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Price list

This is a list of prices for the most common services when staying at Kristineberg Marine Research Station.

If you would like to do research, work or study at Kristineberg you need to pay a so called bench fee (see below). The bench fee gives you access to one lab (such as laboratory, water lab or thermo constant room) as well as a workspace, printer, video conference, lab equipment and small boats.

You pay the bench fee for the full time (7 days/week) you have booked or use areas and equipment at Kristineberg. This also applies if you supervise a student who uses the stations areas or equipment.

Prices are in Swedish crowns (SEK), excl. VAT. See specifications at bottom of the page.

Visiting researchers, PhD students and other staff from academia

  Bench fee Meals Lodging Ships
All categories

400 SEK/day

228 SEK/day

Single: 300 SEK/day
Double: 200 SEK/day

1000 SEK/hour

 

Institutes, companies, public sector and organisations

  Bench fee Meals Lodging Ships Marine biologist
/ guide
All categories

700 SEK/day

228 SEK/day

Single: 550 SEK/day
Double: 450 SEK/day 

3500 SEK/hour

1000 SEK/hour

 

Students: courses, degree and applied projects

Your supervisor have to pay the bench fee (as above) for the lab or area you use.
In addition to this, the costs below apply for your stay.

  Bench fee Meals Lodging Ships
Student at
the University of Gothenburg

0 SEK/day

175 SEK/day

0 SEK/day

1000 SEK/hour

Student at other
Swedish and foreign university

350 SEK/day

228 SEK/day

Single: 300 SEK/day
Double: 200 SEK/day

1000 SEK/hour

 

Primary and secondary education, traineeship and folk high school

  Bench fee Meals Lodging Ships Marine biologist
/ guide
All categories

300 SEK/day

 228 SEK/day

Single: 300 SEK/day
Double: 200 SEK/day

1000 SEK/hour

600 SEK/hour

Frequently Asked Questions

I have a student at Kristineberg, can I visit to see the student or the project?

Absolutely, you're very welcome! You already pay for the area for the student's project (as above). No other costs will be added with your visit.

I am employed by an organization with a lease at Kristineberg. Can I visit?

Absolutely, you're very welcome! Your organisations lease includes access to common areas and access to the areas you rent. Subject to availability, you can book a conference room free of charge. If you want to use the auditorium, there is an additional cost.

I do not want to rent a bench, can I just stay at Kristineberg and use public areas?

No, unfortunately we do not offer that opportunity right now.

Specifications

Bench fee: the fee gives you access to one lab (such as laboratory, water lab or thermo constant room) as well as a workspace, printer, video conference, lab equipment and small boats. Cost for fuel when using the small boats is not included in the bench fee. For group only using the conference facilities the fee is 350 SEK/person and day. Groups on shorter visits, as well as individual pupils/students in work experience programme, traineeships, internship or diploma project, do not pay bench fee.

Meals: full board including breakfast (buffet), lunch and light dinner. For prices for coffee and cake as well as our dinner options for conferences and workshops, contact the booking.

Lodging: in single or double room with access to common rooms and sauna. Rental of bed linen and towels will be added with 100 SEK/set, as well as a cleaning fee of 200 SEK/room. Students and pupils from school bring their own linen and towel, and clean their rooms before departure. Bachelor och master students at the University of Gothenburg has a number of free nights accordingly:

  • 15 ECT: 9 weeks or 63 overnight stays
  • 30 ECT: 18 weeks or 126 overnight stays
  • 45 ECT: 21 weeks or 147 overnight stays
  • 50 ECT: 25 weeks or 175 overnight stays

Ships: rental of R/V Oscar von Sydow and R/V Alice includes crew and fuel. Minimum usage time is 2 hours, incl. preparation time.

Technician, workshop and lab: 535 SEK/h for users within academia,  650 SEK/h for external users.

All prices refer to normal working hours, 7 AM – 18 PM. For prices during evenings and weekends, please contact the booking.