Airports in Stockholm

Stockholm-Arlanda International Airport (ARN)


Generally known as Arlanda Airport, the Stockholm Arlanda Airport is one of the largest and busiest air hubs in Sweden. It is located just north of Stockholm, close to a town called Märsta. Visitors can travel to and from the airport to Stockholm, via an express train or a more cost-effective shuttle service called Flygbussarna.

There are four terminals at Arlanda, two of which serve international flights and the other two serve domestic flights. SkyCity, connects the domestic and international terminals and also houses a number of restaurants and retail outlets.

Arlanda is incredibly user-friendly and well-equipped with efficient and helpful staff. It is also well-connected with other airports in the region and has a range of public transport options for onward travel within Sweden.


The airport is situated 28 miles (45km) north of Stockholm.

Getting to the city

For those travelling to and from the airport there are many alternative modes of transport including high-speed trains (Arlanda Express) and airport coaches/buses (Flygbussarna), as well as commuter and long-distance trains. Long-distance SJ trains leave from Arlanda Central Station, where the SJ railway company offers long-distance train tickets and schedule information. The Arlanda Express train from the airport to Stockholm Central Station takes 20 minutes. Buses go to the city roughly every 10 minutes, taking about 40 minutes to make the journey. Taxis and rental cars are also available.


GMT +1 (GMT +2 from the last Sunday in March to the last Sunday in October).


Tel: +46 (0)8 797 6000 or 797 6100.

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Stockholm-Arlanda International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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