Getting Here

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Campobello Island, New Brunswick and Lubec, Maine are two small, isolated communities on the western side of the entrance to the Bay of Fundy, linked by the international Roosevelt-Memorial Bridge.

By Road:

From the North (Canada and northern Maine): Drive south on Route 1 to Whiting then turn left onto Route 189 to drive east to Lubec and Campobello Island.

From the East (Canada): Either cross the road border from Canada into the USA at St.Stephen/Calais and drive south on Route 1 to Whiting then turn left onto Route 189 to drive east to Lubec and Campobello Island

Or take the Deer Island ferry from St. George, cross Deer Island, then take a second ferry to Campobello Island.  This route does not involve leaving Canada.

From the South and West (USA): From Bangor, take either Route 9 towards Calais and then Route 192 from Wesley to Machias, or Route 1A and Route 1 through Ellsworth to Machias. Leave Machias on Route 1 northwards towards Calais, turning right onto Route 189 in Whiting towards Lubec and Campobello Island.

Airports and Car Rentals:

The closest airports are all about 2.5 hours away by road. Fredericton and Saint John are in Canada. Bangor and Bar Harbor/Hancock County are in the USA.

Further Information:

Visit Lubec and Visit Campobello have lots of useful information.

For more general information on the area try:  Downeast Maine and Acadia and New Brunswick.

Canada – USA : Two Countries, One Race

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