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Athena Seaways - Kiel to Klaipeda

Athena Seaways

The ship was built in 2010. Its speed is 24 knots. There are 436 beds in cabins and 112 reclining seats in lounge area.

Technical data:

  • Length: 199 m
  • Width: 26.6 m
  • Speed: 24 knots
  • Engine power: 2x12000 kW
  • Passengers: 550
  • Gross tonnage: 25993 t
  • Load capacity: 2496 l/m
  • Year built: 2010
  • Class: RINA
DFDS Optima ferry on the sea

Optima Seaways

The ship was built in 1999. Its speed is 23.5 knots. There are 252 beds in cabins and 72 reclining seats in the lounge area.

Technical data:

  • Length: 186.25 m
  • Width: 25.6 m
  • Speed: 23.5 Knots
  • Engine power: 2x94500 kW
  • Passengers: 324
  • Gross tonnage: 25206 t
  • Load capacity: 2238 l/m
  • Year built: 1999
  • Class: Lloyd register

Onboard Experience

Seaview cabin onboard Newcastle-Amsterdam


Relax in our cosy cabins, each with en suite facilities for your privacy and convenience. Or if you're travelling on a budget, then choose our comfortable lounge area.

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