• 2021 March 4 10:08

    Tallink Grupp reports its statistics for February 2021

    In February 2021 AS Tallink Grupp transported 74 129 passengers, which is an 88.9% decrease compared to February 2020. The number of cargo units decreased by 24.1% to 26 407 units and the number of passenger vehicles decreased by 75.2% to 18 642 units in the same comparison.

    AS Tallink Grupp passenger, cargo unit and passenger vehicles numbers for February 2021 were the following:

     

    February 2021

    February 2020

    Change

    Passengers

    74 129

    669 849

    -88.9%

    Finland - Sweden

    18 223

    216 431

    -91.6%

    Estonia - Finland

    52 748

    349 197

    -84.9%

    Estonia - Sweden

    3 158

    57 382

    -94.5%

    Latvia - Sweden

    0

    46 839

    -100.0%

     

     

     

     

    Cargo Units

    26 407

    34 794

    -24.1%

    Finland - Sweden

    5 318

    7 133

    -25.4%

    Estonia - Finland

    17 600

    22 607

    -22.1%

    Estonia - Sweden

    3 489

    3 622

    -3.7%

    Latvia - Sweden

    0

    1 432

    -100.0%

     

     

     

     

    Passenger Vehicles

    18 642

    75 282

    -75.2%

    Finland - Sweden

    2 139

    7 545

    -71.7%

    Estonia - Finland

    16 406

    60 726

    -73.0%

    Estonia - Sweden

    97

    3 056

    -96.8%

    Latvia - Sweden

    0

    3 955

    -100.0%

    COVID-19 related travel restrictions were the key operational factor influencing the developments in February 2021.

    ESTONIA – FINLAND: February results reflect shuttle and cargo operations, operations of the cruise ferry Silja Europa were suspended.

    ESTONIA – SWEDEN: February results reflect the operation of the Paldiski-Kapellskär cargo route, operations of the Tallinn-Stockholm route were suspended.

    FINLAND – SWEDEN: February results reflect the operation of the Turku-Stockholm route, operations of the Helsinki-Stockholm route were suspended. The cruise ferry Galaxy did not operate for 4 days due to scheduled maintenance works.

    LATVIA – SWEDEN: Operations of the Riga-Stockholm route were suspended.  




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