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Newfoundland and Labrador Travel Guide

Newfoundland and Labrador — Travel Tips

  • Newfoundland and Labrador’s time zone is half an hour ahead of the other Maritime provinces and 90 minutes ahead of central Canada and the eastern United States
  • Gas prices in Newfoundland and Labrador are Canada’s most expensive outside of the three northern territories
  • Drivers must always be aware of potholes, moose, and the long distances which often occur between major communities
  • Filled gas cans, food, and survival kits are essentials during any long road trip through Labrador, where cell phone reception is often non-existent

Contact Numbers

Police: 911
Emergency: 911
General Hospital (Health Sciences Centre): +1-709-777-6300
Labrador Health Centre: +1-709-897-2000
Consular Office of the United Kingdom: +1-709-579-2002
Consular Office of France: +1-709-579-8756
Consular Office of Mexico: +1-709-726-6124
City Wide Taxi: +1-709-722-0003