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Hub of the Maritimes

Moncton is at the geographic centre of the Maritimes offering a business advantage in location as a central distribution point for the region.

  • Convergence of the highway network, rail lines and regional air service positions Moncton as the geographic transportation "Hub of the Maritimes"
  • Approximately 75% of the population of the Maritimes is within a 3 hour drive of Moncton
  • The Trans Canada Highway, the principal road network in the region runs through Moncton adjacent to Caledonia Industrial Estates.
  • CN’s rail yards and Intermodal System are situated in the city’s west end adjacent to Moncton Industrial Park. 
  • Several freight transport companies have major terminals in Moncton and in some cases their head office operations
  • Moncton has a fog-free airport resulting in fewer weather delays than any other airport in the region. The airport is operated under a locally controlled Greater Moncton Airport Authority. A new airport terminal was opened in October, 2002
  • Moncton Airport is served by Air Canada, Porter Airlines, WestJet and United Express
  • Purolator Courier, Federal Express and UPS each operate facilities at the Moncton Airport
  • Moncton on the Map illustrates the central location of Moncton within the Maritime Provinces and confirms one of Moncton's key advantages for business. Location, location, location.