Premium Barge Service

The Premium barge service is an intra-port barge service for transhipment containers.

What is it?

The Premium Barge Service is a barge service that twice daily calls at all container terminals in Antwerp at fixed time and transports transhipment containers from and to the quays in question.

What does it offer?

The Premium Barge Service ensures a rapid and efficient flow of transhipment containers, thus guaranteeing the reliability of the transport.

The Premium Barge Service runs at fixed times to allow freight handlers to perfectly harmonise their terminal planning to the arrival of the barge.

For whom?

Freighters, dispatching agents, shipping companies and freight handlers


The Premium Barge Service is an initiative of PSA Antwerp, DP World, barge operator ABC and the Antwerp Port Authority.