No ferry until Friday

  • May. 17, 2004 6:00 p.m.

The ferry between Skidegate and Prince Rupert is operating on a revised schedule, because of a continuing problem with the starboard gearbox on the Queen of Prince Rupert. The vessel is undergoing a refit and at this point BC Ferries cannot say when it will return to service.
In the meantime, both northern routes are being served by the Queen of the North, requiring the changed schedule.
Passengers are advised to check the ferry service websitte at Or to call ferries at 1 888 223 3779 for an update.
The new schedule is as follows;
Depart Prince Rupert 12:30 am Friday May 21
Arrive Skidegate 5:30 am
Depart Skidegate 7:30 am Friday May 21
Arrive Prince Rupert 12:30 pm

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