About Stena Line

One of the world's largest ferry operators

About Stena Line

Stena Line is an international transport and travel service company specialising in freight and passengers and one of the largest ferry companies in the world.

Stena Line was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in the Swedish City of Gothenburg.

Stena Line at a glance

During 2019, Stena Line transported approximately 7.5 million passengers, 1.7 million cars and 2.1 million freight units.


Stena Line has Europe's most comprehensive route network, consisting of 19 strategically located ferry routes across Northern Europe, operating in Scandinavia, the Baltics, the North Sea and the Irish Sea with a fleet of 36 vessels. Stena Line also owns and operates five ports and has approximately 5,600 employees.


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


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.