Our Organization


Marine Atlantic operates on two routes. The first is a year-round, 96 nautical mile daily ferry service between Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador and North Sydney, Nova Scotia. The second, offered from mid-June until late September, is a 280 nautical mile triweekly ferry service between Argentia, Newfoundland and Labrador and North Sydney, Nova Scotia.


What Guides Us

Our Mission

To provide a safe, environmentally responsible and high quality ferry service between the Island of Newfoundland and the Province of Nova Scotia in a reliable, courteous and cost-effective manner.

Our Vision

Building on our rich tradition, we provide a valued public transportation link that enhances the well-being of our customers and those who depend on them.

Cargo Trucks on Marine Atlantic Vessel

Our Values

Marine Atlantic has six key corporate values.

Safety: Protection of people, property, and the environment is our ultimate priority.

Diversity: We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace, reflective of the communities we serve, that captures all of the benefits that diversity provides.

Teamwork: We always help each other. Working together always results in better outcomes.

Commitment: We are all responsible for our performance and the success of the business.

Integrity: We say what we mean, mean what we say, and do what we say.

Excellence: We are passionate about our internal and external customers and our services.

The sun shines down on the brick facade and Marine Atlantic wave logo of a modern looking office building/ferry terminal.

Our Team

Discover our Board of Directors and meet our Executive team.

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As a Crown Corporation, Marine Atlantic operates with a commitment to transparency and accountability.

From annual and quarterly financial reports, to corporate plans and vessel refit studies, find and view all Marine Atlantic reports.

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Disclosure of Wrongdoings

We are dedicated to creating and fostering a culture of open communication where issues and concerns are heard and addressed in an appropriate manner. Marine Atlantic's Disclosure of Wrongdoings (Protected Reporting Policy) provides an opportunity and avenue for any individual to bring concerns forward to senior officials within the organization or the Government of Canada.

For more information, please read Marine Atlantic's Disclosure of Wrongdoings (Protected Reporting Policy).