Explore Berwick and Area
Berwick is a small town centrally located in Nova Scotia’s beautiful Annapolis Valley. The town is safe, affordable, and boasts an excellent quality of life. Berwick is home to a range of diverse shops, restaurants, farmers’ market stands, and is only minutes away from the Valley’s two Nova Scotia Community College campuses and Acadia University. Berwick is far enough from the hustle and bustle to be a relaxing locale, but central enough that only a short drive is required to get anywhere in the Annapolis Valley, including the beautiful Bay of Fundy! Berwick is located only 90 minutes from Halifax and is accessible by Kings Transit. Come to visit or stay, and see why Berwick is Nova Scotia’s fastest growing town (based on 2006 Census data)!
GPS Coordinates: N45 02.784 and W064 44.153
Map - Town of Berwick - updated July 2012
Click on the below links for maps and driving directions:
Getting Here by Car:
- Driving from Halifax Stanfield International Airport
- Driving from Halifax
- Driving from the Digby Ferry
- Driving from the Mahone Bay (South Shore)
Getting Here by Air:
Getting Here by Bus:
Acadian Lines is the Maritime’s oldest intercity coach carrier, providing daily service to Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island. Acadian Lines serves Berwick on its Annapolis Valley route. The town’s bus stop is located at the Petro-Canada gas station at 181 Commercial Street.
Kings Transit Authority is a public transit system operating throughout the Annapolis Valley, extending from Hants to Annapolis Counties. Visit Kings Transit’s website for bus schedules, times, and routes.
Getting Here by Trail:
The Annapolis Valley Trails System runs right through the Town of Berwick. Join us on our beautiful section, called the “Apple Capital Heritage Trail”. This 2.2 km section is a shared-use trail which provides great access to the community. At any given time you will find a variety of modes of transportation, including walkers, joggers, cyclists, cross-country skiers, equestrians, ATVs and snowmobiles on the trail. The trail is managed by the Town of Berwick’s Recreation and Community Development Department. If you have any questions of concerns please contact the department.