RoPax Ferries

Efficient and economical transportation

RoPax Ferries

Tailored to specific routes

RoPax Ferries

Damen RoPax Ferries are built in many sizes and capacities, given that each one is fully tailored to specific routes and operations. We work with our clients to make sure they have the most efficient and economical solution possible. We provide designs with a variety of configurations for cars and trucks by installing bow ramps, stern ramps, hoistable decks and more.

 The Damen Fast RoPax series consists of mid- and high-speed ferries for passengers and vehicles. They are available for coastal and seagoing routes.

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Compliant with HSC 2000

Comfortable, contemporary RoPax Ferries

Damen RoPax Ferries are an excellent means of providing waterborne public transport. They ensure safe and efficient journeys for cars, trucks and passengers. Operating worldwide, they are renowned for their excellent seakeeping, fuel-efficient hull forms and contemporary interior design. Our Fast RoPax Ferries are also very comfortable vessels, with modern passenger saloons, that comply with all the international safety standards, including HSC 2000.

RoPax 6716 due to arrive in Timor-Leste

New RoPax set to boost trade & employment

‘Berlien Ramelau’ will operate on a route between the Timor-Leste capital Dili, the Oecusse enclave and the island of Ataúro, providing regular transportation of passengers, vehicles and goods. Carrying up to 308 passengers, vehicles and cargo, the ferry will stimulate access to trade, education and employment.

Vital services for Newfoundlanders

RoPax 8017 is part of lifeline programme

The 80-metre Ice Class RoPax Ferry ‘MV Veteran’ (64 cars and 200 pax) operates services from Fogo Island and Change Islands. The vessel is part of a major ‘lifeline’ vessel replacement programme being undertaken by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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"This project has managed to proceed thanks to the whole team’s commitment, adaption and perseverance."

Mr. Eng. Flavio Cardoso Neves
Port Authority of Timor-Leste

Your maritime solutions partner

Buying a vessel from Damen is so much more than just ‘getting a new boat’. It includes a variety of financing possibilities. It’s about choosing where you want your vessel built. Plus, our service continues throughout your ship’s entire lifecycle.

Tailored lifecycle support

Whatever maritime sector you work in, Damen Services is there for you 24/7. Always on standby.

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Built at the location of your choice

You don’t have to build a Damen vessel at a Damen yard. We can support construction at any yard in the world.

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Level-headed financing solutions

We provide a wide range of financing arrangements for all types of Damen vessels, equipment and products.

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