Confederation Bridge

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The Confederation Bridge is a 2-lane bridge in Canada that connects the provinces of New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. It is part of the Trans Canada Highway and is 12.9 kilometers long.[1]

About[change | change source]

The Confederation Bridge was built from October 1993 to May 1997 and cost $1.3 billion. The bridge was officially opened on May 31, 1997.[2]

Tolling[change | change source]

As of January 1, 2020, the toll for motorcycles is $19.25, $48.50 for two-axle cars, $4.50 for pedestrians, $9 for cyclist. Pedestrians and cyclist that cross the bridge are required to board a shuttle.[3]

References[change | change source]

  2. Dubreuil, Brian (December 9, 2016). "Confederation Bridge". Retrieved July 30, 2020.
  3. "Tolls & Fees for Confederation Bridge". 2020-01-01. Retrieved 2020-09-07.