Hupac: New connection Rotterdam/Duisburg – Istanbul

The intermodal service with two roundtrips per week will be provided in cooperation with Turkrail Intermodal

Hupac: New connection Rotterdam/Duisburg – Istanbul


Hupac launches a new shuttle connection between the terminals Rotterdam RSC and Duisburg DIT in the north and Halkali in Istanbul in the south, in cooperation with its partner TurkRail. The service is designed as reliable shuttle connection with stop-overs in Vienna and represents the land-route alternative to reach Istanbul, Turkey. Transit time from Duisburg and Rotterdam is one week.

Main features of the new shuttle connecton:

Start-up: February 2018

Frequency: 2 roundtrips per week

Equipment: Tanks, Swap-bodies, Containers incl. 45ft HC

Facts and figures Istanbul – Vienna shuttle by Turkrail Intermodal:

-) The service is started on July 2017

-) Two departures every week vice versa

-) Istanbul – Vienna 96 Hours transit time

-) Connects to Sopron, Bratislava, Budapest, Duisburg, Rotterdam and Hamburg with dailly departures from and to Vienna.

Additional services for Istanbul – Vienna shuttle are transshipping,iInland trucking, custom clearance, T1, T2 opening and closing, container registration, warehousing and repairing.;