Ferry from Paldiski to Kapellskär

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

Paldiski is a port city in Estonia and a great starting point to cross the Baltic Sea and reach the Swedish port of Kapellskär by ferry. Browse all ferry connections to Kapellskär on Ferryhopper and plan your trip online.

Ferry schedules from Paldiski to Kapellskär

Paldiski Kapellskär Trip frequency: 6 days per week First trip: 22:00 Last trip: 22:00 Average duration: 9h 30m Price range: 29.00 € - 274.00 €
Kapellskär Paldiski Trip frequency: 6 days per week First trip: 09:30 Last trip: 21:00 Average duration: 10h 30m Price range: 37.00 € - 284.00 €
Ferry companies DFDS

Is there a ferry from Paldiski to Kapellskär?

Usually, there are daily ferries traveling from Paldiski to Kapellskär in Sweden year-round. The route is operated by DFDS.

You can find all ferry schedules to the port of Kapellskär in real time on Ferryhopper and book ferry tickets step-by-step!

Important: due to operational reasons, you cannot travel as a foot passenger on the Paldiski - Kapellskär route; you can only travel with a vehicle.

What’s the ferry schedule from Paldiski to Kapellskär?

You can find up to 7 weekly ferries to Kapellskär from Paldiski throughout the year. Most ferry departures are scheduled between 21:00 and 22:00, with the ferry arriving at around 06:30-08:15 in the morning, depending on the crossing.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Paldiski to Kapellskär?

The ferry ticket price from Paldiski to Kapellskär starts at €95 for a standard ticket and a vehicle. The final cost may vary depending on the available offers and discounts, vehicle selection and accommodation type.


Discover the best available offers for your ferry trip in Scandinavia on Ferryhopper. Find real-time information about our ferry routes, compare fares and offers, and book your ferry tickets on Ferryhopper at the same price with the ferry companies.


On Ferryhopper, you can find all discount tickets for the ferry route of your choice. The route from Paldiski to Kapellskär allows toddlers and children up to 15 years old to travel for free.

Ferry Route Info

How long is the ferry ride from Paldiski to Kapellskär?

You need around 9 to 10 hr to travel from Paldiski to Kapellskär by ferry. As most scheduled trips are at night, consider booking a cabin to relax before arriving in Sweden in the morning.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Paldiski to Kapellskär?

The Paldiski - Kapellskär ferry route is normally operated by conventional ferries. The fastest crossing lasts 9 hr.

What’s the distance between Tallinn and Stockholm?

The distance between the port of Paldiski in Estonia and Kapellskär in Sweden is 154 nautical miles (around 285 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Kapellskär from Paldiski

Here are some travel tips for your trip to the Swedish port of Kapellskär:

  • We recommend arriving at the port of Paldiski as early as possible, as it might get busy, especially during the high season and on weekends.
  • Due to unforeseen circumstances, such as hazardous weather conditions, schedules from Paldiski to Kapellskär may change. Make sure to confirm your ferry’s departure time and track your ferry in real time on the Ferryhopper App!
  • Another way to travel between Estonia and Sweden by ferry is through the Tallinn - Stockholm ferry route! Learn more about this route on Ferryhopper and discover Stockholm, the capital of Sweden!

Where to take the ferry from Paldiski to Kapellskär

You can catch a ferry to Kapellskär from Paldiski Northern Port, close to the city center of Paldiski. The port is located 45 km west of Tallinn, the capital of Estonia. You can easily get there by car and public transport, including train and bus, as there are stations close to the terminal.      

Am I allowed to travel from Paldiski to Kapellskär?

Yes, traveling from Paldiski to Kapellskär by ferry is allowed. Before your trip, check the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry travel between Estonia and Sweden, including all necessary documents.

Can I travel on the ferry from Paldiski to Kapellskär with a car?

Yes, ferries from Paldiski to Kapellskär have car decks. In fact, you can only travel between these destinations by ferry if you bring your vehicle.

Ferry luggage

Here are the luggage allowance policies for each ferry company operating on this route:

  • With DFDS, each passenger can carry up to 50 kg of luggage in total. As there are no luggage carts, you are responsible for carrying and handling your luggage on your own.


Yes, you can book a cabin to Kapellskär for a more relaxed ferry trip.

Pet travel

You can travel with your little friend to Kapellskär hassle-free! Pet services and amenities may vary from one company to another, so make sure to consult the operator you’re traveling with. 

Make sure you bring along your pet’s passport, as well as any other documents and supplies necessary for your trip.

Where can I book cheap ferry tickets from Paldiski to Kapellskär?

On Ferryhopper, you can travel to Kapellskär from Paldiski by ferry! Browse all ferry crossings on our Map of ferries, compare all crossings and fares, and book your ticket easily and conveniently.