Prince of Wales Fort National Historic Site of Canada

How to Get There

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Churchill

There is no road into Churchill but the traveller may wish to drive to Thompson and fly or take the train to Churchill.

  • By Rail: Via Rail has regular train service to the nearest train station, Churchill Heritage Train Station, Churchill, Manitoba. Train service with VIA Rail departs Winnipeg three times a week, arriving in Churchill on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. Learn more about Via Rail service.
  • By Air: Churchill is connected daily by flights from Winnipeg and weekdays from Thompson.

Prince of Wales Fort National Historic Site

Prince of Wales Fort, Sloop Cove and Cape Merry are all readily accessible by local transportation from Churchill, Manitoba.

In Churchill, several commercial companies offer boat transport to Prince of Wales Fort, as well as bus transport and vehicle rentals to Cape Merry.

Parks Canada does not provide transportation to the site.