Göteborgs Hamn AB - Startsida

Vessel call information

The Port of Gothenburg is the largest port in the Nordic region and has an excellent location on the West Coast of Sweden – halfway between Copenhagen and Oslo.

  • Easily accessible and navigable both day and night
  • Tug assistance not always compulsory
  • No tide
  • No limit on the vessel height or beam
  • No darkness restrictions
  • The approach from open sea to quayside takes 45-90 minutes
  • Range of services: bunkering, handling of waste, grey water and black water, as well as bunkering of fresh water

Port facilities 

Maximum vessel size at Arendal  Lenght: 300 m, draught: 9  m 
Maximum vessel size at Skandia Harbour   Lenght: 400 m, draught: 9,5-13,5 m 
Maximal vessel size at Amerika Berth Lenght: 200 m, draught: 7,5 m,
height above sea level: 45 m 
Pilot Yes, compulsory 
Tug More information regarding use of tugs
Estimated approach time from pilot
boarding point to quayside
90-120 minutes
Security ISPS applicable
Gangway Ships gangways and in Arendal access
to the ports gangways
Waste handling Yes
Fresh water Yes
Grey and black water handling Yes