Chi-Cheemaun - Owen Sound Transportation Company

Record #: GBA1877
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 17 Jul 2019


Description (Service) Passenger vehicle ferry between Tobermory (Northern tip of Bruce Peninsula) to South Baymouth (on Manitoulin Island). There is a 240-seat cafeteria on board the Chi-Cheemaun, which has a capacity of 638 passengers and 143 vehicles. Crossing takes about 1 3/4 hours.

Tobermory Terminal: 8 Eliza St, Tobermory, ON N0H 2R0

South Baymouth Terminal: 41 Water St, Wikwemikong, ON P0P 2J0

Service Details

Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
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Dates May-Oct
Areas Served Manitoulin Island ; Northern Bruce Peninsula
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or walk in. Reservations recommended but not mandatory. Persons holding reservations must check in at least one hour prior to sailing time, or space will not be held.
Languages French - Website, Interpretation, available April-Oct by reservation
Fees Service

Address and Location

Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
717875 Hwy 6
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 5N7
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Intersection Hwy 6 and Hwy 21
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 1-800-265-3163, Toll Free
Fax 519-376-6384
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Primary Contact Kaleena Johnson, Manager of Customer and Media Relations; Phone: 519-376-8740 ext 227; Email:

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