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Stena Line introduces Stena Forecaster to Belfast – Liverpool service

Stena Line introduces Stena Forecaster to Belfast – Liverpool service

Press Releases   •   Feb 11, 2019 11:32 GMT

​As a part of the ongoing development of Stena Line’s Irish Sea route network, the Stena Forecaster is transferred from Stena RoRo to Stena Line and will enter service on the Belfast - Liverpool route from Tuesday, 12 February 2019. Stena Forerunner will transfer back to the North Sea and operation on Rotterdam-Killingholme.

Stena Line launches smart chatbot

Stena Line launches smart chatbot

Press Releases   •   Feb 06, 2019 14:43 GMT

​Stena Line is in the process of launching the smartest chatbot into the ferry market. Stina will help make the customer experience even better by providing assistance in booking a trip as well as answering questions 24/7. The chatbot is an important milestone for Stena Line in its quest to becoming the world’s first cognitive ferry company.

Madden Marine charts 2019 business success

Madden Marine charts 2019 business success

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2019 10:08 GMT

​Madden Marine, one of Northern Ireland’s leading specialist ship refit companies has just completed work on the second of Stena Line’s five Irish Sea ferry refit projects at Belfast’s Harland and Wolff shipyard.

Stena Line’s first new generation ferry ‘floats’ in China

Stena Line’s first new generation ferry ‘floats’ in China

Press Releases   •   Jan 17, 2019 12:23 GMT

​Stena Estrid enters next phase of construction Ferry Company Stena Line has achieved another important milestone in its major new fleet investment programme with the ‘launching’ ceremony of the first of its next generation of RoPax vessel taking place at the Avic Weihai Shipyard in China.

Stena Line invests £5M in fleet upgrade

Stena Line invests £5M in fleet upgrade

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2019 11:12 GMT

​Harland and Wolff Shipyard Chosen for Ferry Refits Leading ferry company Stena Line has started work on a £5m refit programme of its local ferry fleet at Belfast’s Harland and Wolff shipyard. The 10-week upgrade schedule will see five Stena Line vessels dry docked consecutively to facilitate refurbishment and maintenance works.

Extended Offer: 25% off ferry travel in 2019!

Extended Offer: 25% off ferry travel in 2019!

Press Releases   •   Jan 03, 2019 15:45 GMT

​Must be booked before January 15th Leading ferry company Stena Line has launched a limited time offer of 25% off travel to Britain and France on the Dublin – Holyhead, Rosslare – Fishguard and Rosslare – Cherbourg routes*.

Stena Line Sets New Freight Record on Dublin – Holyhead

Stena Line Sets New Freight Record on Dublin – Holyhead

Press Releases   •   Dec 21, 2018 15:08 GMT

​Leading ferry company Stena Line has set a new company record for freight on its Dublin – Holyhead service carrying a total of over 250 000 units in 2018. The milestone was achieved on 21st December when Patrick van der Vijver from Hannon completed the 08.10 hrs crossing from Dublin to Holyhead.

25% off ferry travel in 2019!

25% off ferry travel in 2019!

Press Releases   •   Dec 21, 2018 09:53 GMT

​Must be booked before January 8th Leading ferry company Stena Line has launched a limited time offer of 25% off travel to Britain and France on the Dublin – Holyhead, Rosslare – Fishguard and Rosslare – Cherbourg routes*.

25% off ferry travel in 2019!

25% off ferry travel in 2019!

Press Releases   •   Dec 21, 2018 09:50 GMT

Must be booked before January 8th Leading ferry company Stena Line has launched a limited time offer of 25% off travel to Ireland on the Holyhead – Dublin and Fishguard - Rosslare routes*.

Stena Line and its customers  “Round Up for Charity”

Stena Line and its customers “Round Up for Charity”

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2018 11:57 GMT

​During the month-long, fleet-wide donation campaign, Round Up for Charity, Stena Line and its customers raised an impressive €20,000 for the charity organisation Mercy Ships. The funds will enable Mercy Ship to help 133 people to get their sight back on board the hospital ship Africa Mercy.

Stena Line and its customers  “Round Up for Charity”

Stena Line and its customers “Round Up for Charity”

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2018 11:55 GMT

​During the month-long, fleet-wide donation campaign, Round Up for Charity, Stena Line and its customers raised an impressive £17,788 for the charity organisation Mercy Ships. The funds will enable Mercy Ship to help 133 people to get their sight back on board the hospital ship Africa Mercy.

Stena Line’s three Irish Sea E-Flexer ships now in construction
Stena’s Sarah goes extra mile to visit Mercy Ship in Africa

Stena’s Sarah goes extra mile to visit Mercy Ship in Africa

Press Releases   •   Nov 14, 2018 11:00 GMT

A kind-hearted Stena Line cabin assistant has vowed to raise funds for Mercy Ships for the rest of her life, after experiencing first-hand the life-saving work carried out on board the hospital ship Africa Mercy in Guinea.

Stena Line customers are encouraged to “Round Up for Charity”

Stena Line customers are encouraged to “Round Up for Charity”

Press Releases   •   Nov 05, 2018 10:02 GMT

​On Thursday 1st November Stena Line is launching another fleet-wide donation campaign to support Mercy Ships – a charity organisation sailing around the world bringing free, life-saving medical care to where it’s needed the most. During the month of November, customers on all of Stena Line’s 38 vessels will be encouraged to Round Up for Charity.

Smooth Sailing for Stena Jutlandica Battery Project

Smooth Sailing for Stena Jutlandica Battery Project

Press Releases   •   Oct 25, 2018 10:23 BST

​The Stena Jutlandica has now completed its first month of operation as a battery hybrid vessel and the positive experiences from the first weeks of service have exceeded expectations.

Sarah takes charity challenge in her stride

Sarah takes charity challenge in her stride

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2018 12:11 BST

​What started as a charity walk for Mercy Ships around the Scottish Lakes has now turned into a Guinean adventure for Stena Line’s Sarah Scowcroft, Cabin Assistant on Superfast X. On 15 October, she visited the hospital ship Africa Mercy to see how the £7 414.96 she helped raised is being used.

Stena Line wins ‘Best Ferry Company’ for the 26th time

Stena Line wins ‘Best Ferry Company’ for the 26th time

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2018 11:33 BST

​LEADING ferry company Stena Line is celebrating after winning the Best Ferry Company award for a record-breaking 26th time at the annual Northern Ireland Travel and Tourism Awards.

FALL for Stena Line’s Breaks to Britain this AUTUMN

FALL for Stena Line’s Breaks to Britain this AUTUMN

Press Releases   •   Oct 19, 2018 17:03 BST

​From just €95 per adult sharing, price includes return ferry travel with car AND a hotel in Britain!

Sail, stay and save with Stena Line!

Sail, stay and save with Stena Line!

Press Releases   •   Sep 13, 2018 11:46 BST

​SEPTEMBER is here already, but don’t worry if you haven’t found the time to book a summer break or short trip away as leading ferry company Stena Line is offering a saving of £60 when customers book both their ferry and hotel accommodation together, plus don’t forget that kids travel free!

Stena Line introduces first AI-assisted vessel

Stena Line introduces first AI-assisted vessel

Press Releases   •   Sep 12, 2018 12:17 BST

​As a central part of Stena Line’s efforts to reduce fuel consumption and minimise environmental impact, the company is now running a pilot study using artificial intelligence technology on board vessels.