Take the ferry to Bornholm

Take the ferry and get to Bornholm easily. Bornholm is linked to the mainland of Sweden and Denmark by a network of ferry services.

To Bornholm from Copenhagen via Ystad in Sweden

Drive across the Øresund Bridge to Ystad and board one of the high speed ferries of Bornholmslinjen. Just 1 hour and 20 minutes later you will be exploring Bornholm. The crossing on the conventional ferries (ropax ferries) takes 2½ hours. During low season there are 3-6 departures a day and during the peak season there are up to 10 daily departures with Bornholmslinjen. It only takes an hour to drive from Copenhagen to Ystad.

Total travelling time from Copenhagen with bus/train/car and fast ferry: About 2 1/2 – 3 hours
Total travelling time from Copenhagen with bus/train/car and conventional ferry: About 3 1/2 – 4 hours

Prices start at DKK 99,- for a single trip (car + max. 5 people).

NOTE: New route for check-in in Ystad by car

Effective Wednesday, 25 January, the check-in for cars and other vehicles in Ystad will be at a new location.

Instead of driving off Södra Dragongatan and turning right onto Ekenäsgatan, you must continue further down Södra Dragongatan and turn right at Bornholmsgatan.

The new route is marked in blue on the map below, whereas the old route is marked in red.

Check-in for pedestrians is in the terminal as usual.

Credit: Bornholmslinjen

To Bornholm from Køge

If you prefer to travel to Bornholm at night, there is another alternative. Just turn up in Køge, south of Copenhagen, and take the new-built and comfortable night ferry of Bornholmslinjen to Bornholm. Departure from Køge every night at 00.30. Arrival in Rønne next morning at 6.00 a.m.

Total travelling time: 5 1/2 hours

Prices start at DKK 199,- for a single trip (car + max. 5 people).

To Bornholm from Sassnitz in Germany

You can also choose to take the new-built and comfortable car ferry of Bornholmslinjen from the German island of Rügen. The ferry service between Rønne and Sassnitz (Neu-Mukran) is all year round.

Total travelling time: 3 1/2 hours

Prices start at DKK 699,- for a single trip (car + max. 5 people).


To Christiansø

Christiansøfarten runs the daily passenger service to the island of Christiansø from Gudhjem.

Total travelling time: About 1 hour

Book your ferry tickets here

A number of different shipping lines offer passage to and from Bornholm. For more booking information, please see below.



From Denmark, Germany and Sweden all year round - book your tickets here



Book your tickets for Christiansøfarten here

You have no favorites
You have 1 favourite
You have 0 favourites
Send us an e-mail
Write to us.

Send us an e-mail:

Tourist information
Call us
Call us

On the phone:

(+45) 56 95 95 00