port of helsingborg


We’re a Container Specialist with a wide range of experience in the entire supply chain. Situated in the expansive Öresund region right at the centre point between railways and two international highways, we can handle your cargo efficiently.

The water temperature in the port is 4.2 degrees celcius. Information updated at 14:50. Water level 14 cm. Updated at 14:53. Wind gust 10.9 meters per second. Direction S.V.. Average wind 7.6 meters per second. Updated at 14:55.

The water temperature in the port is 4.2 degrees celcius. Information updated at 14:50. Water level 14 cm. Updated at 14:53. Wind gust 10.9 meters per second. Direction S.V.. Average wind 7.6 meters per second. Updated at 14:55.

The South Harbour

Being the most versatile part of the Port of Helsingborg, the South Harbour handles RoRo traffic, grain, and energy products, as well as warehousing, stuffing, and stripping.

The West Harbour

Featuring three container cranes and one mobile crane, the West Harbour handles around 275,000 TEU by sea and 25,000 TEU by rail every year. Adjacent is our combi terminal enabling transports directly from ship to railway.

Nordhamnen

The North Harbour

The North Harbour is the most accessible of all our ports and is situated right next to Helsingborg’s central terminal for trains, buses and ferries. The operational services are dominated by the busy ferry traffic to and from Elsinore, Denmark.

The Port of Helsingborg

As one of Sweden’s largest ferry ports, a container specialist, and a leading port in Northern Europe, the Port of Helsingborg provides unique infrastructural opportunities for shipping companies, conveyors, and forwarding agents. Transports by railway, road, and sea-run tirelessly day and night, all year round. Every year the ferries between Helsingborg and Helsingor usually carry more than 7 million passengers and close to 2 million vehicles over one of the busiest straits in the world.

8 out of 10 cargo come to Sweden by sea. Working with a range of shipping companies, the Port of Helsingborg handles cargo transport to all the major ports in Europe and worldwide.


Using our four cranes, 68 machines, and around 70 terminal wagons, we handle more than 8 million tonnes of cargo – every year.

Latest news

Two reachstackers driving with containers beside rail tracks

Green Cargo starts a new rail-shuttle connecting to The Port of Helsingborg

Green Cargo’s new service enables higher rail capacity and fast lead times that will provide Nässjö’s, Eskilstuna’s and Årsta’s rail terminals with cargo from Asia and Europe. The first train…

Sjötrafik, järnväg och lastbilstrafik

The Helsingborg Declaration for a sustainable logistic supply chain

Helsingborg is awarded as one of Europe’s most innovative and climate-smart cities and has Sweden’s best logistics location, according to Intelligent Logistics’ latest ranking. Now The City of Helsingborg is…

Mock-up of how the new proposed container terminal at The Port of Helsingborg may look in the future.

Helsingborg and its surrounding region are Sweden’s most important logistics hub

After two years in second place, Helsingborg and its surrounding region came in first place when industry magazine Intelligent Logistics presented its annual list of Sweden’s best logistics locations in…

Containerfartyg anlöper Västhamnen i Helsingborgs Hamn

Record year for The Port of Helsingborg

2021 figures are tallied and show that the container volumes exceed the record year 2019’s volumes. The total volume of goods by sea increased by over 300 000 tons and…

Produktionsledare i arbete i Västhamnen

Updated Safety regulations

Safety First!The Port is a fantastic business but also complex, risky and sometimes dangerous. In order to reduce these risks and avoid hazardous situations, cooperation and coordination between everyone who…

The electric terminal tractor has arrived at the Port of Helsingborg

The Port of Helsingborg’s and probably Sweden’s first electrical terminal tractor for port operational use is in place. Three additional terminal tractors are on order and will arrive shortly. These…