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  • High-Speed-Catamaran docks for the first time on Rügen

    Yesterday the ferry, which will connect the island and Sweden on the new line to Sweden, was transferred to Mukran.

     

    (Press Release in German)

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  • High Speed Ferry next to the chalk cliffs of Jasmund.

    FRS Opens The Booking System Between Rügen And Sweden

    Bookings for the new ferry line, which will connect Sassnitz on the island of Rügen with Ystad in southern Sweden in just 2.5 hours from 17 September 2020 on, are now very welcome. Bookings are possible for crossings with the high-speed catamaran "Skane Jet" between 17th September and 1st November.

    (Press Release in German)

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  • High speed ferry FRS between Sweden and Rügen.

    From Germany To Sweden In Only 2 Hours And 30 Minutes: FRS Takes Over Traditional Ferry Route

    The ferry connection between the German island of Rügen and Sweden, historically known as the “Königslinie” (German for “King’s Line”), can look back on more than 100 years of history. The name originates from the German emperor and Swedish king who attended the festive route opening ceremony in 1897. When the previous operator withdrew from the service this year due to the Corona crisis, the end of the traditional ferry line was imminent.

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  • Human silhouettes at sunset, jumping into the air.

    Weiße Flotte Interested In "Königslinie" To Sweden

    Sassnitz (dpa/mv) • There is new hope for the discontinued ferry connection from Sassnitz to Sweden. The shipping company Weiße Flotte, belonging to company group Förde Reederei Seetouristik (Flensburg), considers to transfer a catamaran from South Spain to the Baltic Sea.

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