Boarding Times and Baggage
Passenger tickets can be purchased and picked
up at the ticket office during regular ticket office hours. Tickets
will be sold up to one (1) hour prior to departure. Please be aware
that there could be a line-up at the ticket booth, so tickets
should be picked up as early as possible to avoid
Passengers are reminded that they are allowed
to travel with two (2) pieces of luggage and one (1) personal item.
Passengers are permitted to bring one (1) piece of luggage onboard
as a carry-on, and one (1) personal item. The other piece of
luggage is required to be placed in the luggage bin inside the
security gate. Both pieces of luggage will be tagged and any
luggage without a tag will not be permitted past the security gate.
Passengers have the option of shipping any extra luggage or items
as freight, during regular freight office hours.
Passengers are also reminded that boarding will
commence for the Northern Ranger three (3) hours prior to the
scheduled departure time. Access to the dock or vessel will not be
permitted prior to this time. All passengers should be on board the
vessel one (1) hour prior to departure. Passengers will need to
have their tickets ready prior to being allowed through the
security gate. No person will be granted access beyond the security
gate without a passenger ticket. Assistance will be provided to
those requiring help with their luggage or with boarding the
There will be NO SMOKING onboard
the ship. We offer a smoke-free environment.
Travelling with Pets
Passengers travelling with pets
are requested to advise the Reservation Office ahead of time by
calling 709.896.2262. There are limited kennels available and
all kennels will be kept in a designated area. To ensure that
your pet travels with you, we recommend that you call ahead and
reserve kennel space. For the safety of other
passengers and crew, pets are not allowed beyond the designated
area. All pets should arrive in a travel kennel when
boarding the ship. Larger dogs should be either muzzled or on
a leash. Pet owners are responsible for feeding their
pets. Water will be available on board. Pet owners are
also responsible to clean up their pet's wastes after it relieves
Policy Regarding Passenger Conduct
Our company reserves the right to
refuse passage to any person who appears to be under the influence
of alcohol or drugs, or whose conduct is unsafe, unlawful or
considered to be objectionable.
Any person who attempts to gain passage fraudulently, refuses to
pay the prescribed fare or fails to produce proof payment of fare
upon request may be refused passage.
Nunatsiavut Marine cannot provide direct supervision for children
travelling alone and they must be accompanied with an adult or
A non-refundable deposit of $25.00 will be required
at time of booking for each reservation, per trip ($50.00 when
booking a return trip).
Visa, Mastercard and American Express are
accepted. Nunatsiavut Marine does not accept personal
Confirmed passengers will be given priority and walk-on passengers
will be accepted only if there is space available.
Onboard purchases and accommodations will be subject to a HST tax
HST is not applicable to passenger fares, vehicle rates and
All prices are quoted in Canadian funds.