Paulsen & Ivers

Paulsen & Ivers offers a nationwide service within transport and logistics. We focus especially on car service and dispatch by cooperating with the shipping industry.

Our car service contains a broad spectrum of new and well-equipped vehicles as well as competent and friendly staff. We offer various services:

  • Crew transfer vessels
  • Assistance for visa application
  • Medical transport services
  • Hotel shuttle and hotel bookings
  • Passenger transfer service
  • Courier services
  • City tours
  • Shuttle service


We pick up seafarers at the airport and take them directly to the ship. With our competent and friendly drivers, we can assure you assistance of any kind, regarding visa forms, difficulties with luggage or language barriers.

In addition, we complete “OK to Board” and “Letter of Invitation” and send them to the relevant embassy, police station, airline or agent. We maintain regular contact with the immigration office in Hamburg and various embassies to ensure competent assistance for your visa-application and formalities.

Every year during cruising season, we organize shuttles for large groups of passengers to airports, central stations, hotels, from their home or day trips. We serve all cruise ports in German: Hamburg, Rostock, Kiel, Lübeck und Bremerhaven.

We offer transports for seafarers, passengers and staff. Our motivated team assures you the best service around the clock.

In addition, we find tailor-made transport solutions for individual and elaborate tours. We offer a broad spectrum of services such as transfers for large groups, individual driving service and VIP tours. Our motivated staff is always at your disposal, so that we can realise almost every special request.


The main task of our dispatch department is to pick up and deliver ship spare parts as well as worldwide dispatches.

Also, for any order that is not part of our core business we will arrange the best delivery and transport secure and on time.

We offer various services:

  • Carriage of heavy goods
  • Processing/ preparation of all customs formalities
  • Storage in Paulsen & Ivers warehouse
  • Pickup/ delivery from seaward side (lighter (barge)/ launch)
  • Pickup/ delivery from land side (truck/compact van)
  • Worldwide dispatch (via ship, road, train, airplane)
  • Assistance at delivery through cooperating companies
  • Storage solutions


If you have any questions regarding transport & logistics don´t hesitate to contact us. Our staff is always at your disposal and will gladly help you.


Paulsen & Ivers GmbH & Co KG

Transport & Logistics

Alte Schleuse 13 – 15

21107 Hamburg

- Germany-


Phone: +49 (0) 40 - 73 44 623 (24 hrs)

Fax:+49 (0) 40 - 73 44 624