Visit the idyllic island Grip

Welcome to Gripruta

Kristiansund Kommunale Sundbåtvesen serves  the old fishing village on the island of Grip. 

Departures from Kristiansund centre from May to September. The crossing takes about 35 minutes each way with the boat "MS Kvikk". Please visit

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3,5 hour round trip

A visit to the historic settlement 15 kilometers out in the ocean is a unique experience.

At Grip, those who wish can join a guided walk, including Grip stave church.

There is plenty of time to walk around yourself and possibly visit Gripkroa cafe.

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Tickets are bought on board or on line.

If you want to book a charter to Grip, or you want to rent MS Kvikk, please contact us.

On demand




Snacks and refreshments


Local food

Our boats

MS "Framnæs" from 2012

Capacity: 47 people. 

Equipped with: microphone, traditional furnishings in wood/teak. 

MS "Kvikk" from 1980

Serves Grip. Capacity: 48 people.

Equipped with: microphone, café

MS "Angvik" from 2005

Capacity: 70 people.  

Equipped with: microphone, modern furnishing, AV-equipment and sun deck. 

Are you curious about the little island Grip?

Contact us for a nice chat.

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