|The ferry Nova Star arrives in Portland, Maine April 16, 2014 - click|
Photo: J Craig Anderson Maine Today Media
With room for 1200 people, 335 automobiles or 36 semi trucks or busses it will make the trip in 10 hours, all the while burning 970 gallons of diesel an hours. It can be a critical link it travels 210 miles instead of a 750 mile trip on highways. There are lounges, dining facilities and a casino among the many comforts, staterooms are on there too. Come enjoy the ride.
|You can see how the mileage differs - click to enlarge|
Source: Google Maps
|The Lounge on Nova Star|
Photo: Maine Today Media