Below outlines the various vehicles types and categories as defined by Stena Line.
Lead vehicle - Low car
Max length: 6m, max height, 2m & max width 2.1m
Lead vehicle - High car
Max length: 6m, max height, 3m & max width 2.1m
Lead vehicle - Motorhome
Max length: 12m, max height, 4m & max width 2.6m
Max length: 12m, max height, 4m & max width 2.6m.
On our North Sea route horseboxes containing livestock are exempt from these tariffs and must book with our freight department.
All 2 wheeled vehicles with a motor
Trikes, sidecars and trailers are permitted
Max length: 14m, max height, 4m & max width 2.6m
Max length: 6m, max height, 2.6m & max width 2.1m. Small Commercial Freight Vehicles not being used for any commercial purpose. e.g. Mercedes Sprinter van.
Must be booked as freight on Irish Sea routes if carrying commercial goods or equipment on any leg of a sailing.
Any vehicle type outside the height/length/width limits set-out in the passenger section above and those below
Vehicles are considered as ‘commercial’ if they have the loading area separated from the driver’s cabin, or have two-axed trailers. One-axled trailers are considered travel vehicles.
Any vehicle carrying goods for commercial/business use must be booked as freight.
For more information contact Stena Line Freight:
Call: 0845 070 4000 (UK) | +44 (0) 870 850 3535 (International)