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Confederation Bridge

Rota 16 | New Brunswick , Canada, Bayfield, New Brunswick N0M 1G0, Canada
+1 506-538-2220
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Extending more than 7.5 miles between Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick, this is the longest bridge in the world that spans over ice-covered waters.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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3 days ago
“PEI Bridge”
6 days ago
“long bridge”
Rota 16 | New Brunswick , Canada, Bayfield, New Brunswick N0M 1G0, Canada
+1 506-538-2220
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Washrooms or rest stations are available on both sides. A comfortable 12 minute drive across. The concrete barrier on the sides of the bridge limit the view.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the ferry over to Prince Edward Island And the bridge back nice to see as long as you are not driving .One lane going and one coming ,It was windy when we came across with the camper

Thank Tedp1054
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible views and leaves you in awe at the length and height. Quite a spectacular thing to see crossing into PEI.

Thank gOogl3pl3x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A piece of engineering which defeats the laws of nature. Constructed to take the freezing ice in the winter and the melting snow ice blocks in the spring is just breathtaking. It starts off in New Brunswick and links Prince Edward Island another great place...More

Thank Hello T
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely a must do thing if you are in the area. The bridge is very long and very windy! The only downside is the price of the toll on returning (almost $50!!!)

Thank Jacob M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I had the opportunity to drive across the Confederation Bridge on a recent trip to Prince Edward Island. There was no toll to go onto the island, but there is a rather expensive one to get off. Very cool structural design, and it is the...More

Thank dkozi08
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Tell the kids that this bridge takes approx 10 minutes to cross. When they don't believe you, have them time it. lol Be aware it costs approx $50 per carload to leave PEI on the bridge. Free to enter though if you're leaving by plane...More

Thank misskalli
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Somewhat of an oddity and not necessarily really a tourist site. It is an interesting experience to drive across, but it is better to look at from either side, not during the trip. The barriers are a bit high for most car passengers to see...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Confederation Bridge is the world's longest bridge over ice-covered waters. The two-lane, multi-span, box girder, toll bridge is 11 meters wide and spans a 12.9 kilometer stretch of the Northumberland Strait carrying the Trans-Canada Highway between Borden-Carleton in Prince Edward Island and Cape Jourimain in...More

Thank burr6013
Reviewed 19 March 2017

$46 toll for a car. Well maintained and safe. In the winter, you see the icebergs in the strait. Beautiful view and quick 14 km bridge ride to PEI.

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Bob-Julie R
I'm very afraid of heights. Is this bridge for me? I would be sitting lower in a car rather than a van. Bob
20 March 2017|
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Response from Caphley | Reviewed this property |
Bob, It's just a bridge. You can hardly see the water from the bridge anyways, as the barriers are pretty high when you "would be sitting lower in a car rather than a van".