The Hammarby locks in summertime

Ports of Stockholm handles the Hammarby locks. They are located in connection with the Skansbron which has vertical clearance** of 11,4 meters and 12,8 meters free height*.

The fee to pass through the locks from Lake Mälaren to the Baltic is SEK 250. Payment by card only, no cash. The other direction is free of charge. A season pass costs SEK 1125 and can be purchased at the locks.

Vessels with an LOA exceeding 50 metres will get free mooring assistance at the Hammarby locks.

a) 59-18.2N 18-04.8E

Opening hours

Lockage possible all year round. Between 23.30 and 06.30 please ordered five hours in advance, and confirm one hours in advance.

Phone: +46 8 670 28 10 
VHF channel 12 or 16


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