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How to get to Rocky Harbour and Gros Morne National Park

By Air

The Gros Morne region is serviced by Deer Lake Airport . This airport is approximately forty-five minutes from the centre of Gros Morne National Park .

From Europe, Monarch Airlines offers direct flights (just over five hours) to Deer Lake Airport (YDF) from London Gatwick (LGW) at the height of Summer and Winter.

From Canada , people flying to Deer Lake can travel via:                    

On the Ground  

A car is necessary to get to Rocky Harbour and get around. Five rental car companies have outlets at Deer Lake Airport.

Avis Rent A Car
Airport , Deer Lake , NL

Local : 635-3252

Budget Car and Truck Rental
Deer Lake Motel, Deer Lake , NL

Local : 635-3211

Airport Road, Deer Lake , NL

Local : 635-4442

National Car Rental
Airport , Deer Lake , NL

Local : 635-3282

Thrifty Car Rental
TCH, Deer Lake , NL

Local : 635-8211

Driving directions

From Deer Lake Airport :

  • take a right at the Trans Canada Highway when exiting the airport
  • drive ½ km and turn right again on Route 430 North ( Viking Trail )
  • drive 73 km to Rocky Harbour, take the second entrance to the village, turn left at the water, and the Jolly Moose will be on the right hand side of the road at 24A.

From St. John's :

  • drive west until you reach Deer Lake
  • turn right onto Route 430 ( Viking Trail )
  • follow directions as above

From Port aux Basques ferry terminal :

  • drive east to Deer Lake
  • turn right to the ramp for Route 430 ( Viking Trail )
  • follow directions as above

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