Vessel Departures and Arrivals
Reservations are highly recommended
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
Commercial Traffic Procedures
Reserved 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.
Please note that cafeteria service onboard will not be available for the foreseeable future. In the event of significant delays due to ice Labrador Marine will provide limited, alternate supply of food.
Environment Canada Marine Weather
Re-Opening to Canadian Residents July 1st
Effective July 1, 2021, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador will re-open the province for travel with all of Canada, with restrictions as noted on the government COVID website.
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:
The following passenger info has been updated effective July 1, 2021. Click here for passenger handout of process followed regarding crossings.
If anyone requires further information, please contact the Operations Manager, Dave Leyden, via email at [email protected]
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.