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Gothenburg (Gothenburg RoRo Terminal AB)

DFDS Seaways operate ferry services from Gothernburg RoRo Terminal to Brevik, Ghent, Immingham and Tilbury.

The Port of Gothenburg has for more than 300 years been the natural central port for the Nordic region. Over 70% of the Nordic countries’ industrial production lies within a radius of 500 kms and can be reached within six hours.

The terminal at Gothenburg is subject to the following opening times:

Terminal opening hours ID-service opening hours
Monday 00:00-24:00 06:00-23:00
Tuesday 00:00-24:00 07:00-23:00
Wednesday 00:00-24:00 07:00-23:00
Thursday 00:00-24:00 07:00-23:00
Friday 00:00-24:00 07:00-23:00
Saturday 00:00-03:00 & 08:00-24:00 09:00-18:00
Sunday 08:00-24:00 10:00-22:00

Pre-advice must be given to ID-Services by 22:00 (Tel: +46 31 731 2121 or FAX: +46 31 731 26 69).

Latest check-in times

For wheeled units the latest check-in times are as per below. All other units as per agreement and hazardous units 6 hours prior to departure.   

Ghent Brevik Immingham Tilbury
Monday 23:00 19:00 -
Tuesday 23:00 19:00 -
Wednesday - 19:00 -
Thursday  01:00 13:00 13:00 17:00
Friday 01:00 19:00 -
Saturday  02:00 17:00 
Sunday 21:00 22:00 (Mon. dep. 06:00)

Hazardous cargo

Bookings must be made before unit arrives at the gate and requests for shipment of Class 1 must be submitted one week before shipment.

Gothenburg - Immingham:
Latest present of Dangerous Goods Declaration (DGD) documents by Email/Fax:
Email: bookings.got@dfds.com /Fax: +46 31 704 22 75 

  • Monday - Wednesday, Friday: 10.00 day of departure
  • Thursday: 08.00 day of departure
  • Saturday: Friday 15.00

Latest arrival time of unit  

  • 6 hours prior to departure 

 

Gothenburg - Tilbury:
Latest present of Dangerous Goods Declaration (DGD) documents by Email/Fax: 
Email: bookings.got@dfds.com /Fax: +46 31 704 22 75 

  • Monday: Friday 15.00
  • Thursday: 10.00 day of departure

Latest arrival time of unit before departure

  • Monday: Sunday 18.00
  • Thursday: 12.00 day of departure   

 

Gothenburg - Ghent:
Latest present of Dangerous Goods Declaration (DGD) documents by Email/Fax: 
Email: bookings.got@dfds.com /Fax: +46 31 704 22 75 

  • Monday, Tuesday: 14.30 day of departure
  • Thursday: Wednesday 15.00
  • Friday: Thursday 15.00
  • Saturday:Friday 15.00

 Latest arrival time of unit 

6 hours prior to departure  


 

Gothenburg - Brevik:
Latest present of Dangerous Goods Declaration (DGD) documents by Email/Fax:
Email: bookings.got@dfds.com /Fax: +46 31 704 22 75 

  • Thursday: 09.00 day of departure

Latest arrival time of unit  

Thursday 09:00 

 

Waybill instructions

Waybill instruction should be sent as soon as possible to bookings.got@dfds.com

Documents carried by Ship’s mail

Ship's mail should be turned in to / picked up at the ID-Services (Tel:+46 31 650 700 / roroid@gotroro.com ).

The deadline for Ship's mail is the same as for that for wheeled units (see above).

DFDS Seaways cannot accept responsibility for mislaid or lost documents carried on behalf of the client.

Envelopes carried by ship’s mail should be properly addressed and clearly marked with unit number, booking number, vessel, port of destination and consignee.

Equipment handled 

  • Trailers
  • Containers
  • Cassettes/shuttle wagons
  • Containers
  • Paper in reel or palletized form
  • Pulp Sawn timer
  • Steel in coils, bars and plates
  • Automotive cargo
  • Chemicals
  • Machinery
  • Project cargo

Terminal services

  • Service provided round the clock 7 days a week
  • 7 Ro-Ro ramps
  • Forklift trucks from 2.5 to 45 tons capacity
  • Reachstackers (heavy)
  • Tugmasters (heavy)
  • Translifters up to 90 tons
  • Straddle carriers (heavy)
  • Rail connected transhipment area for forest products, steel, chemicals, etc.  

Terminal access

  • Close connection to motorways north-south/east-west
  • Rail connection with 7 tracks at the terminal.

Security

  • Video inspection system for gate control of units
  • Meet ISPS requirements
  • CSI-certificated
  • Camera surveillance, closed gate with manned guard at night

Storage

DFDS Terminal Arendal is a warehouse operated by DFDS. The warehouse is situated with direct access into Gothenburg RoRo Terminal.    

  • 7,000 m2 warehouse       
  • 3 overhead cranes with a lifting capacity up to 200 tons     
  • Forklift trucks     
  • Modern IT-system for EDI solutions and track & trace      
  • Excellent handling possibilities for out of gauge and heavy cargo
  • Storage and handling system for steel, such as LankHorst system, C-hooks and coil flats
  • Storage facilities for forest products   
  • Opening hours: Monday-Friday 07:00-15:00    

DFDS Terminal Arendal
Arendals Allé Byggnad ARN
SE-418 34 Gothenburg
Sweden

Special competences

  • Handling steel and forest products
  • Great experience in handling new cars
  • Well developed environmental initiatives