Helsingborg

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Hälsingborg
Port of Entry
56°02.485'N, 012°41.151'E Chart icon.png
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Helsingborg (Swedish pronunciation: [hɛlsɪŋˈbɔrj]; spelled Hälsingborg between 1912 and 1970) is a town and the seat of Helsingborg Municipality, Scania, Sweden. It had 108,334 inhabitants in 2017. Helsingborg is the centre of the northern part of western Scania. There is no formal metropolitan area, but the municipality of Helsingborg City and its neighbouring five municipalities (within Scania) had in spring of 2013 a population of 269 489 inhabitants at an area of 1,353 square km (522.396 square miles), a population density of 200 people/km². This makes Helsingborg the fourth largest population area in Sweden.

Three ferry companies take people and cargo to and from Denmark around the clock. The route is popular with day-trippers going to Elsinore or Copenhagen, or simply enjoying the views from the ferries. IKEA, the retailer of furniture and home interiors, has its international corporate headquarters in Helsingborg.

Charts

See Sweden.

Weather

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Sources for Weather forecasts: See Sweden.

Passages

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Islands

Hørsholm/wiki/Helsingborg#H.C3.B8rsholmIsland icon Hørsholm [[Helsingborg#Hørsholm|Hørsholm]] 55°54.416'N, 012°42.305'E

Saltholmn/wiki/Helsingborg#SaltholmnIsland icon Saltholmn [[Helsingborg#Saltholmn|Saltholmn]] 55°38.865'N, 012°45.556'E

Communication

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Navigation

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Entrance

Helsingborg is a port of entry/exit for Sweden. For details see Entrance: Sweden.

Berthing

Port of Helsingborg

Port of Helsingborg/wiki/Helsingborg#Port_of_Helsingborg
Harbour icon Port of Helsingborg [[Helsingborg#Port of Helsingborg|Port of Helsingborg]] 56°02.461'N, 012°41.241'E
Port of Entry

This is mainly a container port. Adjacent to it, in the North Harbour, is yacht marina.

information@port.helsingborg.se; Tel: +46 (42) 106 300; Fax: +46 (42) 282 299; VHF channel XX

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

North Harbou Marina

North Harbou Marina/wiki/Helsingborg#North_Harbou_Marina
Marina icon North Harbou Marina [[Helsingborg#North Harbou Marina|North Harbou Marina]] 56°02.930'N, 012°41.025'E
Port of Entry

The marina has 100 births, available berth are designated by a green flag. Depths han be less then 4 m. Full service, water, electricity, toilets, showers, fuel dock, laundry, WiFi. Waste collection, crane, sail maker. Yacht shop. Restaurant/pub, drugstore, post office, doctor, shopping.

gertrud.stifors@port.helsingborg.se; Tel: +46 (42) 211 321; Mobile: +46 (708) 184 893; VHF channel XX
Address: Harbour Office, Parapeten 6 Parapeten 6, 252 67 Helsingborg, Sweden

Anchorages

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Amenities

Facilities
Water In the marina
Electricity In the marina
Toilets In the marina
Showers In the marina
Laundry In the marina
Garbage Bins in the marina
Supplies
Fuel Fuel station in the marina
Bottled gas ?
Chandlers Yacht shop in the marina
Services
Repairs Sail maker in the marina
Internet WiFi in the marina
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals ?

Provisioning

  • Near the the marina

Eating out

Restaurant/pub in the marina

Transportation

  • The Ängelholm-Helsingborg Airport is situated approximately 40 km from Helsingborg and has daily flights to Stockholm Arlanda Airport (SAS) and Stockholm-Bromma (Kullaflyg, weekly flights to Visby and seasonal flights to Mora.
  • Helsingborg Central Station is in the lower level of Knutpunkten, a massive complex on the waterfront which also includes the ferry terminal. From Malmö and Lund, there are three trains an hour to Helsingborg; the trip takes 40 minutes on the fastest routes, or just over an hour on the mauve Pågatåg local trains
  • There are regular bus services between Helsingborg and Stockholm, Copenhagen, Oslo, Gothenburg and other cities along the way towards these cities
  • From Helsingör, Denmark, it's a 20-minute ferry ride across the sound, with ferries departing every 15 minutes most of the day. At night, there is at least one ferry every hour

Tourism

History

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Places to Visit

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Friends

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Forums

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Links

References

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