Port Specifications - Summerside

  • Vessel Agents

    The partners in the Atlantic Canada Cruise Association are ready to welcome your ships to our harbours. These vessel agents can help you secure the berths you need. For more information please contact:

    Andrea Lyle

    Adminstrative Assistant
    P.O. Box 33,
    Summerside, PEI
    C1N 4P6
    Phone: 902-432-6531
    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Available Services

    • Fresh water
    • Supplies, fuel by truck
    • Provisioning
    • Minor repairs
    • Hospital (emergency: 5 minutes)
    • International Airport: 60 km
    • Port operations personnel/security
    • Stevedoring
    • Garbage disposal
    • Gray/black water removal
    • Pilotage Services (not compulsory)

    Summerside Port Statistics

    Berthage 1
    187 metres (8.5m)
    Berthage 2
    183 metres (7.0m)
    Berthage 3
    91.5 metres (5.2m)
    Berthage 4
    66 metres (8.5m)
    46°23' N
    63°43' W
    Vessel length
    maximum of 225 metres (738 feet)
    Deck elevation
    3.05 metres (10 feet)
    Depth alongside
    8.6 metres (28 feet)
    Turning basin
    Diameter of 305 metres (1,000 feet)
    Tidal range
    0.39 metres to 2.1 metres
    Maximum draft
    8.5 metres
    Minimum draft
    6.7 metres
    Pleasure craft dock
    1300 metres on Queen's Wharf
    A transit shed comprised of 4,970 sqm of heated space; A forklift storage and pallet disinfection building
    Ships watering
    available year round
    available upon request
    meets Department of Transportation security requirements
    Harbour pilot pickup
    46°19’ N, 63°52’ W
    Sanitary service
    available upon request
    Garbage removal
    available upon request
    Tug service
    available upon request - 24 hours notice
    Airline & Airport Information
    By Air

    The Summerside Airport (CYSU), which is located 5 kilometers away from our Marine terminal, is ideally situated to service private, corporate, charter, and military flights, both domestic and international. It is centrally located in Eastern Canada - 235 nautical miles northeast of Bangor, Maine and 400 nautical miles southwest of Gander, Newfoundland. Summerside Airport is a full service FBO, owned and operated by Slemon Park Corporation. Its main runway is 8000’ X 200’.

Mission Statement

Atlantic Canada Cruise Association is a regional partnership leading growth and development of the cruise industry to enhance Atlantic Canada's market position.

Growth of the cruise industry in Atlantic Canada provides broad economic benefit to the Atlantic Canada region through the growth of port infrastructure to meet the needs of the cruise industry and through strategic marketing partnerships.

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Atlantic Canada Cruise Association
PO Box 29052
Halifax, NS B3L 4t8

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