Marine Atlantic recognizes that it can be difficult to carry your baggage with you while you travel. To help make your travel experience more efficient, Marine Atlantic offers a check baggage service for walk-on passengers.
Adult passengers travelling with Marine Atlantic may check three (3) pieces of baggage free of charge. The total weight cannot be more than 150 lbs and each bag can weigh no more than 50 lbs.
Children (0-12 years of age) may check two (2) pieces of baggage free of charge. The total weight cannot be more than 75 lbs and each bag can weigh no more than 50 lbs.
Should your baggage needs exceed these limits, additional charges will be applied to your travel cost. These extra charges are listed below:
Port aux Basques-North Sydney Service
0-50 lbs – $27.25
51-100 lbs- $31.50
Argentia-North Sydney Service
0-50 lbs – $53.75
51-100 lbs – $62.50
If your extra baggage requirements exceed 100 lbs, please contact Marine Atlantic at 1-800-341-7981 for rates.
Please note that Marine Atlantic does not accept responsibility for any lost items. We recommend that keep valuables such as cash, jewelry, important documents, electronic equipment, antiques or heirlooms with you at all times.
We look forward to serving your needs, and meeting your baggage requirements on your next trip with Marine Atlantic.