all domestic, regional and international services.
By Ferry or Cruise
Drive your vehicle—or walk on—directly on to a ferry and arrive in Nova Scotia by sea. Several transportation companies offer ferry service to the province:
Bay Ferries—Saint John, NB to Digby, NS, and Portland, Maine, USA, to Yarmouth, NS
Northumberland Ferries—Wood Islands, PEI to Caribou, NS
Marine Atlantic Ferries—Argentia/Port aux Basques, NL, to North Sydney
Whether you are travelling by car, motorcycle or RV or sitting back and relaxing on a train or bus, you’ll be amazed at the scenic beauty. Nova Scotia is a world-renowned motorcycle touring destination.
Walking & Biking
Once here, exploring this working waterfront by foot is a popular way to access the many points of interest along the way. Seasonally, horse drawn carriages provide a fun way to start and stop a town tour on the waterfront.
There are also a number of biking trails that take you to Lunenburg where you can make your way to the waterfront.
While in the area, also explore the Bay to Bay Trail connecting Lunenburg to Mahone Bay and the Adventure and Dynamite Trails.