Marine Transportation Services

2020 Sailing Schedule and Final Cargo Acceptance Dates

For the 2020 sailing season, Marine Transportation Services (MTS) will be sailing to 12 communities in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

The Hay River Terminal is now open to accept cargo for all communities. Cargo must be booked through the MTS customer service desk prior to arriving at the terminal.

IMPORTANT NOTES
  • Cargo must be booked prior to the final cargo acceptance dates (identified below) to allow sufficient time for scheduling and planning. Bookings received after the cut-off dates may be refused at the discretion of MTS.
  • The sailing schedule is subject to change.
  • This page will be updated with the most current information as it becomes available. 
  • Capacity for Cambridge Bay and Kugluktuk is limited. Available space will be awarded on a first come, first served basis.

Departing Hay River

Updated November 20, 2019

Aklavik

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 4
    Estimated arrival: TBD

Cambridge Bay

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 17 
    Estimated arrival: August 26

Inuvik

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: June 15
    Estimated arrival: June 27
  • Trip 2
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 4
    Estimated arrival: July 20

Kasho Got'ine

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 4
    Estimated arrival: July 17
  • Trip 2
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 12
    Estimated arrival: July 23

Kugluktuk

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 17
    Estimated arrival: August 29

Łutselkʼe

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: June 27
    Estimated arrival: July 4

Norman Wells

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: June 10
    Estimated arrival: June 20
  • Trip 2
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 17
    Estimated arrival: July 27

Paulatuk

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 12
    Estimated arrival: August 7/August 21

Sachs Harbour

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 12
    Estimated arrival: August 4/August 16

Tuktoyaktuk

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 4
    Estimated arrival: July 24
  • Trip 2
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 17
    Estimated arrival: August 1
  • Trip 3
    Final cargo acceptance date: August 8
    Estimated arrival: August 24

Tulita

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 4
    Estimated arrival: July 13
  • Trip 2
    Final cargo acceptance date: August 8
    Estimated arrival: August 17

Ulukhaktok

  • Trip 1
    Final cargo acceptance date: July 12 
    Estimated arrival: July 31/August 18