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Freighter Travel

Europe - Australia / New Zealand

Overview

Netherlands - USA - Australia - New Zealand

Voyage on a freighter from Tilbury via New York to Sydney


Route (FR8-EO1):
Rotterdam/ Netherlands - Dunkerque/ France - Le Havre/ France - New York/ USA - Savannah/ USA - Kingston/ Jamaica - Cartagena/ Colombia - Papeete/ Franz. Polynesia - Noumea/ New Caledonia - Sydney/ Australia - Melbourne/ Australia - Tauranga/ New Zealand - Napier/ New Zealand - Lyttelton/ New Zealand - Manzanillo/ Panama - Savannah - Philadelphia/ USA - Tilbury/ England - Rotterdam

Departures: every 3 months


Route Examples

RouteFare (from)Fare (to)CO2-EmissionDuration
Rotterdam - Noumea4,333 €5,071 €ca. 0.11 tapprox. 41 days
Le Havre - Sydney4,428 €5,184 €ca. 0.11 tapprox. 42 days
Rotterdam - Sydney4,713 €5,523 €ca. 0.12 tapprox. 45 days
Lyttelton - Rotterdam4,143 €4,845 €ca. 0.11 tapprox. 39 days
Round trip9,752 €11,516 €ca. 0.27 tapprox. 98 days
incl. Harbour Dues & Deviation Insurance
incl. atmosfair CO2-Offset (23 €/t CO2)

Other routes upon request

Ship & Cabin Details

Netherlands - USA - Australia - New Zealand

Voyage on a freighter from Tilbury via New York to Sydney


CMA CGM Matisse
Flag: Cyprus
Captain: international
Year built: 2001
Capacity: 2,226 TEU
Size: 30,456 t
Length: 195.60 m
Breadth: 30.2 m
Draught: 11,0 m

Ship Facilities
Swimming Pool (inside), small exercise room, lounge with TV / video / DVD, library


Cabin Facilities

  • Cabin 1:
    1 Double Cabin Owner (ca. 26 m²), E-Deck, 2 single beds (2.00 x 1.10m), shower / WC, wardrobe, fridge, desk, sofa
  • Cabin 2:
    1 Double Cabin (ca. 22 m²), E-Deck, 1 double bed (2.00 x 1.40m), shower / WC, wardrobe, fridge, desk, sofa
  • Cabin 3:
    1 Double Cabin (ca. 22 m²), E-Deck, 1 double bed (2.00 x 1.40m), shower / WC, wardrobe, fridge, desk, sofa
Explanatory Notes

Netherlands - USA - Australia - New Zealand

Voyage on a freighter from Tilbury via New York to Sydney


Explanatory Notes

Depending on the particular cargo loaded, changes or variations may be possible.

Your passport needs to be valid for at least six months counting from voyage commencementFor this freighter travel a medical certificate is required from all passengers. Age restriction for this trip: minimum age is 6 / maximum age 79.

The agency 'SLOWTRAVEL experience' is not the operator, rather the agent of this travel. Therefore the terms & conditions of the shipping company is applicable. For further information please do not hesitate to contact us either by phone or by email.

Some minor modifications and shifts can be expected!

Further photos and descriptions about freighter travel you may find here using the example of the MSC Ilona.