How to Reach Charlottetown - The Easiest Way to Reach Charlottetown


  • By Air: The Charlottetown Airport has nonstop flights to Toronto, Montreal, Halifax, Ottawa, and New York (JFK). The city’s airport although small, is passenger friendly and highly accessible. The airport is situated roughly 8 kilometers away from the city center.
  • By Car: You can even choose to drive in to Charlottetown or PEI. The traffic is well mannered and the roads are as beautiful as the city itself. If you are considering renting a car in Charlottetown, do so in advance especially in summer months when cars are short in supply.


  • By Bus: The public transport in Charlottetown, like the rest of Canada is poorly connected and highly sporadic.
  • By Taxi: Charlottetown is divided into zones. The taxi fares are divided according to the zones. You can even opt for taxi on call.
  • By Bicycle: Riding is a great way to get around this quaint town, especially in summer. Gorgeous views and caressing winds welcome you throughout your journey. It’s easy to hire bikes and there are dedicated parking spots.

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Modes of Transportation in Charlottetown

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Charlottetown. The most preferred mode of transport in Charlottetown is Car.

Average distance: 5 km Average time: 10 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 10 min Overall average time for 5 kms 10 min

How to Reach Charlottetown from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Hunter river to Charlottetown 24.96 km 24 mins
Montague to Charlottetown 53.81 km 53 mins
Summerside to Charlottetown 73.66 km 1 hour 13 mins
Dartmouth to Charlottetown 92.09 km 1 hour 32 mins
Halifax to Charlottetown 93.04 km 1 hour 33 mins
Bedford to Charlottetown 97.66 km 1 hour 37 mins
Moncton to Charlottetown 183.2 km 3 hours 3 mins
Blackville to Charlottetown 300.79 km 5 hours 3 mins
Quispamsis to Charlottetown 315.21 km 5 hours 15 mins
Meteghan to Charlottetown 350.6 km 5 hours 50 mins
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