Stockholm to Helsinki Ferry

Travel from Sweden to Finland on the Stockholm Helsinki ferry route with a combined choice up to 16 sailings per week on offer with numerous ferry companies - 7 with Tallink Silja, 7 with Viking Line & 2 with St Peter Line.

The shortest sailing duration on this popular crossing between Sweden and Finland is from 16 hours 10 minutes.

Compare Stockholm Helsinki ferries with Tallink Silja, Viking Line & St Peter Line now to find the sailing that best suits your travel plans and at the lowest fare.

Route and port details

Stockholm to Helsinki Ferry Alternatives

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Sweden to Finland page.

Stockholm - Helsinki Ferry Operators

  • Tallink Silja
    • 7 Sailings Weekly 16 hr 10 min
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  • Viking Line
    • 7 Sailings Weekly 16 hr 15 min
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  • St Peter Line
    • 2 Sailings Weekly 62 hr
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Average Stockholm Helsinki Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Stockholm Helsinki route is a car and 2 passengers.

Stockholm Helsinki Ferry reviews

  • "The way to travel between Helsinki and Stockholm"

    This is the way to do it between Helsinki and Stockholm. Comfortable room for an overnight crash. An affordable breakfast with many options from Scandinavian produce.

    'Anonymous' travelled Stockholm Helsinki with Viking Line on Mariella

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  • "Great trip"

    I sailed from Stockholm to Helsinki last week. We were very lucky with the weather which was hot and sunny. Our cabin was small for 3 but the beds were comfortable and the shower was hot and plentiful. We opted for the buffet dinner which was amazing- so much choice and with wine included, really good value. The shops on board were cheaper than shore prices so stock up while on board. Highly recommended.

    'Christine' travelled Stockholm Helsinki with Tallink Silja on Silja Symphony

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  • "A good trip"

    There is no denying that the cabins are basic. But the ferry was on time, the sea was kind to us and dinner was both affordable and very good, so we have nothing to complain about. We are vegetarian and didn't expect to be catered for at all, so an inventive meal was a real surprise. The shop had one of the biggest selection of spirits and liqueurs that I have ever seen, and the staff were very helpful. The price of the crossing, when you consider it is for a room for the night and a journey from Sweden to Finland, has to be seen as good value. We would definitely do it again and recommend it to anyone.

    'Chris' travelled Stockholm Helsinki with Viking Line on Mariella

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  • "A great trip!"

    We were pleasantly surprised by the range of facilities and level of comfort, especially compared with our last trip several years ago. We would recommend the ship to anyone.

    'Jean' travelled Stockholm Helsinki with Tallink Silja on Silja Symphony

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Stockholm Guide

Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and is spread across 14 islands in the south east of Sweden and lies at the mouth of Lake Malaren, by the Stockholm Archipelago and the Baltic Sea. There are many cultural institutions based in Stockholm and the region in general is home to three of Sweden's UNESCO World Heritage Sites. These are the Drottningholm Palace, Skogskyrkogården (The Woodland Cemetery) and Birka. Stockholm was also named European Capital of Culture in 1998. With over 100 museums, Stockholm has one of the highest number of museums of any other world city. The Nationalmuseum is perhaps the most famous and contains the country's largest collection of art. It has some 16,000 paintings and 30,000 objects of art handicraft. The oldest items in the collection date back to the 16th century and has been expanded with works by artists such as Rembrandt and Antoine Watteau.

Stockholm's port is a major gateway to Sweden and is therefore an important port for both freight and passengers travelling to and from Finland, Russia and the Baltic States. The port is close to the city centre where all of the usual facilities you would expect to find in a major city are located.

Helsinki Guide

Helsinki is the capital of Finland and is located in the south of the country and lies on the shore of the Gulf of Finland. The city is quite small and therefore is just begging to be explored on foot where visitors will be impressed by the city's architecture, culture and shopping and will love exploring the city's parks, forests and coastline with its many islands. A popular attraction in the city is the National Museum of Finland which contains a large collection dating back to prehistoric times through to the present day. The museum is housed is a neomedieval castle which is a popular attraction in its own right. For visitors that enjoy history, other museums in the city include the Helsinki City Museum, which introduces visitors to the city's 50 year history, the University of Helsinki, which has a number of museums which includes the University Museum and the Natural History Museum.

There are daily ferry services to Helsinki from Estonia, Sweden and Germany. All the ferry companies offer also possibility to take a car with you. Helsinki can be reached by ferry also from Russia as well as Poland.