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Stockholm Arlanda airport. Arrive by direct flight. Center connection

Stockholm Arlanda

Stockholm Arlanda International Airport is the capital’s main airport, as well as the busiest in Sweden. It is one of the three hubs of the Scandinavian Airlines System. The airport is located about 40 km north of Stockholm and has four terminals, 2 of which (Terminal 2 and 5) are intended for international flights.

The immense structure obviously hosts numerous areas dedicated to shopping. There are duty free and all essential services.

For those traveling with children, there are numerous areas dedicated to them. Three large play areas are located inside the T5, past the security gates. Special areas for changing babies are located near the bathrooms and are all well marked by a special sign.

Inside, there are also numerous ATMs for withdrawing cash, a post office, and luggage storage with a personal key. The wifi line covers the entire building. Just connect to the “Airport_Guest” network to surf for free for the first 3 hours. Those who need more time will have to pay the rate of €1 per hour by registering their credit card.

Stockholm Arlanda airport

Photo, 2008 Nemracc

Here is the list of direct connections* with Stockholm Arlanda Airport


ALBANIA: Tirana.
AUSTRIA: Innsbruck, Vienna.
BELGIUM: Brussels, Charleroi.
BOSNIA: Banja Luka, Sarajevo.
BULGARIA: Burgas, Varna.
CROATIA: Dubrovnik, Split, Zadar.
CYPRUS: Larnaca.
CZECH REP: Prague.
DENMARK: Aalborg, Aarhus, Billund, Copenhagen.
ENGLAND: Birmingham, Liverpool, London–Gatwick, London–Heathrow, London–Stansted, Manchester.
ESTONIA: Tallinn.
FINLAND: Helsinki, Mariehamn, Turku, Vaasa.
FRANCE: Béziers, Biarritz, Lyon, Marseille, Montpellier, Nice, Paris–CDG, Paris–Orly.
GERMANY: Berlin, Cologne/Bonn, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Munich.
GREECE: Athens, Chania, Chios, Corfu, Heraklion, Ioannina, Kalamata, Karpathos, Kavala, Kefalonia, Kos, Lemnos, Mytiline, Preveza/Lefkada, Rhodes, Samos, Santorini, Thessaloniki, Zakynthos.
HUNGARY: Budapest.
ICELAND: Reykjavík–Keflavík.
IRELAND: Dublin.
ITALY: Bergamo, Bologna, Brindisi, Catania, Milan–Malpensa, Naples, Olbia, Palermo, Pisa, Rome–Fiumicino, Venice.
KOSOVO: Pristina.
LITHUANIA: Kaunas, Palanga, Vilnius.
LUXEMBOURG: Luxembourg.
MALTA: Malta.
NORWAY: Bergen, Oslo, Stavanger, Tromsø, Trondheim.
POLAND: Gdansk, Kraków, Poznań, Warsaw–Chopin, Warsaw–Modlin, Wrocław.
PORTUGAL: Faro, Funchal, Lisbon.
ROMANIA: Bucharest.
RUSSIA: Moscow–Sheremetyevo, Saint Petersburg.
SCOTLAND: Edinburgh.
SERBIA: Belgrade, Niš.
SLOVAKIA: Bratislava.
SPAIN: Alicante, Barcelona, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Madrid, Málaga, Palma de Mallorca, Tenerife–South.
SWEDEN: Ängelholm, Arvidsjaur, Gällivare, Gothenburg, Hemavan, Kalmar, Kiruna, Kramfors, Luleå, Lycksele, Malmö, Örnsköldsvik, Östersund, Ronneby, Sälen–Trysil, Skellefteå, Sundsvall, Torsby, Vilhelmina, Visby.
SWITZERLAND: Geneva, Zurich.
UKRAINE: Kyiv–Boryspil.


BRAZIL: Boa Vista.
CHINA: Beijing–Capital , Shanghai–Pudong.
EGYPT: Hurghada, Sharm El Sheikh.
ETHIOPIA: Addis Ababa.
GAMBIA: Banjul.
IRAQ: Baghdad, Erbil.
ISRAEL: Tel Aviv.
JAPAN: Tokyo–Haneda.
LEBANON: Beirut.
MAURITIUS: Mauritius.
MEXICO: Cancún.
QATAR: Doha.
THAILAND: Bangkok–Suvarnabhumi, Phuket.
TUNISIA: Monastir.
TURKEY: Ankara, Antalya, Dalaman, Gazipaşa, Istanbul–Sabiha Gökçen, Konya.
UAE: Dubai–International.
USA: Chicago–O’Hare, Los Angeles, Miami, New York–JFK, Newark.
VIETNAM: Phu Quoc.
ZANZIBAR: Zanzibar.



Photo, 2009 Jnpet


Airport Express is the efficient train, recommended by us, which allows you to reach the center in just 18 minutes. The train connects Stockholm Arlanda Airport (under each Terminal there is the platform) with the Central Station of the capital.
The full ticket costs 320SEK (600 round trip) for adults, 160 SEK for children between 18 and 25, and 210SEK for over 65. Free up to 7 years of age, when accompanied by a paying adult.

If you are traveling as a couple, with friends or family, there is a special promotion: two people pay 420SEK (instead of 640), three 520 (companies 960), four people 620SEK…

You can buy tickets at the airport, station or directly online on the official website, from which you can find information on precise timetables.

In addition, around 70 long-distance trains depart from Arlanda to major Swedish cities such as Uppsala, Södertälje, Gävle, Hudiksvall, Sundsvall, Östersund, Åre, Borlänge, Falun, Leksand, Mora, Nyköping, Norrköping, or Linköping.
You can also opt for the Commuter Train, a train that connects the airport, Uppsala and Stockholm. Tickets cost 177 SEK per person (reduced, 161 SEK).


Flygbussarna Airport Coaches, are three ecological bus lines. Find a stop at each Stockholm Arlanda Airport Terminal.
The line connecting the center of Stockholm leaves every 10 minutes; another line instead connects Liljeholmen passing through the Karolinska Hospital, Fridhemsplan and Hornstull; finally, another line connects Arlanda with the small Bromma airport (used exclusively for domestic flights) via Kista and Sundbyberg.
The ticket costs 129SEK at standard rate and 119SEK for children aged 8 to 17. GROUP tickets are also available at a discounted price (3 adults pay 299 SEK, and 4 adults 399SEK). Children up to 7 years of age travel for FREE accompanied by a paying adult.
This is the official website of the company that manages the service.

*all information contained herein is for informational purposes only and is not to be considered official. All names and trademarks herein are the property of their respective owners.

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