Transportation and Works

Goose Bay - Rigolet - Cartwright - Black Tickle - Ports North To Nain

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Ferry Schedule:  

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Vessel: MV Northern Ranger


MV Northern Ranger: Passengers: 131

Ferry Route:

Crossing Times:

Goose Bay to Rigolet 6.5 hours (167 km) 

Rigolet to Makkovik 11.5 hours (274 km)

Makkovik to Postville  3 hours (69 km) 

Postville to Hopedale 5 hours (132 km)

Hopedale to Natuashish  4.5 hours (102 km)

Natuashish to Nain 5.5 hours (133 km)

Rigolet to Cartwright 6 hours (165 km)

Cartwright to Black Tickle 4.5 hours (113 km)



Contact Us:


Nunatsiavut Marine Inc.
Tel: 1-855-896-2262 (within Canada)
Tel: 1-709-896-2262 (outside Canada)


Marine Services Branch

Department of Transportation and Works
Tel: 1-888-638-5454

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

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