Viking Line

Viking Line

About Viking Line

Viking Line is an Icelandic shipping company founded 1959. Initially, they only engaged ferry services with a steamer. Today, Viking Line has seven vessels and operates passenger services, pleasure cruises and freight transports, and operates Sweden, Åland, Finland and Estonia.
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Viking Line in summer; archipelago cruises and more Visor trips

Viking Lines Åland Cruiser Viking Cinderella has been silent for months during the covid-19 pandemic. But now the shipping company can launch a brand new cruise concept with the archipelago in the center, while expanding the summer's popular Visby tours. For the safety of travelers, Viking Line has adopted an industry-wide standard on corona measures, and as the first shipping company in the world to receive…
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Viking Line first in the world with covid-19 verification

Viking Line is the first shipping company in the world to be verified by the classification society Det Norske Veritas Germanischer Lloyd (DNV GL) according to the My Care method. The certificate, which applies to all seven vessels of the fleet and the operations in six terminals (Sweden, Åland, Finland and Estonia), confirms Viking Line's ability to manage and prevent infection risks including covid-19.…
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News of the summer with Viking Line - safety and departures

An hour ago, Viking Line held a digital press conference to present a series of news about the summer like this in current corona times. Of course, Seafun was connected and here is a summary. First the most important news! The post will be updated during the day with more information and answers to your questions. New security standard Viking…
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Again possible to cruise with Viking Line today

Viking Grace in the foreground and Amorella behind. Photo: Viking Line. Starting Saturday morning it is possible to start day cruising again with Viking Line. It is the Viking Grace ship that again takes passengers out to sea. This somewhat special day cruise, which involves a change of ship, departs from Stockholm and…
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Viking Line's traffic and restrictions from May 14, 2020

Cobblestone with Amorella in the background. Press image Viking Line. As a result of the Finnish government's decision of 4 May 2020 to gradually ease some of the country's coronary restrictions, Viking Line will once again offer the necessary passenger traffic on four of its vessels from 14 May. Required traffic…
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Birka Cruises

Traffic situation on the Baltic Sea April 2020

The traffic situation on the Baltic Sea is strained due to the current Corona crisis. To limit the spread of the covid-19 corona virus, the Finnish government has decided to continue to keep the country's borders closed until 13 May 2020. This, of course, affects all shipping companies in the Baltic Sea. Viking Line conducts freight traffic Viking Line extends traffic stops ...
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Viking Line reduces traffic further

The shipping company Viking Line stops traffic on the lines Kapellskär-Mariehamn and Stockholm-Mariehamn-Helsinki until April 13, 2020. Viking Line has a close cooperation with the responsible authorities on all security-related issues, including the corona virus (covid-19). Finland now introduces emergency permit with stop for all passenger traffic to Finland which is not classified as…
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Birka Cruises

Corona effect on the Baltic Sea - set lines, ships and artists

Viking Gabriella, one of the few vessels still operating in the Baltic Sea. But how long? Photo: Heidi Rovén. Yes I will continue my blog series from our Jewel cruise, but just want to stick in first with a little update for the location on the Baltic Sea for anyone who missed it. I know many are wondering…
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Viking Line sets cruises with Viking Cinderella

Viking Line cancels all Viking Cinderella departures from Monday, March 16 through Thursday, April 16, 2020. This is based on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs's advice on all travel abroad and concerns about the corona virus (covid-19). Viking Cinderella normally goes in daily cruise traffic between Stockholm and Mariehamn. Free cancellation and cancellation ...
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