Brunnby Lock, Gota Canal

Motala, Linköping

The lower lock at Brunnby is the narrowest and shortest on the whole of the Göta Canal. A normal lock is 35.63 metres long and 7.3-7.4 metres wide. The lock at Brunnby is only 34.85 metres long and 7.18 metres wide.


Formal name: Frans Gustaf Oscar (brother of king Karl XV)

Built: 1820

Technical facts: This double lock has a rise of 5.3 metres

Contact information

AB Göta kanalbolag
Box 3
59121 Motala
Phone: +46-141202050


Opening hours

2018 Göta Canal is open:
Booking season May 2 - June 10
High season June 11 - August 15
Booking season August 16 - September 30