Vessel Departures and Arrivals
Reservations are highly recommended
October 15, 2021. Please be advised that the ferry service is deemed an essential service and as such the recent requirement to provide a vaccine passport is not applicable at this time.
Effective September 18, 2021 LMI will return to the Mask Mandate policy as per the Chief Medical Officer. Masks are required to be worn in the ticket offices as well as onboard the vessel. Failure to comply to the directive will result in denial of access to the vessel. Please click here for a copy of the passenger handout for anyone travelling on the vessel.
Effective July 20th the policy of “Reservation Only” will be discontinued; Reservations are highly recommended due to high traffic.
Please note the following process for non-reserved passengers
Please note that canteen service onboard is available. Payment for food services is "cash only".
eserved commercial traffic will be accommodated as booked. Non-Reserved commercial will be handled as follows:
Commercial Units will be added to the wait-list in order of check-in at the ticket office. Driver’s/Company Representatives must present the following info to the ticket agent.
The load order will be reserved commercial traffic first. Second priority will be waitlisted traffic in order of check in. Unless extra space available the rule of maximum of 2 units per company will apply. Note that a wide load counts as 2 spaces. If it is determined that the load/trailer booked is not in the parking lot at time of loading it will be dropped from the waitlist.
Environment Canada Marine Weather
Re-Opening to International Residents
Effective September 7, 2021, the Government of Canada has reopened for travel with other countries, with restrictions as noted on the government COVID website. International travellers must provide proof of vaccine if asked.
To ensure safe evacuation of the vessel in the event of an emergency, and to accommodate increased traffic, please note the following changes to LMI operations on the Strait of Belle Isle.
Passengers requiring use of the elevator must declare so at the ticket office. The following process will apply:
Qajaq W Tracking
Where's the Lifeboats?
We've had some inquires regarding evacuation safety in the event of emergencies. The Qajaq W and The Kamutik W are state of the art ships with the most modern systems currently available for ferries. This is a link to a video that is a demonstration of how the evacuation system works for those who would like to know.
We operate as always with safety as highest priority
Protecting your privacy is important to Us
Labrador Marine Inc. uses customer information gathered in the reservation process solely for operational purposes. No credit card information is kept on file. Credit card information is processed by Moneris on a secured network. All information is held in strictest confidence and will not be sold or distributed to 3rd parties under any circumstances.