Cruise traffic at Port of HaminaKotka in Finland


The Kotka-Hamina region is a new and unparalleled cruise destination on the Baltic Sea

As the circular town Hamina with its historical destinations, also Kotka is famous for its parks and the entire Kotka-Hamina region provides cruise visitors with a unique experience. Become enchanted with the wooden houses full of atmosphere, get to know churches representing different styles, learn about the maritime history of the towns in museums or venture on white-water rafting and hiking in the natural environment. The Kotka-Hamina region offers all this and many more new things to see and experience.

The excellent location of the towns of Kotka and Hamina also gives cruise guests the opportunity to get to know the culture and history of Finland more comprehensively. The capital Helsinki is only a 75-minute drive away, and the distance to St Petersburg, the metropolis of our neighbouring country Russia, is 125 nautical miles or three hours by land.

Cruise Port Kotka heads the cruise traffic project of Cursor Oy, the regional development company of the Kotka-Hamina region. Cruise Port Kotka is also involved in co-operation groups in international cruise traffic such as CLIA, Cruise Europe and Cruise Baltic.

Being the biggest seaport in Finland, the Port of HaminaKotka also provides an excellent setting for cruise ships.

More information about the services offered by the Kotka-Hamina region:

Cruise Port Kotka: Petra Cranston, tel. +348 (0)40 190 2529, petra.cranston(at)

Port of HaminaKotka Ltd: Markku Koskinen, tel. +348 (0)20 790 8831, markku.koskinen(at)