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DFDS are the only operator to offer the Kiel to Klaipeda route, connecting Germany to Lithuania, Eastern Europe and beyond. The overnight crossing runs seven days a week, Monday to Sunday in both directions.
Our route across the Baltic sea, between Klaipeda in Lithuania to Kiel in Germany is the perfect link between Eastern and Western Europe.
Take your own vehicle and explore either side of the continent.
No baggage restrictions
Perfect for access to Eastern Europe
Excellent onboard facilities
Price includes transport for yourself, your vehicle & en suite cabin
If you're travelling from Germany into eastern Europe, ferry travel is a great way to reduce the time spent driving so you can sit back and relax as you cruise the Baltic and into the heart of Lithuania.
IIf you're travelling in the opposite direction, Kiel is a convenient arrival point for access north into Scandinavia, west into Holland, Belgium and France, and south through the enchanting landscapes of Germany.
Our onboard facilities provide you with a comfortable and relaxing journey. Relax in the bar with a choice of beers, wines and spirits, or simply enjoy a soft drink and a snack. The self-service restaurant offers a wide range of cuisine and is excellent value, or you may wish to dine à la carte. The onboard shop is home to a great choice of fashion, fragrance, alcohol and tobacco, whilst children will have a great time in our special Kidz' Club. As well as games and toys they can even watch cartoons, keeping them happy all the way.
Travelling by ferry is a great way to relax and unwind for your holiday ahead.
Our ferry routes across the Baltic Sea include a crossing from Sweden to Lithuania (Karlshamn-Klaipeda), Sweden to Estonia (Kapellskär-Paldiski) and also a route linking northern Germany with Lithuania (Kiel-Klaipeda).
We are Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2019 and the World's Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2018!