Bridges

There are three movable bridges in Stockholm: Danviksbron bridge, Skansbron bridge, and Liljeholmsbron bridge. The times below indicate when the bridges are opened - if needed.

Daytime April 13-October 31

Commercial traffic: The briges are opened when needed.
Pleasure boats: The bridges are opened about once an hour.

Opening hours weekdays: 09:15-15:30, 18:30-23:30
Opening hours Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays: 06:30-23:30.

Please note that the Danviksbron bridge is opened once an hour at the minute 38 (e.g. 11:38).

Daytime November 1-April 12

Bridge opening must be requested, phone +46 8 670 28 10, at least five hours prior to passage, and must be confirmed one hour prior to passage.

Opening hours weekdays: 09:15-15:30, 18:30-23:30 Opening hours Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays: 06:30-23:30.

Please note that the Danviksbron bridge is opened once an hour at the minute 38 (e.g. 11:38).

Nighttime year round

Commercial traffic

Weekdays: 23.30-06.00
Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays: 23.30-06.30.

Bridge opening must be requested, phone +46 8 670 28 10, at least five hours prior to passage, and must be confirmed one hour prior to passage.

Do you need to pass through the Hammarby locks?

Pleasure boats

For passage into Lake Mälaren the Danviksbron bridge will open at 04:00, the Skansbron bridge at 04:30 and the Liljeholmsbron bridge at 05:00.

For passage into Lake Saltsjön the Liljeholmsbron bridge will open at 04:00, the Skansbron bridge at 04:30 and the Danviksbron bridge at 05:00.

Bridge opening must be requested, phone +46 8 670 28 10, at least five hours prior to passage, and must be confirmed one hour prior to passage.

Skansbron bridge

11,4 meters vertical clearance* 12,8 meters free height**

Coordinates: a) 59-18.2N 18-04.7E Phone: +46 8 670 28 15

Liljeholmsbron bridge

14,7 meters vertical clearance* 15,5 meters free height**

Coordinates: a) 59-18.8N 18-01.9E Phone:+46 8 670 28 15

Danviksbron bridge

11,8 meters vertical clearance* 12,9 meters free height**

Coordinates: a) 59-18.8N 18-06.3E Phone: +46 8 508 279 11 or +46 8 670 28 10

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*Vertical clearance = height at high water + expected maximum swell
**Free height = height at mean water level.