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Real Time Ferries

Real Time Ferries

Real Time Ferries

It´s time to get visible!
Real Time Ferries − sharing real time departure and arrival times for ferries in the Baltic Sea Region to facilitate passenger and goods transport.

Welcome to the First Real Time Ferries Conference
Come to Rostock 18 September 2019! Meet the experts, learn more and find out how you can benefit!
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Ferries play a significant role in the Business Sea Region in both goods and passenger transport. To make ferry transports a more competitive alternative interoperability between ferry and land transport is crucial. Up to date information at all times is vital to make the entire transport chain work efficiently and. Real time information also allow optimisation of the intermodal traffic flows.


The Real Time Ferries Project is a project within the Interreg Baltic Sea Region funded by the European Union´s European Regional Development Fund and by the Project Partners.

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Project Partners:

  • A´TUIN” Ltd. (LV)
  • Baltic Sea Forum e.V. (DE)
  • Estonian Road Administration (EE)
  • Estonian Small Harbours Development Center (EE)
  • Helsinki Region Transport (FI)
  • International Transport Development Association (LV)
  • Klaipeda Shipping Research Center (LT)
  • Motus Foundation (in cooperation with BPO) (PL)
  • Port of Trelleborg SE
  • Public Transport Authority Berlin-Brandenburg (VBB) (DE)
  • RISE Research Institutes of Sweden (SE)
  • Saarte Liinid AS (EE)
  • Schenker Deutschland AG (DE)
  • Skånetrafiken (SE)
  • Stena Line AB (SE)
  • Swedish Maritime Administration (SE)
  • Tallinn University of Technology (EE)
  • University of Rostock (DE) (Lead Partner)
  • West Pomeranian University of Technology Szczecin (PL)
  • Viking Line Abp (FI)


Associated Partners

  • Ministry of Energy, Infrastructure and State Development M-V DE
  • Rostock Trimodal DE
  • Euroports Ferry Stevedoring Rostock DE
  • German Logistics Association DE
  • Tom Tom Germany DE
  • GoEuro DE
  • Danish State Railways DK
  • HH Ferries Group SE
  • Västtrafik SE
  • Port of Stockholm SE
  • Central Klaipeda Terminal LT
  • Smitlynes Perkela LT
  • Latvian Coast Guard LV
  • Ministry of Transport Latvia LV
  • Port of Liepaja LV
  • Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communication Estonia EE
  • Baltic Ports Organization EE
  • City of Helsinki FI
  • Delfi Association DE
  • TS Laevad OÜ EE
  • Danish Shipwoners Association DK
  • Tallink Grupp EE



News & Press releases

WE are RTF – Johan Östling, Senior Project Manager at RISE

Johan Östling, at the RTF partner RISE Viktoria wants to make ferries visible to the public by including them on Google maps and other local, national and global travel planners. As a senior Project manager at RISE he b...

Published: May 08, 2019

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Joint terminal project in Port of Turku proceeds

The Port of Turku, City of Turku, Tallink Silja Oy and Viking Line Abp (partner of RealTimeFerries Project) signed in autumn 2018 a strategic letter of intent on a joint objective for the development of the port area in ...

Published: March 20, 2019

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Another STM year is coming to an end…

...and what a year it has been!
BIMCO adopted a STM-clause for standard contracts, nine industry actors launched a new common governance initiative, the first shore centre outside a project joined the STM communit...

Published: December 18, 2018

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