Wasaline has received confirmation from the shipyard that Aurora Botnia will be delivered at the end of August according to plan.

The maiden voyage will take place on August 28th with two departures from Vaasa (morning and afternoon), and one departure from Umeå (morning).

The inauguration of the vessel will take place on Wednesday August 25th in Vaasa. The event will be streamed so everyone interested can take part in it. The link to the live stream will be available on Wasaline’s website.

On Friday 27 August, there will be no traffic as the change of ship takes place.

Tickets for the maiden voyages on August 28th can be purchased starting August 16th at 3:00 PM Finnish time. Tickets for the maiden voyages can only be purchased online at and they contain much out of the ordinary tickets. In addition to the ticket itself, it includes an archipelago buffet with a meal drink. Bubbling drinks and a souvenir as well as a tour of the vessel are also promised.

For more information:

Peter Ståhlberg, Managing Director, [email protected], phone: +358 40 5592353


Owned by Kvarken Link Oy, Wasaline is the northernmost shipping company that transports passengers and cargo daily between Vaasa, Finland and Umeå, Sweden. Wasaline’s new vessel, under construction in Rauma, Finland, will be delivered in May 2021.

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