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Kiel - St. Petersburg

Kiel - St. Petersburg

Hazardous cargo
Reefer trailer
ISO Container(s)
Reefer container
Mobile machine
Industrial cargo

Sailing time 60 hours


DFDS’ service on Kiel – St Petersburg ceases as external transport provider closes route

As DFDS doesn’t operate its own ferry between Kiel and St Petersburg, our service is maintained through chartering space on Finnlines’ ships on the route.

However, Finnlines has informed DFDS they will cease sailings on Kiel – St Petersburg as soon as possible. This means that DFDS’ agreement with Finnlines will end and that DFDS will have no service between the cities to offer our customers.

Last announced departures operated by DFDS:

  • Kiel - St. Petersburg - 07.04.2019, 00:30
  • St. Petersburg - Kiel - 09.04.2019, 22:00



  • Sundays


  • Tuesdays


Cut-off times

Self-drives: 6 hours prior

Trailers: 6 hours prior

Other cargo: upon request

Kiel terminal


DFDS Germany ApS & Co. KG

Ostuferhafen 15

24149 Kiel



Mon-Fri, 08:00 – 16:30

Sat, 08:00-12:00


St. Petersburg terminal


DFDS Seaways Ltd. 1

Gladkiy ostrov

198095 St. Petersburg



24 hours a day, 7 days a week


Service charges


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Explosives 1.1-1.3

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Flammable gases 2

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Flammable liquids 3

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Flammable solids 4

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Oxidizing substances 5.1

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Toxic substances 6

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Radioactive 7

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Corrosive substances 8

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Miscellaneous dangerous substances 9

Abnormal loads

For units exceeding 2.6 metres in width, the following surcharges shall apply:

  • 2.61-3.00 m — basic rate +16%,
  • 3.01-3.50 m — basic rate +32%,
  • 3.51-4.00 m — basic rate +48%,
  • 4.10-4.50 m — basic rate +64%,
  • From 4.51 m — on request.

Shipment of units exceeding 40 tonnes is subject to prior approval with additional rates given on application.