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 The location of Virgin Arm - Carters Cove 

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Around Virgin Arm - Carters Cove ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Gander. It is located about 41 miles [65 km] to the south of Virgin Arm - Carters Cove. Gander has a population of 10,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Bishops Falls. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the southwest of Virgin Arm - Carters Cove and has a population of 3,400 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Virgin Arm - Carters Cove and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2006
Botwood   [Map]   3,052   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Carmanville   [Map]   753   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Embree   [Map]   703   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fogo   [Map]   748   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Glenwood   [Map]   762   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Joe Batts Arm   [Map]   778   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
La Scie   [Map]   955   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Lewisporte   [Map]   3,308   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Musgrave Harbour   [Map]   1,085   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Norris Arm   [Map]   911   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Peterview   [Map]   807   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Roberts Arm   [Map]   841   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Summerford   [Map]   976   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Triton   [Map]   1,029   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Twillingate   [Map]   2,448   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Bayview   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Black Duck Cove   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Bluff Head Cove   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bridgeport   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Burnt Cove   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Chanceport   [Map]   ---   NW   Less than 2 miles
Cottlesville   [Map]   279   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hillgrade   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Little Harbour   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Manuels Cove   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Moreton's Harbour   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Tilt Cove   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Tizzard's Harbour   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Valley Pond   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Wild Bight   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]

Nearby Communities Having TripAdvisor Information ...

While we are unaware of specific information for Virgin Arm - Carters Cove, the following nearby communities do have TripAdvisor Tourism pages:

Communities Explored by TripAdvisor

Botwood  -  37 miles [59.5 km] to the southwest   [Map]

Boyd's Cove  -  8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast   [Map]

Carmanville  -  25 miles [40.2 km] to the east southeast   [Map]

Leading Tickles  -  27 miles [43.5 km] to the west   [Map]

Lewisporte  -  24 miles [38.6 km] to the south southwest   [Map]

Musgrave Harbour  -  37 miles [59.5 km] to the east   [Map]

Norris Arm  -  36 miles [57.9 km] to the southwest   [Map]

Point Leamington  -  31 miles [49.9 km] to the west southwest   [Map]

Triton  -  37 miles [59.5 km] to the west   [Map]

Twillingate  -  8 miles [12.9 km] to the north   [Map]

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Virgin Arm - Carters Cove. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

Airports Near Virgin Arm - Carters Cove ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Virgin Arm - Carters Cove.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Fogo Airport   [Map]   CDY3   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Gander Intl. (YQX/CYQX)   [Map]   CYQX   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Botwood Airport   [Map]   CCP2   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Virgin Arm - Carters Cove.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Virgin Arm - Carters Cove. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Gander Intl. (YQX/CYQX)   [Map]   CYQX   SSE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Deer Lake Rgnl. (YDF/CYDF)   [Map]   CYDF   W   119 miles [191.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Fogo Airport   [Map]   CDY3   ENE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Botwood Airport   [Map]   CCP2   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

St. John's Intl.   (YYT/CYYT)   [Map]
        Website for Saint John's International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Gander Intl.   (YQX/CYQX)   [Map]
        Website for Gander International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Deer Lake Rgnl.   (YDF/CYDF)   [Map]
        Website for Deer Lake Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Virgin Arm - Carters Cove were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Virgin Arm - Carters Cove. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Virgin Arm - Carters Cove) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Virgin Arm - Carters Cove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Virgin Arm - Carters Cove

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Virgin Arm - Carters Cove), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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