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Marine Atlantic – Your Gateway to Three UNESCO World Heritage Sites

by Vicki Rose, Marketing Manager

Did you know that Newfoundland and Labrador is home to three UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Heritage Sites? Did you know that all three of these sites, Gros Morne National Park, L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site and Red Bay National Historic Site can all be accessed when you travel through (Read More)

Whether you are planning a tour of Atlantic Canada, renting a bus for a weekend of skiing at Marble Mountain, a sports team heading to a tournament, or organizing a family reunion, Marine Atlantic offers group rates to help reduce your travel costs. For those groups of 25 or more people, Marine Atlantic offers a (Read More)

#ferryselfies are Fun!

by Vicki Rose, Marketing Manager

Everyone loves a good selfie. Especially the crowd who attended @HospitalityNL 2015 Conference.  It was a good time, as you tell by the pictures. Not sure who was having more fun – us or them!     

The tourism industry in Newfoundland and Labrador continues to be a strong success story employing thousands of people each year and providing significant economic benefits throughout the province. As an industry partner with the tourism sector, Marine Atlantic is very pleased to continue our ongoing commitment to listening, consulting and working with tourism operators to (Read More)

Marine Atlantic’s 2015-16 schedule and rate structure now available for booking

by Don Barnes, Vice President of Customer Experience

  Believe it or not summer is just around the corner. Sure, we have six more months of winter to contend with, but think of the fun we’ll have in July! And to help you get through the January blahs, Marine Atlantic has released its 2015-16 sailing schedule to help with your summer planning activities. (Read More)

Every fall, thousands of hunters travel to the Newfoundland and Labrador woods, bogs and mountains in search of big game. While residents of the province enjoy the quality time they spend outdoors, there are many non-resident hunters from across Canada and the United States who enjoy the experience just as much. At Marine Atlantic, we (Read More)

Argentia Service Begins this Weekend

by Darrell Mercer

Summer is finally here! With the start of our seasonal Argentia service, we know that the winter weather is behind us (at least for a few months), and thousands of tourists will be “Taking it on the Road” between Argentia and North Sydney. To our dedicated and hard-working Argentia employees, welcome back! To our new (Read More)

You’ve made your reservation, you’ve packed your car, you’ve started your road trip……now it’s time to sail across the Cabot Strait. Here’s some information that may help as you arrive at Marine Atlantic’s terminals! As you approach our terminal properties you will first encounter tickets booths with helpful staff who will assist in getting you (Read More)