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St. Pierre Ferry

Fortune, Newfoundland and Labrador A0E 1P0, Canada
+1 855-832-3455
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The Only Way to Go! (unless you want to fly)

This one hour and twenty minute ferry ride is smooth and efficient. St. Pierre can be reached by... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
dougcundall
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Barrie, Canada
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As the only ferry to SPM, they could sit back and do nothing! Quite the opposite, they are there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jenpa5
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Gander, Canada
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“smooth ride” (2 reviews)
“passengers” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Fortune, Newfoundland and Labrador A0E 1P0, Canada
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+1 855-832-3455
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This one hour and twenty minute ferry ride is smooth and efficient. St. Pierre can be reached by air also but if you want to see the country side in Newfoundland, enjoy a ferry ride and have accommodations booked for over night or want to...More

Thank dougcundall
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As the only ferry to SPM, they could sit back and do nothing! Quite the opposite, they are there for their passengers and make you feel welcome as soon as you step aboard. We had a rough crossing, but they were walking around checking on...More

1  Thank Jenpa5
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We booked the ferry boat to St. Pierre for a weekend in May, 2018. This was the second week that the new ferry, Nordet, has been in operation. We booked online but went to the ferry boat office ahead of time to check in. Good...More

4  Thank Ora J
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

The weather was calm so the ride to and from Saint Pierre was very smooth. The ferry is spacious and maintained a comfortable climate. Seats are also comfortable. Just as a few other reviews have stated the one drawback is the windows. looks like they...More

4  Thank Vanman49
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Great ride, but huge dissappointment that you could not see out any of the windows. The windows were dirty or completely fogged up.

2  Thank Bradley Z
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Loved the Ferry, great service and comfortable seating, nice and roomy. Very easy to board and lots of help with your luggage.

1  Thank Irene R
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

only Ferry going there Despite this monopoly, the service is excellent. The staff is caring and helful

Thank fem1234
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a catamaran passenger ferry that takes approximately 55 minutes to reach St. Pierre from Marystown. Our whole experience was quite smooth. We purchased our tickets. You need to have either government issued identification with photo or a passport. While my husband, myself and...More

5  Thank 45DegreesNorth
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Took the ferry by Cabastan as well as a ride from St. Pierre to Miquelon. The ferry was on time and even in rough water they were helpful and accommodating.

1  Thank Ram C
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

The ferry from Fortune, NL to St. Pierre, FR is the inexpensive way to travel (~$100/person round trip). Seats are comfortable for the 55 min. trip but you cannot take your car over. Be there 1-2 hours early to, get your ID verified (this is...More

1  Thank Pete B
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Jim W
24 July 2018|
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Response from ssfg |
Hello, the new ferries are actually a longer ride... it is 1.5 hours to cross (although it says 55 minutes on the website). Strangely though, it was only 55 minutes to return to Fortune. I think the seas might have some... More
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jasonbrownis
6 November 2017|
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Response from ssfg |
Yes, Saturdays and Wednesdays they have boats going over in the morning and returning in the late afternoon.
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msmith722
17 August 2017|
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Response from Susan B | Reviewed this property |
You pay $10 a day for parking. You pay at the ferry office. They will tell you what time to be at the ferry terminal for parking - you drop off your passengers and baggage and then follow a shuttle to the parking area. On... More
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