Modal shift to rail transport reduces climate gas emissions
The intermodal connection commences operations with three runs in each direction per week.
Read more … New intermodal train connection from Luxembourg
Growing rates in passenger and cargo handling at port terminals
Passenger traffic rises by 8.4 % to nearly 2.4 mio. passengers. Handling result rises by 1.9 % to 6,8 mio. tons.
Read more … The PORT OF KIEL concludes the last year with good results
Cargo traffic transferred to rail transport reduces CO2 emissions
The port’s line-up capacity will be enhanced to reduce train movements to and from the shunting station.
Read more … Rail terminal at Schwedenkai to be enhanced by third track
Longer trains for seaport’s hinterland transport
Kiel’s shunting station has been enhanced so that freight trains with a length of 740 m can enter.
Read more … Inauguration of new entry track at shunting station
New connection reduces carbon footprint of hinterland traffic
Shifting hinterland traffic to the more eco-friendly mode of rail Transport takes pressure off local road network.
Read more … New direct train from Kiel-Norwegenkai to Verona
On-shore power supply plant at Ostseekai from next year on
The port has been visited on 174 separate occasions by 32 different cruise ships with a total tonnage of 15 million GT.
Read more … 800,000 passengers upon conclusion of cruise season
37th “Sprottenback” companies of Kiel’s maritime industry
The Federal Government Coordinator for the Maritime Industry has been honoured with the Port Award 2019.
Read more … Maritime Coordinator honoured with Port Award
Eight visits by two CMV/TransOcean ships in Kiel
VASCO DA GAMA is the sixth cruise ship to be seen for the first time in the Capital City of Schleswig-Holstein this season.
Read more … MS VASCO DA GAMA welcomed at Ostseekai for maiden call
Kiel enables emission-free power to ships in port
Color Line’s big cruise-ferries can now be supplied with emission-free electric power from on shore
Read more … Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated
Ostuferhafen cruise terminal is homeport for MSC cruise ships
Through exhanced terminal capacities, MSC will keep on expanding its presence in Northern Europe.
Read more … Kiel strengthens its partnership with MSC Cruises
Platform for exchange between trade partners
The Swedish and the German companies all profit equally from a forum of the ports like this.
Read more … German-Swedish Port Event in Stockholm
Tourism is of growing economic importance for Schleswig-Holstein
Meet the PORT OF KIEL at the leading trade fair of the world’s travel industry: the ITB in Berlin.
Read more … PORT OF KIEL expects more than 2.2 million passengers
Kiel welcomes the TUI Cruises newbuilding
"Mein Schiff 2" change of flags at the Ostseekai Terminal, on Tuesday, 22nd January 2019.
Read more … „Mein Schiff 2“ delivery at the Ostseekai
More than 2.2 million passengers and over 7 million cargo tons
Kiel continues to grow in passenger traffic, while Cargo handling decreased by 3.5 %.
Read more … PORT OF KIEL presents annual results 2018
Additional freight ferry helps road to sea switch
Color Line operates an additional freight ferry "Color Carrier" on the route from Kiel to Oslo.
Read more … Color Line expands Kiel – Oslo cargo capacity
500th ship clearance in the port of Kiel and at the Kiel-Canal
SCA Logistics successfully moved its activities to the Ostuferhafen in Kiel 2 ¼ years ago.
Read more … SCA Logistics is firmly established in Kiel
PORT OF KIEL publishes results of months-long survey
Evaluation indicates that the air quality in and around the cruise shipping terminal is good.
Read more … Ostseekai cruise ship emissions scarcely detectable
Infrastructure, economy, and tourism in northern Germany
The Partners came together to set out the ways in which they will be stepping up their existing collaboration.
Read more … Partnership for sustainable cruise tourism