Stockholm to Turku Ferry Guide
Stockholm Ferry Guide
Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and is spread across 14 islands in the southeast of Sweden and lies at the mouth of Lake Malaren, by the Stockholm Archipelago and the Baltic Sea. Stockholm ferry port is a major gateway to Sweden and is therefore an important port for both freight and passengers travelling to and from Finland, Estonia and many other Baltic States.
Altogether there are 3 ports in Stockholm. Vartahamnen port is for passengers travelling with Tallink Silja, Frihamnen port is for passengers travelling with St. Peter Line and Stadsgarden port is for passengers travelling with Viking Line. Each have excellent transport links to the city centre via the Gardet metro line or public bus.
The ports of Stockholm have a host of facilities for passengers to enjoy before their departure including a bistro serving hot and cold food, cafes, bars, waiting lounges, free WiFi, toilets and Duty-Free shops.
Turku Ferry Guide
The Finnish city of Turku is Finland's oldest and was at one time in its history the Finnish capital, although it is now the country's fifth largest city. Little remains of the city's medieval past but through its museums the city has been able to retain a strong sense of its past with several archaeological exhibits on display.
Turku ferry port is located on the southwest coast of Finland in the Iso-Heikkila region and is easily accessible by public transport. Bus number 1 departs from the market square (Kauppatori) to Silja Line terminal. The bus stop is in front of Åbo Svenska Teatern on the market square side. Alternatively, the train station is located just 200 metres from the ferry port.
There are a wide range of facilities available at the port of Turku including restaurants, cafes, bars, vending machines and toilets. The nearest money exchange service can be found just outside the terminal building. Linnankatu 91 Vehicle check-in: Kuljetuskatu 20100, Turku.