June 30, 2016
Severe Ice Conditions on the North Coast of Labrador Ferry
Nunatsiavut Marine would like to advise passengers that
severe ice conditions will likely cause delays for passenger and
freight vessels traveling on the North Coast of Labrador ferry
The MV Northern Ranger is currently behind
schedule and will not be departing Happy Valley - Goose Bay at her
regularly scheduled departure time on Friday, July 1st.
Please check our vessel
updates page for the latest estimated Arrival and Departure
times. This information is updated after each departure and is
subject to change pending ice conditions.
June 28, 2016
Acceptance of Perishable Items Restricted Due to Severe Ice
Current ice conditions on the North Coast of Labrador ferry route
are expected to cause vessel delays. For this reason fresh produce
will not be accepted for shipment by Nunatsiavut Marine until
conditions improve. Perishable items with a short shelf life should
not be shipped as long as delays can be expected, due to the risk
Other refrigerated cargo will be accepted for shipment by
prearranged appointment in Lewisporte and Happy Valley - Goose Bay.
Appointments for Lewisporte can be made by calling 709-535-3526 and
for Happy Valley - Goose Bay by calling 709-896-2284 during regular
freight office hours.
April 21, 2016
Construction Material and Equipment Shipping Polices Revised for
The policies surrounding the shipment of construction materials and
equipment have undergone some revisions and will be implemented for
the 2016 shipping season. These policies will become part of our
general shipping policies found here. The new construction material policies
can be viewed here.
Passenger/Freight Service for MV Northern
Nunatsiavut Marine, Newfoundland and Labrador's coastal service
provider, invites you to sail with us on the MV Northern
Ranger. Explore Labrador's rugged coast on our passenger
ferry service, designed with your comfort in mind. Your
satisfaction is our number one priority.
Our services include a variety of hot and cold dishes served
daily in our cafeteria, including local cuisine whenever
possible. A snack bar will be offered.
Experience Labrador's ferry service renaissance for yourself, and
enjoy the breathtaking views of the coast while immersed in the
relaxing atmosphere of the MV Northern Ranger.
The cargo ship will originate in Lewisporte, NL and deliver cargo
and goods to Black Tickle, Makkovik, Postville, Hopedale,
Natuashish and Nain, and will stop as required in the coastal
Labrador communities on its way to Rigolet and Goose Bay. The vessel will then
reload in Goose Bay and depart for Rigolet, Makkovik, Postville,
Hopedale, Natuashish and Nain and will stop as required in the
coastal Labrador communities on its way back to Black Tickle and
re-load again in Lewisporte. Vessel operates based on
Due to the opening of Phase III of the Trans Labrador Highway which
connects Goose Bay to Cartwright to Southern Labrador, we cannot
accept freight from Lewisporte to Goose Bay or Cartwright and
AND HOURS OF OPERATION