Port information

Enjoy one of the world's most beautiful approaches as you arrive in Stockholm (c) Ports of Stockholm


Stockholm, one of the most beautiful capitals in the world, is built on 14 islands connected by 57 bridges. Here you will find everything you can wish for in a big city - culture, entertainment shopping and great restaurants.

The beautiful buildings, the greenery, the fresh air and the proximity to the water are distinctive traits of this city. The Royal National City Park, (the first National City Park in the world), is a green space that breathes for the city, and a constant presence in the crush of the city.

With its 750 year history and rich cultural life, Stockholm offers a wide selection of world-class museums and attractions. Among the city´s 100 museums is the Vasa Museum displaying the world´s only preserved 17th century warship. Most of the city's attractions can be reached on foot, and there’s a good chance of experiencing a lot of things in a short time. Experience big-city life, the history of civilization and natural scenery, all in the course of the same day.

Port attractions

  1.  The Vasa Museum

    The only preserved seventeenth-century ship in the world. The 69 meter-long warship sank on its maiden voyage in the middle of Stockholm 1628 and was salvaged 333 years later in 1961.
  2.  Skansen Open-Air Museum

    Skansen consists of the oldest open-air museum in the world and the Stockholm zoo, with a beautiful location on Royal Djurgården and a view over all of Stockholm.
  3.  The City Hall

    City Hall, with its spire featuring the golden Three Crowns, is one of the most famous silhouettes in Stockholm.
  4.  Boat Sightseeing

    Seeing Stockholm from the water is an enjoyable must. There are many tours to choose from depending on your interests.

Port views

Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm
Ports of Stockholm

Port facts

Nautical information

Max. Length For Berth, M:
No max LOA. Max 160.000 GT for Stockholm and 165.000 for Nynäshamn
Max. Draught, M:
11 m via the southern fairway Sandhamn and 9 meters via the northern fairway Tjärven.
More Info Draught:
Max. Air Draught, M:
More Info Air Draught:
no restrictions
No. Of Quays:
Quay Length Total, M:
2050 m
Quay Depth, M:
10 m
Anchorage Available:
Anchorage Compulsory:
Passenger Terminal:
Pilotage Compulsary:
Tugs Available:
Tidal Movement/range, M:
Ships Tenders Allowed:
Garbage Disposal:
Airport Distance, Km:
City Centre Distance, Km:


Are ships allowed burn HFO using:
On-shore power supply to cruise vessels:
LNG bunkering supply to cruise vessels:
Supplying alternative fuels:
Reception Facilities for Contaminated Ballast Water:
Reception Facilities for Waste Oils:
Passengers by Source in 2023
Calls 2023

Onshore Power

Onshore Power
OPS (Onshore Power System)
Shore power within the next 5 years
Defined Compatibility Assessment process for each berth and ship combination to IEC/IEEE 80005-1
Information/documentation from the ship for the port before the first connection
Additional requirements for first-time connectio/max. duration between connections before process reapplies
Connection Time
Connection time from all fast to full operational SSE (Shore Side Electricity)
Disconnection time
Uninterrupted power supply guaranteed by shore power provider whilst connected
Restrictions / Penalties / Insurance
Weather conditions/restrictions/other limitations for safe use of SSE
Penalties in case of failure to connect by the ship: weather/itinerary changes/technical issues
Insurance covering any potential damage caused by the SSE
Port Fees
Utility standard/usage fees in addition to kWh rate
Tax/duty fees applicable
Other fees related to shore power
Useful Information
Discounts/incentives linked to shore power usage
Berthing policy linked to shore power usage
Confirmation time of the vessel for planned shore power usage before ETA

Port contacts

Latest news - Stockholm

Page last updated: 2022-10-06 13:46


Subscribe to our newsletter