Travelling to Åland if you are moving there

Resa till Åland
On this page you can read about the various ways you can travel to Åland, with or without removal goods.

Here you can read about the recommendations of the Nordic authorities and other official information in the Covid-19 situation. Stay up to date if you are about to move or travel to Åland in the Covid-19 situation as the rules and restrictions are changing fairly often. Also read here about the rules currently in place on the pages of the Government of Åland and the Finnish Border Guard.

Ferry services to Åland

Viking Line

You can travel to Åland on Viking Line ferries from both Sweden and Finland. In Sweden ferries depart from Stockholm and Kapellskär. In Finland ferries depart from Turku.

Tallink/Silja

You can travel to Åland on Tallink/Silja ferries from Sweden, Finland and Tallinn in Estonia. In Sweden ferries depart from Stockholm and in Finland from Turku.

Finnlines

You can travel to Åland on Finnlines ferries from both Sweden and Finland. In Sweden ferries depart from Kapellskär. In Finland ferries depart from Naantali. On this service you must travel with your own vehicle, but that includes bicycles.

Eckerö Line

The Eckerö Line ferry M/S Eckerö operates between Grisslehamn in Sweden and Eckerö in Åland.

Ålandstrafiken

Ålandstrafiken archipelago ferries depart from mainland Finland from Galtby in Pargas and from Osnäs in Gustavs. These ferries have no tax-free sales and are often fully booked in the summer period, so it is advisable to book well ahead.

Flights to Åland

From Helsinki

Finnair flies between Mariehamn and Helsinki.

From Stockholm (Arlanda)

Air Leap operates Stockholm (Arlanda) - Mariehamn.

From Turku

Air Leap operates flights from Turku.

More information

Before moving to Åland you can contact the Customs in Åland and ask them to send you forms for your removal goods. Complete them in advance and hand them in at the Customs office on arrival in Åland.

Contact the authority

If you have questions about the customs rules when arriving at the port in Åland, you can contact the Customs.

 

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Info Norden is the information service of the Nordic Council of Ministers. Here you can find info and tips if you wish to move, work, study, seek support or start a business in the Nordic region.