Prince Edward Island / Îles de la Madeleine Ferry Sail with us to the islands

Reservation and cancellation policies


  • Advance reservations are required year-round, except for pedestrians and cyclists.
  • The following information is required to reserve: arrival and departure dates, vehicle make and licence plate number, name, telephone number, email address and payment information.
  • When reserving your crossing, you must provide contact information so we can reach you in the event of a schedule change. It is important to provide the correct information (telephone, text, or email), as this is how Customer Service will contact you if your crossing is delayed or cancelled.
  • All reservations require a $50 deposit per vehicle, per crossing.
  • The balance is payable upon boarding the ship, at the ticket office.
  • For your reservation to remain valid, you must arrive at the boarding dock at least one hour before the crossing departure time. Late arrivals are automatically moved to the end of the line of vehicles on standby and lose their guarantee of a place.

Cancelling or changing a reservation

  • For cancellations, you have 24 hours, following your reservation, to contact Customer Service and request a refund of your deposit. Exceeding this deadline, no refund will be possible.
  • No deposit will be refunded in the event of cancellation or no-show.
  • Reservation changes are only possible by contacting Customer Service at 1 888 986-3278 or 418 986-3278 (check Customer Service business hours). Reservations may be changed at no cost until the day before departure.
  • All changes must be confirm by CTMA Customer Service before being valid.
  • When changing a reservation, the new departure date must be within one year following the date your file was opened.
  • No refund will be made after your crossing has been completed.

Notes :

What vehicle types are allowed to reserve? What vehicle types are not allowed to reserve?
  • Any regular vehicle
  • Any regular vehicle with a lettered trailer
  • Any vehicle towing a lettered trailer 25 feet long or less
  • Any non-oversized commercial vehicle (e.g. Econoline)
  • Bus with passengers
  • Any vehicle towing a lettered trailer more than 25 feet long
  • Any oversized commercial vehicle (e.g. cube truck, tractor-trailer)
  • Bus without passengers

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