The Packet Yacht Österstjernan

The splendid Österstjernan packet yacht is a replica of a sailing ship, which sailed between Loviisa and Stockholm in the 19th century. The traditional sailing ship Österstjernan is host to cruises by booking, for the general public and for youths. Advance booking needed for all cruises! The cruises start at Laivasilta in Loviisa, Finland, at but one hour’s drive from Helsinki. Welcome out to sea!

m/s J.L. Runeberg

Cruises with the m/s J. L Runeberg ship from Helsinki to Loviisa Laivasilta.

Timetables, ticket prices and cruise program on the shipowners homepage.

Person limit: 220

Suomen Saaristokuljetus

Waterbus to Svartholma 2021:

from 5 to 20 June Saturday and Sunday
from 25 June to 15 August Tuesday through Sunday
from 16 August to 31 August Saturday through Sunday

From Laivasilta Marina:
at 10 a.m., 11.30 p.m., 1 p.m. and 3.45 p.m.

From Svartholma:
10.45 a.m., 12.15 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Price: 18 €/adult, 9 €/child (age 4-12 v.), children under 4 years old travels for free.
Payments only by card on the boat.

Tickets can bee ordered on: or by phone: +358 10 202 3780.
Operator Suomen Saaristokuljetus.

Tikander Sea-Service

Boat transportation service