GETTING HERE

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The scheduled archipelago boats to the island have stopped for this season.

 

The Archipelago Museum is open only for groups 2.9.-11.9.2019 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pre-booked groups are welcome until September 11, 2019. Reservations for groups >>
 

 

During the museum's opening hours, there are two ways to get to Pentala Island.
You can use the scheduled boats of the City of Espoo, or arrive by your own boat to the museum's pier.
We recommend taking a scheduled boat, as the number of berths on the pier is limited. 

BOATS

Coordinates: N=6665617.728, E=370727.893

The pier of the Archipelago Museum has a limited number of berths for visitors’ boats (10 pontoon berths, draft 1,8-2,5 meters). Each boat may spend three hours in berth. Staying overnight is not allowed.

Please note that the pier of the Esbo Segelförening yacht club is reserved for club members and the customers of the Paven archipelago restaurant. 

 

SCHEDULED BOATS

Scheduled archipelago boats to the outdoor recreation islands of the City of Espoo:
From Tuesday to Sunday between 8 June and 11 August
From Saturday to Sunday on 17–18 August, 24–25 August and 31 August–1 September 2019.
The archipelago boats do not run on Mondays.

The  Museum Route boat takes passengers from Suomenoja, Suinonlahti and Soukka piers. The boat of Kivenlahti Archipelago Route stops also in Pentala. 

Dogs are welcome on board.

It's not possible to reserve tickets beforehand. 

You can find more information about the piers and routes on the following page: Espoo Archipelago Traffic homepage >>
 

BOAT TICKETS


The archipelago boats accept both cash and card payments.

A museum route ticket: € 6 (return ticket).

An archipelago route ticket from Kivenlahti, Ristiniemi and Soukka to Pentala: € 6 (return ticket). Other destinations: one-way ticket € 6, return ticket € 12.

Children under 7 years of age travel for free with a paying adult. Espoo residents who have the 68+ Sports Pass travel for free with a friend.
 

An Evening Boat ticket from Soukka to Pentala: € 10 (return ticket), under 18 free of charge with an adult. The museum is open on Thursdays until 18:45, on Fri and Sat
until 17:00 (8.6.-10.8.). More information on tickets: www.aavalines.fi.
 

MUSEUM ROUTE BOAT HARBOURS AND PIERS ON MAINLAND 

Soukka boat harbour (Klobben)
Soukanlahdentie 15, 02360 Espoo

• The journey to Pentala takes about 20 minutes.
• The nearest bus stop is Soukanlahdentie, located
about 900 metres from the pier.
• There is parking space for 150 cars in the
harbour.

Suomenoja boat harbour
Hylkeenpyytäjäntie 9, 02270 Espoo (follow the large
signs, the pier is about 500 m from the gate)

• The journey to Pentala takes about 40 minutes.
• The nearest bus stops are Peijinkatu, about 1 km
from the pier, and Hyljeranta, about
300 m from the pier.
• There is parking space for 2,120 cars in the
harbour.

Suinonsalmi archipelago boat pier
Suvisaarentie 8, 02380 Espoo

• The journey to Pentala takes about 20 minutes.
• The nearest bus stop is Suinonsalmi, located
about 200 metres from the pier.
• Around 40 parking spaces with 300 meters
walking distance from the pier.

 

TIMETABLES 2019

 

MUSEUM ROUTE TO PENTALA:
(Soukka – Pentala - Suinonsalmi – Suomenoja)

  • From Suomenoja (40 min)
    9:30, 11:35, 13:40, 15:45
  • From Suinonsalmi (20 min)
    9:55, 12:00, 14.05, 16.05
  • From Soukka (Klobben) (20 min)
    10:35, 12:40, 14:45, 16:45
     

MUSEUM ROUTE FROM PENTALA: 

  • To Suinonsalmi (20 min) and Suomenoja  (40 min) 
    10:55, 13:00, 15:05, 17:05
  • To Soukka (20 min)
    10:15, 12:20, 14:25, 16:25

 

EVENING BOATS Thu-Sat 8.6.-10.8.2019  (Soukka-Pentala-Soukka)

€ 10 (return ticket), under 18 free of charge with an adult.

From Soukka (Klobben) to Pentala 18:10, 19:30 and 20:30

From Pentala to Soukka 19, 20 and 21

 


THE ARCHIPELAGO ROUTE FROM KIVENLAHTI

The archipelago boat also stops at other outdoor recreation islands in Espoo. The order of the stops along the route is different in the morning and in the afternoon. Please notice that travel times are sometimes longer on the archipelago route than on the museum route!

To Pentala (Kivenlahti route):  

Kivenlahti / Marinsatama  

10.00

14.00

Laurinlahti / Ristiniemi

10.15

14.15

Soukka / Klobben  

10.20

14.20

Pentala / Archipelago Museum

10.45

14.45

From Pentala (Kivenlahti route): 

Pentala / Archipelago Museum  

10.45

13.05

14.45

17.05

Suinonsalmi    

11.05

 

16.45

 

Gåsgrundet        

11.50

 

16.00

 

Rövarn

12.25

 

15.25

 

Stora Herrö

12.35

 

15.15

 

Soukka / Klobben 

 

13.30

 

17.30

Ristiniemi

 

13.35

 

17.35

Kivenlahti / Marinsatama 

 

13.50

 

17.50