Stockholm-Arlanda Airport

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Flights into Stockholm-Arlanda Airport (IATA: ARN, ICAO: ESSA) are served by numerous airlines, both domestically and internationally. It is located about 35 kilometres from the capital of Sweden, Stockholm.

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Getting there and away

  • Rail: from the airport, The Arlanda Express high speed train is the quickest way (approximately 20 minutes) to the centre of Stockholm which is about 42 kilometres away. It costs 260 SEK for a one way ticket for adults. Tickets are available from machines at the airport, some of which allow you to pay with a credit card. For a fee of 50 SEK can you buy the ticket on the train. One can also use the Upptåget trains that go between Uppsala and Upplands Väsby and change in Upplands Väsby to suburban train to Stockholm. This option is especially good when you want to go to the suburban train network. Express trains operated by SJ to Stockholm Central Station and Uppsala also stop at Märsta station. Upptåget, operated by UL, is a commuter train service covering Upplands Väsby - Stockholm-Arlanda Airport - Uppsala - Gävle. Check the Swedish Railway Website for options.
  • Bus: For less than half the price there is the Flygbussarna with a travel time of approximately 40 minutes and costing 119 SEK single (99 SEK when bought online) and 199 SEK return. It stops at several locations in northern Stockholm County as well as Stockholm City Centre and Stockholm Central Station. It takes a bit longer to travel by during rush hours (about 08:00-10:00am and 4:00-6:00pm). Swebus operates buses as well and is even cheaper at 79 SEK for a single ticket bought online. They operate 1-2 times and hour, 4 times during Monday-Friday peak hours.|Storstockholms Lokaltrafik]] also operates buses (line 583) but you have to swith to the suburban trains in Märsta. Buses operated by Upplands Lokaltrafik travel between Stockholm-Arlanda Airport and Uppsala (bus no. 801 and 802) as well as Enköping to the west (bus no. 803).
  • Shuttle: Airport Shuttles are around 190 SEK for a single ticket when pre-booked at least 12 hours in advance.
  • Expensive taxis and numerous companies offering rental cars are other options to get to/from the airport. Taxis start at around 450 SEK from the airport to the city centre, slightly cheaper from Stockholm to Arlanda. Check Airport Cab or Taxi Solna for options and booking.



Airlines, Destinations and Terminals

The airport has four terminals. Terminals 2 and 5 are used for international flights. Domestic flights are in Terminals 3 and 4. For more information about airlines, also see the list of airlines and the details about flying with budget airlines.

Terminal 2

  • Air Berlin - Berlin-Tegel
  • EasyJet - Milan-Malpensa
  • EasyJet Switzerland - Geneva
  • Europe Airpost - Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Tétuan
  • Germanwings - Berlin-Schönefeld, Cologne/Bonn
  • Niki - Vienna
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle - Alicante, Belgrade, Bordeaux, Budapest, Chania, Copenhagen, Dubai, Dubrovnik, Edinburgh, Faro, Helsinki, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Kos, London-Gatwick, Malaga, Munich, Nice, Olbia, Oslo-Gardermoen, Palermo, Palma de Mallorca, Pula, Rhodos, Santorini, Sarajevo, Split

Terminal 3

  • Nextjet - Arvidsjaur, Gällivare, Hagfors, Hemavan, Kramfors-Solleftea, Lycksele, Mora, Sveg, Torsby, Vilhelmina
  • Skyways Express - Halmstad, Jönköping, Karlstad, Kristianstad, Växjö, Visby
  • Skyways Express operated by Direktflyg - Borlänge, Oskarshamn

Terminal 4

  • Höga Kusten Flyg operated by Golden Air Örnsköldsvik
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle Kiruna, Luleå, Umeå
  • Scandinavian Airlines Ängelholm, Åre-Östersund, Gothenburg-Landvetter, Kalmar, Kiruna, Luleå, Malmö, Ronneby, Skellefteå, Sundsvall, Umeå, Visby

Terminal 5

  • Adria Airways - Ljubljana
  • Aeroflot - Moscow-Sheremetyevo
  • Aerosvit Airlines - Kyiv-Boryspil
  • Air Åland - Mariehamn
  • AirBaltic - Oulu, Riga, Tallinn
  • Air China - Beijing-Capital
  • Air France - Paris-Charles de Gaulle
  • Arkia Israel Airlines - Tel Aviv
  • Austrian Airlines - Vienna
  • Austrian operated by Tyrolean Airways - Vienna
  • B&H Airlines - Sarajevo
  • BH Air - Burgas
  • Belavia - Minsk
  • Blue1 - Helsinki, Tampere, Turku, Vaasa
  • British Airways - London-Heathrow
  • Cimber Sterling - Billund
  • Continental Airlines - Newark
  • Czech Airlines - Prague
  • Delta Air Lines - New York-JFK
  • Estonian Air - Tallinn
  • Estonian Air operated by Estonian Air Regional - Kuressaare, Pärnu, Tallinn, Tartu
  • Ethiopian Airlines - Addis Ababa
  • Finnair - Bergen, Helsinki
  • Iberia - Madrid
  • Icelandair - Reykjavík-Keflavík
  • Iran Air - Tehran-Imam Khomeini
  • Israir - Tel Aviv
  • Jat Airways - Belgrade
  • Karthago Airlines - Tunis
  • KLM - Amsterdam
  • LOT Polish Airlines - Warsaw
  • Lufthansa - Frankfurt, Milan-Malpensa, Munich
  • Lufthansa Regional operated by Lufthansa CityLine - Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Munich
  • Malév Hungarian Airlines - Budapest
  • Qatar Airways - Doha
  • Pegasus Airlines - İstanbul-Sabiha Gökçen
  • Rossiya - St Petersburg
  • Royal Falcon - Amman
  • SATA International - Funchal
  • Scandinavian Airlines - Amsterdam, Antalya, Athens, Bergen, Berlin-Tegel, Brussels, Chicago-O'Hare, Copenhagen, Dublin, Düsseldorf, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Geneva, Helsinki, Istanbul-Ataturk, London-Heathrow, Malaga, Malta, Manchester, Milan-Linate, Moscow-Sheremetyevo, Munich, Newark, Nice, Palma de Mallorca, Prague, Oslo-Gardermoen, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Rome-Fiumicino, St Petersburg, Split, Tromsø, Trondheim, Zürich
  • Spanair - Barcelona
  • SunExpress - Izmir
  • Swiss International Air Lines - Zürich
  • Syrian Air - Aleppo, Damascus
  • TAP Portugal - Lisbon
  • Thai Airways International - Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi
  • Turkish Airlines - Antalya, Istanbul-Atatürk
  • Turkish Airlines operated by AnadoluJet - Ankara, Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen
  • Viking Airlines - Baghdad, Erbil, London-Gatwick, Sulaimaniyah




One of the most strange but special places to spend the night anywhere on this planet, the Jumbo Hostel opened in 2009. A decommissioned Boeing 747 has been converted to a hostel, offering 72 beds. It is located at the entrance to the airport.



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