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Viasea starts new route directly from UK to Oslo

Viasea starts new route directly from UK to Oslo

The shipping company Viasea continues to grow and will from 1 May run a new direct route from Immingham.

PUBLISERT: 07.04.21

The container ship JSP Carla will transport cargo between Norway and England. Photo: Viasea

The route will call at four Norwegian ports. Oslo on Wednesday, Moss and Larvik on Thursday and Kristiansand on Friday. This provides direct access to the whole of southern Norway. 

- Viasea has in the recent years made a significant contribution to cargo taking the environmentally friendly sea route from Europe to Oslo. We are pleased with a new weekly connection between Oslo and Immingham in the UK. This will strengthen an already positive development in the "ShortSea" volumes across the port of Oslo. We wish Viasea good luck with the new route, says commercial director at Port of Oslo, Einar Marthinussen.

Portrett av Einar Marthinussen, kommersiell direktør i Oslo Havn.Bildet er tatt i Sydhavna våren 2020.
The new route leads to more cargo the environmentally friendly sea route. This is good news, says Einar Marthinussen, commercial director at Port of Oslo.

- We are very proud to expand our offer, and finally run a route from England. Our office in Immingham will take even better care of today's customers, and provide a improved offer to new customers in imports and exports from England, says CEO of Viasea Shipping, Morten Pettersen.

About Viasea

The shipping company Viasea Shipping AS was established in 2016 and has offices in Norway, the Netherlands and England. The company focuses mainly on shortsea services in Europe. Viasea is a Norwegian-owned company, and is independent of other shipping companies.