Arrival & Transport

With direct flight connections from more than 160 destinations, getting to Stockholm Arlanda Airport couldn’t be easier. From there, it’s just a short hop into the city center. And public transport is excellent, so getting around the city is easy.

By plane

Stockholm is easily accessible from all parts of the globe. Stockholm Arlanda Airport welcome flights from more than 50 international airlines, with fantastic connections for travelers connecting through international hubs like London, Dubai, Amsterdam, Paris, and Miami. Stockholm airports are well connected with the city centre.

Stockholm Arlanda Airport is an international airport located approximately 37 km north of central Stockholm. Arlanda has a range of direct flights from international locations. Stockholm Skavsta airport is located approximately 100 km southwest of central Stockholm and is primarily served by low-cost airlines. We encourage you to explore all the options available.

Airport Transfers: Arlanda Airport

Easy access is available from the airport to the city centre via train, bus, taxi and rental cars. Please refer to the Arlanda Airport website for further information.

Arlanda Express Train

The Arlanda Express is a train service linking Arlanda with Stockholm Central Station. Trains depart Arlanda roughly every 15 minutes, with a travel time to the city center of 18 minutes. The train platform is easily accessible, underneath the arrivals terminal.

The standard price for a one way ticket is 340 SEK (reduced price if you are below 25 or above 65). Arlanda Express offers special rates for congress delegates, link will be distributed shortly.

Arlanda Airport Coaches (Flygbussarna)

The Airport Coaches offers a shuttle bus service from Arlanda airport to the Stockholm Central Station. Buses depart every 30 minutes, with a travel time of approximately 50 minutes to central Stockholm. Tickets can be purchased on <arrival or online by visiting the Flygbussarna website, Return tickets cost just under 209 SEK (~20€).


Numerous taxis options are available from the ground floor level of Arlanda Airport. Central Stockholm is approximately 30 minutes from Arlanda Airport. Prices varies depending on the time, type of taxi and whether you opt for a set price or a variable rate. Ask the driver before you depart how much the journey will cost.

Car rental

A range of car rental services are available at Arlanda Airport. Please refer to the Arlanda Airport website for further information.

By train

If you are more interested in taking the scenic route, Stockholm is connected to other European destinations with an efficient and comfortable high-speed rail service. And once you get familiar with the rail network, you can plan follow on journey to locations in the temperate south of Sweden to the rugged beauty of locations in the Arctic Circle.

Trains are available by several operators. You can learn more about the rail options in Sweden at

Getting Around Stockholm

Stockholm is a metropolitan city of some 2,3 million inhabitants, yet nothing is never far away. You’ll find world-class conference venues and a wide selection of hotels, cultural sites, shops, restaurants, cafés and bars within easy walking distance. Not to mention water, forests and unspoilt nature.

Stockholm is a pedestrian friendly city with a welcoming atmosphere, making it easy to get around on foot. But if you are looking to move around the city faster, you can take advantage of Stockholm’s integrated bus, metro (Tunnelbana), train and ferry network that makes getting around the city a breeze. More adventurous travellers may opt to hire one of the many electric scooter or bikes that are available for short term rentals.