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Border wait times: United States to Canada

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Current border wait times

This table displays wait times for reaching the CBSA primary inspection booth when crossing the land border from the U.S. to Canada. The table:

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CBSA Office Commercial Flow Travellers Flow Updated
St. Stephen
St. Stephen, NB/Calais, ME
Not applicable45 minutes
St. Stephen 3rd Bridge
St. Stephen, NB/Calais, ME
No delayNo delay
Edmundston, NB/Madawaska, ME
No delayNo delay
Woodstock Road
Belleville, NB/Houlton, ME
No delayNo delay
Stanstead, QC/Derby Line, VT
No delayNo delay
St. Armand, QC/Highgate Springs, VT
No delay40 minutes
Lacolle, QC/Champlain, NY
No delay10 minutes
Cornwall, ON/Rooseveltown, NY
No delayNo delay
Prescott, ON/Ogdensburg, NY
10 minutes10 minutes
Thousand Islands Bridge
Lansdowne, ON/Alexandria Bay, NY
No delay1 hour
Sault Ste. Marie
Sault Ste. Marie, ON/Sault Ste. Marie, MI
No delayNo delay
Fort Frances Bridge
Fort Frances, ON/International Falls, MN
25 minutes25 minutes
Queenston-Lewiston Bridge
Queenston, ON/Lewiston, NY
1 minute10 minutes
Rainbow Bridge
Niagara Falls, ON/Niagara Falls, NY
Not applicable39 minutes
Peace Bridge
Fort Erie, ON/Buffalo, NY
3 minutes25 minutes
Blue Water Bridge
Sarnia, ON/Port Huron, MI
No delayNo delay
Windsor and Detroit Tunnel
Windsor, ON/Detroit, MI
No delayNo delay
Ambassador Bridge
Windsor, ON/Detroit, MI
1 hour30 minutes
Emerson, MB/Pembina, ND
No delayNo delay
North Portal
North Portal, SK/Portal, ND
No delayNo delay
Coutts, AB/Sweet Grass, MT
10 minutes45 minutes
Abbotsford, BC/Sumas, WA
No delay35 minutes
Aldergrove, BC/Lynden, WA
No delay25 minutes
Pacific Highway
Surrey, BC/Blaine, WA
3 minutes22 minutes
Douglas (Peace Arch)
Surrey, BC/Blaine, WA
Not applicable40 minutes
Boundary Bay
Delta, BC/Point Roberts, WA
No delay5 minutes

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