October 8, 2020
CTMA says in a French press release it is pleased with the smooth operation of the tourist season, despite the pandemic.
CTMA Ferry provides regular ferry service between Souris, Prince Edward Island and the Îles de la Madeleine.
Nearly 19,000 visitors, excluding residents of the Îles de la Madeleine, accessed the archipelago via the ferry, while public health authorities set the visitor limit at 35,000 during the peak season.
In addition, the ferry MADELEINE (former LEINSTER, 1981) made 117 crossings compared to 170 last year.
Normally, the CTMA Ferry makes annually about 300 trips, carrying a total of more than 100,000 passengers and 41,000 vehicles.