Finnlines

A subsidiary of the Italian Grimaldi Group, Finnlines' operations are concentrated in the Baltic and North Seas. The company specializes in roll-on, roll-off shipping. Its services between Helsinki, Finland and Travemünde, Germany operate under the name of HansaLine, FinnLink between Naantali, Finland and Kapellskär, Sweden, NordöLink between Malmö, Sweden and Travemünde, Germany and TransRussiaExpress between Lübeck, Germany and St. Petersburg, Russia.

Finnlines also offers passenger-freight services from Finland to Germany and via the Åland Islands to Sweden, from Sweden to Germany and from Germany to Russia.

The company also has port operations under the name of Finnsteve at the Finnish ports of Helsinki, Turku, and Naantali. 

17 May 2017
Finnlines’ extended its four-year run of record results.
24 Feb 2017
“For a fourth year in a row, we recorded an improvement in operating profit.”
09 Nov 2016
Finnlines posted its best every quarterly result despite sluggish economic growth in Europe.
Traffic and profit at Finnlines rose in the second quarter and the company expects its strong performance to continue thanks to variety of initiatives already underway.
01 Aug 2016
Finnlines posted its best second-quarter result ever.
29 Jul 2015
Finnlines posted its best second quarter result in a decade as cost cuts offset the impact of a flat Baltic short-sea shipping market.
Finnlines ship
14 May 2015
Finnlines scraped a small profit in the first quarter as it spent heavily on technology to comply with tougher environmental regulations for ships sailing in North European waters.
07 Nov 2014
Finnlines posted its best quarterly result in eight years and said full-year earnings could be the best since 2000 as it continues to boost cargo volumes in the face of economic uncertainty in its core Baltic Sea market.
29 Jul 2014
Finnlines, a leading Baltic short sea shipping line, today posted its biggest quarterly profit in eight years as it sold surplus ships, axed loss-making routes and disposed of non-core operations.
09 May 2013
Finnlines’ net loss almost doubled in the first quarter as Europe’s deepening economic downturn depressed cargo volumes on its North Sea and Baltic short sea routes.
03 Nov 2010
Finnlines, the Finnish short sea shipping line, reported higher third quarter revenue and profit driven by a recovery in North Sea and Baltic Sea roll-on, roll-off traffic.