E-Privacy

E-Privacy

The content of the website Ferrylines.com is the presentation of purely information about ferry connections in the world. Therefore the use of our website is possible without the need to provide personal data.

Online Booking

In addition to the purely informational use of our website about ferry connections, we offer information about ferry schedules, tarifs, online booking and ferry offers. For these additional services we link to partner websites, mainly to Direct Ferries Ltd. (UK) or to ferry operators websites and you leave ferrylines.com. For schedules and tarif information you have to specify data about your voyage (e.g. number and age of travellers, times, mobility etc.) and no personal data. For the online booking process you have to specify your personal data in order to make the booking. The privacy policy of our main partner Direct Ferries is published on their website (https://www.directferries.co.uk/privacy.htm).

Please note that the transmission of data via the Internet (e.g. e-mail) can be insecure. A complete protection against access through third parties is not possible. When using the published contact data, the delivery of advertising and other marketing material can not be excluded.

'Cookies'

When you first access our website, 'cookies' are stored on your computer. 'Cookies' are small text files that are stored on your hard disk and assigned to the browser that you are using. They provide certain information to the one that sets the 'cookie' (in this case us). 'Cookies' serve to make the Internet experience more user-friendly and faster when you return to a website.
You may refuse the use of cookies by changing the settings on your browser.

Server-Log-Files

The provider of the website automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are: Browser type and browser version Operating system used Referrer URL, Host name of the accessing computer, Time of server request. This data can not be assigned to specific persons. A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively, if we become aware of specific indications for illegal use.

SSL encryption

This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of sensitive content, such as the requests you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by changing the address line of the browser from "http: //" to "https: //" and the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.

Right to information, cancellation, blocking

You have the right to free information about your stored data, their origin and recipient and the purpose of the data processing as well as a right to correction, blocking or deletion of this data. However, except for server log files, ferrylines.com does not collect personal information from you.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, an Internet analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics applies so-called cookies, i.e., text files that are stored on your computer and are used to analyse your usage behaviour on the corresponding website. The usage information (including your IP address) stored in the cookie will be sent and transmitted to a Google server in the United States of America. Google will use this information to analyse your behaviour and create a report of your web activity for the website provider. With this report the website provider can offer other services which seem to be interesting for the user. Google may share such information with third parties, as far as this is statutory required or in order to process the information by affiliated companies on behalf of Google. By no means Google will link your IP address with other data of Google Inc. It is up to you to avoid the installation of cookies through your browser settings. In that case we must point out that you may not be able to properly use the provided features and services of the website. By using services of this website you agree with the aforementioned way and purpose of processing your collected personal data.

Google Adsense

This site uses Google AdSense, a service for including advertisements from Google. Google AdSense uses "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and allows you to analyze the use of the site. Google AdSense uses so-called web beacons (invisible images). Through this web beacons, information such as the visitor traffic will be evaluated on these pages. The information generated by cookies and web beacons on this website (including your IP address) and delivery of advertising formats to a Google server in the U.S. and stored there. This information can be passed on from Google to contractors of Google. Google is your IP address but not combined with other data you have stored. You may refuse the use of cookies by changing the settings on your browser, we would point out however, that you can use in this case not all the features of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described above and for the purpose.