Archives Posted in June 2018

Marine Atlantic Celebrates 120 Years of the Gulf Service

by Don Barnes, President and CEO

On June 30, 1898, the SS Bruce departed Port aux Basques just before midnight and arrived in North Sydney the next morning on July 1, the first passenger ferry crossing between Port aux Basques and North Sydney. This year marks the 120th anniversary of that historical crossing. While many thousands of crossings have taken place (Read More)

9 things you may not know about Argentia, NL

by Stefan Carew

Argentia, NL has been the home of one of terminals since 1967. Currently, we operate our service between Argentia, NL and North Sydney, NS from June to September of each year. The route is an ideal way to be connected to Newfoundland and all of the amazing destinations it holds. Here are some interesting facts (Read More)