Wed, 1 March 2017

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The journey will last about an hour one way.

For cyclists in Denmark and Sweden will launch a special ferry that will run between the Danish town of Ringsted and the Swedish Limhamn.

It is reported by the European true with reference to The Local.

The ferry will run through the øresund Strait near Copenhagen and to the West of malmö . The journey will last about an hour one way.

To carry passengers will be a refurbished ship M/S Elephanten, which was built in 1940. At the same time the ferry can carry 36 passengers with bicycles.

The new ferry will operate for a trial period in June-August.

Previously between the two cities ran car ferries, but they were rejected after the discovery in 2000 of the Oresund bridge, connecting Copenhagen and malmö.