Plan your visit
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Kouchibouguac National Park is a 1 hour drive north of Moncton or 2 and half hours north east of Fredericton, New Brunswick. The Acadian Coastal Drive offers you the best views by car. The park is not accessible via public transit.
Plan at least a full day to visit Kouchibouguac National Park. You can also camp for a night or extend your stay. The park is open year-round and Kellys' Beach is a popular destination during the months of July and August.
186, Route 117
Camping, oTENTiks, Ôasis and Rustic shelters
Outside of North America
The park is located on New Brunswick's central eastern shore in an area known as the Acadian Coastal Drive. It is located in Kent County, a one‑hour drive north of Moncton, or a four‑hour drive from the Quebec border, or a four‑hour drive northeast of Maine.
From Moncton, take Highway 15 to Shediac and then either Highway 11 heading north, or the more scenic Acadian Coastal Drive.
From Miramichi, take Highway 11 heading south, or the more scenic Acadian Coastal Drive via route 117.
Via Rail Canada Ltd has regular train services to the nearest train stations, Miramichi and Moncton located respectively 45 minutes and 1 hour from Kouchibouguac. Both cities offer car rental services.
The Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International Airport, located in Moncton, is the closest major airport to Kouchibouguac.