Being Neighbourly


For those Canadians who want to do a little cross-border shopping, or American cousins looking for an elegant weekend stay at a great price, below are a few links that answer frequently asked questions about crossing the border including wait times at various border crossings and Homeland Security requirements to help make your border hop quick and easy.


Crossing U.S. Borders
Border Wait Times
Daily Currency Converter
Niagara Falls Bridge Commission

A Special Note: To American travellers coming to Canada —

To avoid possible issues with credit card purchases, always notify your credit card provider about any plans to leave the United States. Transactions are sometimes denied because of card use in “suspicious” or “out of the ordinary” locations.