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Located in the southern part of the province of New Brunswick, Port Saint John is Canada’s third largest port by volume and has a diverse cargo base, handling over 28 million metric tonnes of cargo annually, including dry and liquid bulks, break...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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111 Water St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 0B1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a bad port as compared to others I have been to. It is not very big but it is also much more clean and welcoming then others. Staff are friendly and helpful. Right in the middle of the town it offers cruisers the chance...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank FREPLUG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped to observe the cruise ships docked at the piers, amazing ships, so very big. Easy to get there and get out. Lots of passengers disembarking to explore the sights of St. John.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hurricane Dorian had just made a "hit" here (although it was at a lower rating) but, once the 24+ hours of pounding rain and impressively heavy winds abated, we all came out of our holes (or cabins, we were cruising, after all) to be welcomed...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have sailed into Saint John a few times to dock at the port. This time, we were docked at the new Diamond Jubilee Terminal. The new terminal was easy getting through. They have a visitor's booth and restrooms. Super friendly and helpful staff. Outside,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything was very smooth to disembark and embark the ship. There is also a lengthy boardwalk and a farmers market right near the piers.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank PearlieMae_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice clean port that made you feel safe. They have free WIFI. We came to the port by cruise ship and they had two really huge tents set up. One had benches and chairs so people could sit there and use the WIFI. The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Gershep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy access from ship to shore some what missing, Nice little shops on the way out or in. The candy store was the best. Frindly port staff tho,

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Poudre1
Reviewed September 5, 2019 via mobile

Walked around the port of Saint John today while seeing two cruise ships here today. Wonderful views and structures. There was also a bag piper playing which was really nice. I suggest anyone coming here when there are cruise ships.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank JFLeB325
PortSaintJohn, Public Relations Manager at Port Saint John, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comment about your visit to Saint John and how you enjoyed seeing the cruise ships and our bag piper. We're glad you enjoyed our Port City!

Reviewed September 4, 2019

The ferry left early! Had special access parking near an elevator. The Ferry arrived early. We got on at the front of the shp and the cafeteria was at the back with a snack bar near the front- Tons of seating. Free wifi on the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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PortSaintJohn, Public Relations Manager at Port Saint John, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for commenting on Bay Ferries service between Digby and Saint John. We will share your comment with them.

Reviewed June 9, 2019

The port is located right downtown close to the inside mall and not far from local eateries. Certainly more convenient that many commercial ports.

Date of experience: June 2019
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PortSaintJohn, Public Relations Manager at Port Saint John, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bphman, Thank you for taking the time to offer feedback on your recent cruise to our Port. We appreciate the advantage of being able to have our cruise guests easily walk to nearby attractions and services.

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Yes! It is like any other city. There are also buses!
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