Travel to and from the Stockholm Archipelago

Preamble :

Stockholm archipelago consist of some 30 000 islands, islets and skerries. Visit the archipelago to experience the unspoiled nature, clean air and unparalleled beauty of the sea!

Public transportation
SL is the public transport company in Stockholm. www.sl.se/en
The easiest way to plan your journey is to use the planning tools on the SL homepage

SL travel cards
There are tickets and travel cards for short and longer periods of time. You can purchase or refill your ticket or SL Access-travel card at every train and subway station, the SL Centers, and/or at Pressbyrån-kiosks. 

Coach charter
In Stockholm, there are several transport companies that offer customized alternatives for large and small groups. See ”find your local partner” to find a coach company that suits you. 

By ferry 
Regular ferry services serve most of the larger islands, and many of the tours depart directly from Stockholm city center and take you to the outer archipelago and open sea.

Waxholmsbolaget runs the regular public transport ferries and operates daily services to hundreds of destinations in the Stockholm archipelago. Tickets are bought onboard the boat, Waxholmsbolaget accepts all major credit cards, cash, and SL Access card. You can also buy season tickets valid for 5 or 30 consecutive days. Find more information about, tickets, route planner, and timetables at www.waxholmsbolaget.se

Water taxi and day trips
There are several boat taxi companies that take passengers out to the islands. If you would like to book a boat taxi, ask for information at your hotel or at the local information center or download the app from App Store or Google Play here.

If you want to get a feeling for the archipelago without staying the night, a day trip is a good option. Cinderella Boats offers quick transportation out to the most popular islands and day cruises.

By car
Many of the islands are connected to the mainland via bridges or road ferries. On Trafikverket you find timetables to the road ferries operating in the Stockholm archipelago.

For more information regarding the archipelago please visit www.stockholmarchipelago.se