Transportation and Works

Bell Island - Portugal Cove

Schedule Information: 1-833-NLFERRY (653-3779) or 709-729-3835

NOTICE:  Commencing Wednesday, March 6, 2019, the MV Flanders and MV Beaumont Hamel will be operating on the Temporary Two Vessel Schedule.


Updates and additional service notes can be found on the Marine Services dashboard at

 Dial 895-6931 for recording on current operations

Links for Ferry Schedules


Vessels: MV Flanders and MV Legionnaire


MV 'Flanders':  Automobiles: 36 | Passengers: 240                                                   MV 'Legionnaire': Automobiles: 64 | Passengers: 200


Ferry Route:

Crossing Time: 20 minutes (5 km)

Ferry Route Bell Island 


Contact Us:

Marine Services Branch

Department of Transportation and Works
Tel: 1-888-638-5454
Recorded Information: (709) 895-6931

Office hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM (NST)

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