Vessel services



Due to the MLC 2006 - agreement the Finnish Seamen's Service offers services for foreign seafarers working on non-Finnish vessels. 

The available service inludes:

- The anchor lounge summer coffee in Hernesaari port
- Transport services to and from vessels
- Organising sports events and nature experiences upon request 


Field Officers

Field Officer, Vuosaari, Kilpilahti, Porvoo, Loviisa and Kotka

Niklas Peltola
+35810 349 3109

Field Officer, Helsinki, Hanko and Inkoo

Jaakko Aarninsalo
+35810 349 3110

Field Officer, Turku and Naantali

Juha Toivanen
+35810 349 3111

Books and movies

Finnish Seamen's Service provides library services to Finnish merchant fleet and to foreign flag vessels with a special service agreement.

When visiting other ports in Finland, the ships can contact our Head Office or local contact persons.

The main part of our books is in Finnish and Swedish, but we also have a selection of English, Estonian and Russian books.

Our large collection of DVD and Blu-Ray movies offers you service free of charge. Our collection also includes popular Finnish and foreign series.


Packages to the vessels

24 pieces of DVD-or Blu-Ray-movies, loan period 1 month.

24 pieces of books, loan period 3 month.


Exchanging packages

The Finnish Seamens' Service offices in Helsinki and Turku

Seafarers serving on cross trade ships can use Airpro at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport to pick up packages

The Finnish Seamen' Mission in Antwerp, Rotterdam and Hamburg


Questions? Please contact

Ella Mustamo
+3589 668 90020



Contact information

Where are we?
Local contacts

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Visit us

Finnish Seamen's Service
Linnankatu 3, 00160 Helsinki
PL 170

Visiting times (not weekends or holidays) 9 - 15

+358 9 668 9000 


About us

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Billing address

Business ID: 0242520-5

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Operator: OpusCapita Solutions Oy
Operator code: 003710948874 
Invoice address/EDI code: 003702425205