Island traffic

If you wish to make your way around Gothenburg and the islands there is a whole range of possibilities with numerous activities on board.

There is a wide selection of boat tours, varying from short trips to trips lasting several days on a RIB boat or on larger vessels. If you want to travel between the islands in the archipelago at your own pace, there are the regular ferries with particularly frequent departures during the summer season.

Island operators

Börjessons Sjötaxi

The company's main activity is charter trips with catering as well as the transport of groups to restaurants and destinations along the coast and in the Gothenburg archipelago.

Kulturbåtarna

Kulturbåtarna, with M/S Nya Skärgården, M/S Svea af Bohuslän & M/S Ellen af Bohuslän, arranges day cruises in the Gothenburg archipelago as well as cruises lasting several days along the coast of Bohuslän.

Skärgårdslinjen

Arranges day cruises in the Gothenburg archipelago on M/S Trubaduren, complete with food, drink and entertainment.

Solbris AB

Offers specialised trips in the Gothenburg archipelago on a RIB boat or a larger vessel, including fishing trips and seal safaris.

Styrsöbolaget

Offers a scheduled service from Saltholmen to the islands in the southern part of the Gothenburg archipelago that are inhabited all year round. The company also operates a daily service to the islands of Källö, Vargö, Sjumansholmen and Kårholmen, which are either uninhabited or are only inhabited for part of the year.

Strömma

Offers dinner cruises around the island of Hisingen, boat trips to the Älvsborg fortress at the entrance to the port, as well as sightseeing trips on the Paddan boats around the Gothenburg canal system and along the Säveån river.

Walona Charter

Arranges regular trips during the summer season to the island of Vinga as well as evening trips on M/S Walona, including a prawn buffet.