Visitors from certain countries require a visa to enter Canada. Those who are exempt require an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA; $7), with the exception of Americans. This must be applied for prior to traveling and can be completed online. It...
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Car An extensive highway system links most towns. The Trans-Canada Hwy stretches from Newfoundland to Vancouver Island. Away from the population centers, distances can be deceivingly long and travel times slow due to single-lane highways. All major rental car companies are readily available.
Train Outside the Toronto–Montréal corridor, train travel is mostly for scenic journeys.
Ferry Public ferry systems operate extensively in British Columbia, Québec and the Maritime provinces.
Air Regional and national carriers crisscross the country, taking days off travel time and reaching northern towns inaccessible by road.