Getting there & away
The Red Rooster Country Store doubles as a bus stop (506-466-2121; Hwy 1 at 5 Old Bay Rd, 4km east of town). There’s a bus service to Saint John ($22) leaving at 4pm daily and 8am Monday to Friday, which connects to Moncton ($44) and Halifax ($69). To Bangor ($30), the bus leaves daily at 4pm. In Bangor, immediate connections are available to Boston and New York.
Across the border in Calais, Maine, West’s Coastal Connection (800-596-2823) buses connect to Bangor. They leave from the Angelhom restaurant, but call to confirm the location as this changes. In Bangor, buses use the Greyhound terminal and connect to Bangor airport. Greyhound passes cannot be used from Calais.