Boats to the Castle

To get to the Citadel from Vaxholm require a shorter boat ride in about 2 minutes.

You can take regular ferries from morning to night and taxi boat any time at day.

Cable Ferry

From 18th of May to 15th of September 2019 a Cable Ferry traffic between Vaxhom and Kastellet 4 times every hour, if you make your reservation via our website, the cable ferry is included, more information about this in your booking confirmation.

18 May - 31 May
Mon - Thu 10:00-17:45, Fri - Sun 10:00-21:45
June 1 - Aug 31
Mon - Sun 10:00-21:45
Sep 1 - Sep 15
Mon - Thu 10:00-17:45, Fri - Sun 10:00-21:45

Regular Ferrys by Waxholmsbolaget

You can easily plan your trip through Waxholmsbolagets travel planner:


Below are current timetables between Vaxholm and the Citadel, Kastellet:

A single ticket between Vaxholm and Kastellet costs 47kr. For longer stays we recommend to buy a 5 day cards. (Hiking Card)

Taxi Boat

You can also go by water taxi at any time at day, for bookning call Kronuddens Taxi, +46 (8) 541 305 35.

200kr (when bookning more than 5 persons, 40kr/person)
300kr (when bookning more than 5 persons, 60kr/person, pre-book before 22:00)
400kr (when bookning more than 5 persons, 80kr/person, pre-book before 22:00)

Children under 12 are free when accompanied by an adult.