VALLISAARI

Experience the hidden treasure of the Helsinki archipelago!

Discover Vallisaari, the most diverse natural destination in the Helsinki archipelago. Just 25 minutes from Helsinki’s center, Vallisaari offers a unique blend of meadows, groves, ponds, dozens of butterfly species, deer, badgers, and bats. This island is a natural haven right in the heart of a forest.

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Natural Experiences and Historical Sights

Located between Suomenlinna and Santahamina, Vallisaari is renowned for its natural beauty and historical significance. The Kustaanmiekka Strait, separating Vallisaari and Suomenlinna, is famously known as the Gibraltar of the North.

Explore the island via a well-maintained ring road.

      • Visit the Alexander Battery, one of the highest points in the archipelago, for stunning views.
      • On the eastern side of Kuninkaansaari, find a sandy cove with a beach perfect for swimming.
      • Admire the passing ships.
      • And the fortifications of Kustaanmiekka from the cliffs of Vallisaari.
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Café and Bar on Every Vessel

Each vessel traveling to Vallisaari features a café where you can purchase snacks and alcoholic and non-alcoholic-beverages. Dogs are welcome on board, making it a perfect trip for you and your furry friends.

In Vallisaari, you can also switch to the new Island-Hopping route, or the Western Archipelago Route, which allows you to visit different islands or return to Espoo or Kalasatama instead of Kauppatori.

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PRICES

Two-way ticket Adults
13,90€

Two-way ticket Special Groups*
8,90€ 

Season ticket for Adults
90€


Season ticket for Special Groups*
45€ 

Familyticket (2 adults and 3 children 7-17 years)
34,90€

Combo ticket (includes a visit to Suomenlinna) adult / child 7-17 years old
22€ / 13€

 

*Children, 7,17 y, students with student card, retirees with KELA card, unemplyed with Finnish Unemplyment cert, Conscript soldiers with card

Bicycles 5 €. Children’s prams are welcome on board for free. Dogs are also warmly welcome to cruise! You can conveniently buy tickets in advance in the online store. Tickets can also be bought on the vessel. Season tickets can be purchased on the vessel during the first trip. You can pay on board (preferably with contactless payment. Visa, MasterCard and Visa Electron are accepted). Cash payment is possible in case of emergency, but in this case, reserve the same amount.


Timetable 2024

Timetable “Low season” 1.5-12.5 & 6.9-29.9 FRI-SUN

Kauppatori 10:00 Vallisaari 10:30
Kauppatori 11:00 Vallisaari 11:30
Kauppatori 12:00 Vallisaari 12:30
Kauppatori 13:00 Vallisaari 13:30
Kauppatori 14:00 Vallisaari 14:30
Kauppatori 15:00 Vallisaari 15:30
Kauppatori 16:00 Vallisaari 16:30
Kauppatori 17:00 Vallisaari 17:30

Timetable “High season” 13.5-1.9 TUE-SUN

Kauppatori 9:00 Vallisaari 9:30
Kauppatori 10:00 Vallisaari 10:30
Kauppatori 11:00 Vallisaari 11:30
Kauppatori 12:00 Vallisaari 12:30
Kauppatori 13:00 Vallisaari 13:30
Kauppatori 14:00 Vallisaari 14:30
Kauppatori 15:00 Vallisaari 15:30
Kauppatori 16:00 Vallisaari 16:30
Kauppatori 17:00 Vallisaari 17:30
Kauppatori 18:00 Vallisaari 18:30
Kauppatori 19:00 Vallisaari 19:30
Kauppatori  20:00 (only fri-sat) Vallisaari 20:30 (only fri-sat)
Kauppatori 21:00 (only fri-sat 20.6-17.8) Vallisaaresta 21:30 (only fri-sat 20.6-17.8)

MAP

Arrival at Luotsipiha pier in Vallisaari and return from Torpedonlahti pier. Passengers in manual wheelchairs with destination Vallisaari will disembark in Torpedolahti.

kauppatori - vallisaari yhteysvene, kartta


NEW DEPARTURE PIER

NOTE! Boat to Vallisaari leaves from the same pier as Korkeasaari Zoo ferry.

map suomenlinna pier

GROUPS

We currently only accept group reservations by email info@frs-finland.fi. Send your contact information, the number of people and the time when you want to travel, and we will reserve seats for you against the billing information.

If necessary, we transport larger groups with separate transports upon request. We offer vessels of various sizes, such as a 120-seater waterbus or the very popular taxi boat, which can accommodate around 20 customers. Ask for more information: info@frs-finland.fi or call 0102023780 on weekdays from 9 am to 3 pm.

CUSTOMER SERVICE

+358102023780 weekdays from 9 to 15 or info@frs-finland.fi. We answer as soon as possible!

CHARTERS

myynti@frs-finland.fi or offer request

 

BILLING

laskutus@frs-finland.fi

BOAT CONTACT INFORMATION

M/s Gädda +358 50 300 9781
M/s Isosaari II +358 50 471 3092
M/s Kajava +358 50 300 9736
M/s Koskelo +358 45 615 1633
M/s Okeanos +358 50 338 6661
M/s Taxen +358 50 342 4569
M/s Taxen II +358 50 3019154
M/s Tuulispää +358 50 471 5626
M/s Viapori +358 50 477 5028
M/S Vire +358 45 615 1634
M/s Wellamo +045 615 1632

We answer only when the vessels are in traffic.

LOST PROPERTY

You can inquire about lost property from vessels by phone or from customer service info@frs-finland.fi