Hapag-Lloyd is launching the second service to the Gulf of Finland26 March 2013
The service will extend port coverage in the Baltic and provide a second weekly sailing to and from Russian and Finnish ports, in addition to the existing Russia Express Service.
The fixed-day weekly FIX service has the following rotation: Bremerhaven and Hamburg in Germany; St. Petersburg, Russia; Kotka and Rauma in Finland; Gävle, Sweden; and back to Bremerhaven.
An additional call at Ust-Luga, Russia, is currently under consideration.
The service will be operated with two vessels m/v Anina and m/v Hanse Confidence, about 800 TEU each.
The estimated time of shipping for the Anina’s first sailing will be on April 2 from Hamburg, and the ETS for the Hanse Confidence’s first sailing will be on April 8 from Bremerhaven.