About Stena Line

We are one of the world's largest ferry companies

Connecting Europe for a Sustainable Future

Funnel of one of our ferries with our logo and another Stena line ship sailing enroute

Stena Line, is an international transport and travel service company and one of the world's leading ferry operators.


Stena Line operates in three business areas: Scandinavia, the North Sea and the Irish Sea with a network of 19 strategically located ferry routes and 6 owned ports in Europe. Stena Line has a modern fleet with a total of 36 vessels including traditional combi–ferries, RoPax ferries for freight and passengers, and pure cargo ships.


Stena Line is a stable and profitable group and is committed to providing passengers with the best service and experience possible.


In 2017, Stena Line transported approximately 7.4 million passengers, 1.7 million cars and 2.1 million freight units. Operating Europe’s most comprehensive route network, with 27,800 sailings in 2017, Stena Line routes operate in Scandinavia, Mainland Europe,UK and Ireland.


Stena Line is owned by the Swedish Olsson family who founded the company in 1962, and has the largest ferry operator in Europe, one of the largest in the world.

UK Head Office

Stena Line Limited

Stena House

Station Approach



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Connecting Europe for a sustainable future

Stena Line's mission is to increase shareholder value through affordable and seamless ferry transportation with an absolute commitment to safety and reliability, and a reduced environmental footprint.

We deliver efficiency and sustainability through care – care for our customers, care for resources and care for each other.

Map showing Stena Line's extensive European Route Network.