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Getting Here


By Cruise Ship   |   By Air  |   By Ferry  |  


By Cruise Ship

St. John's hosts cruise ships on a variety of itineraries each season. Whether transatlantic voyages, cruises to northern Canada, circumnavigations of Newfoundland and Labrador or cruises along the northeastern seaboard, most cruise lines visit St. John's on a regular basis. Information on cruise ships travelling to St. John's can be found here:
Book a Cruise  |  Cruise Schedule

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By Air

If you're meeting a cruise ship in St. John's, a wide variety of international and connector airlines are at your service. From anywhere in Canada, from all across North America, from major gateways and cities, the USA, and from Northern Europe, modern jet travel is available to bring you here. Start your vacation-of-a-lifetime on a high note. Get in touch with your travel agent and get your trip off the ground.

Approximate travel times by air:
New York - St. John's: 4 hours
Boston - St. John's: 3 hours
London, England - St. John's: 5 hours
Montreal - St. John's: 2 hours
Toronto - St. John's: 3 hours
Halifax - St. John's: 1.5 hours
Amsterdam - St. John's (via Halifax): 7.5 hours


ST. JOHN'S INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
The St. John's International Airport is located 10 kilometres north of the City's historic downtown, all major hotels, convention and port facilities. The Airport is serviced by carriers providing direct/connecting flights to major Canadian and North American cities. Also, starting June 1st, 2010, daily direct flights will be offered to Heathrow Airport in London, England.

Affiliate airlines provide regular service within Newfoundland and Labrador, Atlantic Canada, and Saint Pierre, France.

Numerous charter aircraft companies offer a broad range of services to the province and within the province at various times throughout the year.

ST. JOHN'S INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY (YYT)
Box 1, Airport Terminal Building
100 World Parkway
St. John's, NL   A1A 5T2
Telephone: (709) 758-8500
(709) 758-8581 (flight information)
Toll Free: 1-866-758-8581
Website: www.stjohnsairport.com


AIRLINES SERVICING ST. JOHN'S
AIR CANADA
Toll Free: 1-888-247-2262 (Canada or US)
Hearing Impaired
Toll Free: 1-800-361-8071 (Canada/US)
Website: www.aircanada.com


AIR LABRADOR
Telephone: (709) 896-6730
Toll Free: 1-800-563-3042 (reservations)
Email info@airlabrador.com
Website: www.airlabrador.com
Fax (709) 896-8510


AIR SAINT-PIERRE
Telephone: (709) 726-9700 (St. John's)
Email stjohns@airsaintpierre.com
Website: www.airsaintpierre.com
Fax (709) 726-9702


AIR TRANSAT
Toll Free: 1-877-872-6728 (general info)
Toll Free: 1-866-847-1112 (reservations)
Email information@airtransat.com
Website: www.airtransat.com
Charter passenger service only.

UNITED AIRLINES
Toll Free: 1-800-864-8331
: 1-800-523-3273 (US/Mexico)
Website: www.continental.com


PORTER AIRLINES
Telephone: (416) 619-8622
Toll Free: 1-888-619-8622
Website: www.flyporter.com


PROVINCIAL AIRLINES
Telephone: (709) 576-1800
Toll Free: 1-800-563-2800
Email reservations@provair.com
Website: www.provincialairlines.ca
Fax (709) 576-0768


SKYSERVICE AIRLINES
   
Toll Free: 1-866-759-4132
Email pre-flight_inquiries@skyservice.com
Website: www.skyservice.com
Charter passenger service only.

SUNWING VACATIONS
   
Toll Free: 1-877-786-9464
Fax: 1-416-620-4433
Website: www.sunwing.ca
Charter passenger service only.

WEST JET
Telephone: 1-888-937-8538
Website: www.westjet.com


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By Ferry

MARINE ATLANTIC
Year-round vehicle and passenger ferry service is provided by Marine Atlantic between North Sydney, Nova Scotia, and Port aux Basques, Newfoundland. Crossing time is 6 hours (this ferry connects with the trans-island bus service operated by DRL Coachlines).

From mid-June to mid-September, an additional ferry operates between North Sydney and Argentia in eastern Newfoundland, which is 45 kilometres from Route 1 and 131 kilometres from the provincial capital of Newfoundland and Labrador. Crossing time is 12-14 hours. For rates, schedules and reservations contact:

Marine Atlantic
10 Fort William Place, Suite 302
Baine Johnston Centre
St. John's, NL A1C 1K4
Telephone: 1-800-897-2797
Reservations.: 1-800-341-7981
Website: www.marine-atlantic.ca

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