More than 150 Years and Growing

FRS (formerly Förde Reederei Seetouristik), based in the North of Germany, is a successful maritime venture that has taken the initiative to develop new business activities beyond home waters.

In the last few decades, FRS has grown from a regional passenger ferry operator into an internationally active group with around 60 vessels and employees from more than a dozen countries all over the world. FRS carries 5.7 million passengers and 1.5 million vehicles on its numerous national and international shipping lines in 2023.

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Connections between main company(FRS) and subsidiaries (Helgoline, Weiße Flotte, Clipper,...).

FRS Baltic

Fast ferry connection between Southern Sweden & Germany

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FRS Syltfähre GmbH & Co. KG

Ferry line linking the North Sea island Sylt with the mainland

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FRS Elbfähre Glückstadt Wischhafen GmbH

Famous & time-saving ferry connection across the Elbe River in Northern Germany

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Reederei Hiddensee GmbH

Ferry services & day trips to the island of Hiddensee, Germany

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FRS Windcat Offshore Logistics GmbH

Offshore Solutions: ASV, CTV, Consultancy

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L’Express des îles

Regional and international ferry connections in the French Antilles.

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FRS Portugal

Daily panoramic tours on the Tagus River in Lisbon, Portugal

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Clipper Navigation | Clipper Vacations

Passenger transport on shipping lines, recreational trips and full service vacations in the Pacific Northwest

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FRS Helgoline GmbH & Co. KG

High speed ferry connection from Hamburg, Wedel and Cuxhaven to Heligoland

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Weiße Flotte GmbH

Car and passenger ferry services in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania

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Albanian Ferry Terminal Operator

Port services and management at the Adriatic Sea in Albania

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FRS Finland Oy

Routed traffic & chartered cruises in the Helsinki archipelago

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