We’re proud to offer our passenger and commercial customers these vital connections between the Island of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia.
Due to COVID-19 and associated travel restrictions, the Argentia service has been suspended for the 2020 season. We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
North Sydney, NS <-> Port aux Basques, NL
Distance: 178 km, 96 nautical miles
Duration: Approximately 7 hours
Average Vessel Speed: 14 knots = 16 mi/h = 26 km/h
When: Year-round, daily service
North Sydney, NS <-> Argentia, NL
Distance: 518 km, 280 nautical miles
Duration: Approximately 16.5 hours
Average Vessel Speed: 17 knots = 20 mi/h = 31 km/h
When: Mid-June to late September, up to three times per week