to Europe




Efficient, fast, secure and consistent - Harwich International offers a service that’s second to none

Multi-million pound investments have delivered well-organised, first-class facilities, all of which have been developed in consultation with our customers and are designed to meet their needs.

As a result, Harwich International offers transport operators the ideal gateway into Europe and beyond, with 25 weekly Ro-Ro connections to the Netherlands. 

Our dedicated freight entrance incorporates cutting-edge technology. Harwich International was the first port in the UK to combine Automatic Licence Plate Recognition with line scanning technology. This system delivers a drive-through weighbridge, damage control and security facilities, helping to expedite throughput in this busy operation.

Drivers' facilities include toilets, a shower block, free WiFi and a diner which is open for extensive periods.

Harwich has a history of working with world-class shipping lines. Stena Line's traditional Hook of Holland route, is complemented by the Line's freight service to Rotterdam Europoort, running up to two times a day.

Two dedicated Ro-Ro berths are available and are capable of handling vessels up to 240 metres in length, with a draft up to 8.5 metres. 

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