New North Sea hinterland connection introduced
In Germany, Eurogate Intermodal (EGIM) has extended its service network with a direct connection between Bremerhaven-Nordhafen and Frankfurt/Main. The new service started on 3 May 2020.
The container train offers two direct shuttle runs per week between the Eurogate terminals CT 2, MSC Gate and the North Sea Terminal (NTB) in Bremerhaven and the DUSS (Deutsche Umschlaggesellschaft Schiene-Strasse) terminal in Frankfurt-East.
The trains have a capacity of 96 teu per departure and direction. The company boxXpress.de operates as traction provider. Import departures leave Bremerhaven-Nordhafen on Sundays and Wednesdays. Northbound export trains leave Frankfurt-East on Mondays and Thursdays. (ben)