M/B Øya is one of the few remaining ferry boats which are still in a regular route during the summer. The trip between Lillesand and Kristiansand is a must do.
Experience the archipelago "Blindleia" between Lillesand and Kristiansand. M/B Øya departs from Lillesand at 10:00, crosses Skallefjorden and passes the Ostesundet. Here we see the signature of King Olav V on the rocks. Brekkestø is the first old outport they reach. The return departs from Pier 6 (by Havnekvartalet) in Kristiansand at 14.00 and arrives back in Lillesand at 17.00.
It is seating for 61 passengers onboard M/B Øya (outdoor and indoor). Kiosk with beer / wine serving onboard.
In 2018 the boat runs Monday to Saturday from June 30. to August 12.
Lillesand - Kristiansand. Departing from Lillesand (Langbrygga) at 10.00.
Boat stops on signal at: Brekkestø - 10.30* Åkerø - 10.45* Kjøpmannsvik - 10.55* Krossholmen - 11.05* Bliksund - 11.15* Skottevik - 11.40* Randøyene - 12.10* Tømmerstø - 12.30* before arriving to Kristiansand 13.00.
Kristiansand - Lillesand. Dep. Kristiansand (Pir 6 by Havnekvartalet) 14.00. Returning from Kristiansand at 14.00 arriving Lillesand at 17.00.
Tømmerstø - 14.30* Randøyane - 14.40* Skottevik - 15.20* Bliksund - 15.45* Krossholmen - 15.55* Kjøbmannsvik - 16.05* Åkerøya - 16.15* Brekkestø - 16.30* Arr. Lillesand - 17.00
* +/- 5-10 minutes.
M/B Øya is a well maintained, pleasant and functional charter boat with many faithful customers. She is maritime and cosy, with warm colours and solid materials of pine with large proportions and a wide deck that oozes with tradition and old craftsmanship.
It is easy to take the bus to or from Lillesand to fit the sightseeingtrip into your schedule. See bus info on akt.no.