121 Eden Street
Bar Harbor, Maine
phone (207) 288-3395
Short report on company website
Bay Ferries Limited ("Bay") and Northumberland Ferries Limited ("NFL") are wholly owned subsidiaries of NFL Holdings Ltd of Charlottetown Prince Edward Island. NFL Holdings is a private company owned by thirty (30) individuals, most of whom are descendents of four (4) families who originally founded the business in 1941. The founding principles of safety, efficiency, quality, community and innovation remain the cornerstone of our corporate philosophy today.NFL was incorporated in 1939 in Halifax and commenced operating the Wood Islands, Prince Edward Island to Caribou, Nova Scotia ferry service in 1941. This company has continued its eight (8) month per year operational contract with Transport Canada to this date. For over 60 years, we have continuously provided safe and reliable ferry services between Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia.Bay had a successful beginning in April 1, 1997 on the Bay of Fundy, having been chosen as the successful proponent to take over the Bay of Fundy services previously operated by Marine Atlantic. This followed a formal Request for Proposals conducted by the Government of Canada in which local and international companies participated.