North Sydney Ferry Terminal - Nova Scotia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 46° 12.798 W 060° 14.826
20T E 712339 N 5121431
Quick Description: Marine Atlantic operates ferry service from their terminal in North Sydney, Nova Scotia to Newfoundland on two routes; to Port Aux Basques and to Argentia.
Location: Nova Scotia, Canada
Date Posted: 12/2/2010 11:58:50 AM
Waymark Code: WMA8FP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 5

Long Description:
The vessels is the Marine Atlantic's Fleet include the:
MV Leif Ericson (capacity: 500 passengers / 300 passenger vehicles)
MV Caribou (capacity: 1,200 passengers / 340 passenger vehicles)
MV Joseph and Clara Smallwood (capacity: 1,200 passengers / 340 passenger vehicles)
MV Atlantic Vision (capacity: up to 531 cars)
Photos of the first 3 ships are in the gallery. Photos of the last ship are at Port aux Basques Ferry Terminal - Newfoundland
All ships have a cafeteria, snack bar, gift shop, lounge and cabins or dormitory sleepers.
Body of water served: Cabot Straight / Atlantic Ocean

Places served:
(Channel) Port Aux Basques, Newfoundland (4.5 - 6 hours)
Argentia, Newfoundland (1.5 hours east of St.John's) (14 - 15 hours )


Terminal / landing address:
Hwy 105
North Sydney, NS Canada


Seasonal: no

Dining room / cafeteria: yes

Gift shop: no

Hours of operation (non-scheduled ferry service): Not listed

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