The smartest sea way between Scandinavia and Continental Europe!

NoSwed Line will establish a direct line between Groningen, Kristiansand and Göteborg. This is the shortest route between Norway and The Netherlands with direct connections to the Benelux/German/France and Scandinavian highways systems.

Driving time:

Rotterdam / Groningen Sea Port: 3 hours
Antwerpen / Groningen Sea Port: 3,5 hours
Ruhr area / Groningen Sea Port: 3,5 hours
Kristiansand / Oslo: 4 hours
Kristiansand / Stavanger: 3,5 hours
Göteborg / Stockholm: 5 hours

Why this is a better alternative:

The traditional route Scandinavia - Continental Europe faces logistic and environmental threats mainly in Northern Germany.

Considering the continued increase in freight and passenger with car streams between Scandinavia and Continental Europe and the increasing pressure to find a solution for the abovementioned threats - alternative routes have to be initiated.

Why this is a smarter way to travel from and to Scandinavia / Europe:

Road taxes in Germany and Denmark are increasing yearly.

Considering the continued increase in freight and passenger with car streams between Scandinavia and Continental Europe and the increasing pressure to find a solution for the abovementioned threats - alternative routes have to be initiated.

Truck drivers are restricted to shorter distances due to the maximum driving hours and carriers are restricted to a maximum weight of the trucks.

Oil and fish industry concentrated around Stavanger and Bergen create accurate need for transport (export/import)

Transport, distribution and major economy is concentrated in the areas of Oslo and Göteborg.

Traveling by car or truck between Western Europe and Scandinavia will be cheaper than the existing highways and ferry connections and the new ferry connection saves time.

Night sailing between Groningen and Kristiansand.

Day sailing between Kristiansand and Göteborg.

The ships will be very comfortable comparing with cruise standard.