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IFR 640
USA-West Coast – Asia


Los Angeles – Oakland / both USA – Fuqing – Nansha – Hong Kong – Yantian – Xiamen / all China – Los Angeles or similar


About 42 days round-trip
About 24 days Los Angeles – Hong Kong
More partial trips on request


About monthly

About the vessel

Container vessels, built 2016, international ship command, 140,872 tons dead-weight, length 366 m, breadth 48.2 m, speed 24 kn, container capacity 14,400 TEU, elevator, swimming pool, fitness room, small library, salon, steward, TV/DVD


3 double-cabins, shower/WC, about 22-25 sqm, single beds, seating area, desk, fridge


Interesting Pacific crossing with large vessels of a French shipping company.

Alcohol is not allowed on board.

Shore leave

Berthing times 16-36 hours
For arrangements in the Asian region we provide contact to a Chinese tour operator with German speaking staff. You will receive additional information with your travel confirmation.




Visa for USA (type B1/B2) and China (when embarking/disembarking in Yantian special visa types are required).


Yellow fever

Passage prices

€ 4,620.00 round-trip in double cabin
€ 5,460.00 single use of double cabin
Starting from € 2,6420.00 Los Angeles – Hong Kong
More partial trips on request

The shipping company charges a management fee of € 57.00 per person. (The management fee includes overseas health insurance during the voyage.)

Embarkation / Disembarkation fees

On disembarkation in Yantian there are additional fees of about 100 USD, which have to be paid on the spot in cash.
Possible additional fees will have to be paid on the spot to the respective authorities/agents.

Travel insurance

Travel health and liability insurance

Medical certificate

Mandatory for all passengers.

Travel reports by customers


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  • Thanks for making the last Trip on MV Ocean possible, after a rough start it turned out to be an excellent voyage. Please forward my thanks to the captain, crew and owner who came on board in Jacksonville and to you folks.