Stockholm Arlanda Airport
190 45 Stockholm-Arlanda, Sweden
IATA airport code: ARN
Also known as Arlanda Airport.
Where is Stockholm Arlanda Airport?
Stockholm Arlanda Airport is located north of the Swedish capital and alongside the E4 motorway. Exit 181 (Trafikplats Arlanda) of this road will take you to Stockholm Arlanda Airport, after Copenhagen Airport and Oslo Airport Gardermoen the busiest airport in Scandinavia. The airport has four terminals, specifically Terminal 2 (international), Terminal 3 (regional), Terminal 4 (domestic) and Terminal 5 (international). The airport is mainly used by Scandinavian Airlines and low-cost carrier Norwegian.
What is the distance from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to the centre of Stockholm and Uppsala?
The airport is situated 42 kilometres north of Stockholm and 37 kilometres south of Uppsala. The journey time to the centre of Stockholm is about 40 minutes, while the centre of Uppsala can be reached in half an hour.
Which airlines fly to and from Stockholm Arlanda Airport?
- Scandinavian Airlines
- British Airways
How to get from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Stockholm and Uppsala?
Public transport – Train (Stockholm)
The comfortable and environmentally friendly Arlanda Express takes 20 minutes to Stockholm Central Station (Stockholm C). The airport’s station (Arlanda C) can be reached via the lower level of each terminal. Next to the escalators, that take you downstairs, there are ticket vending machines where you can buy a ticket. Yet, it is also possible to buy a ticket at one of the counters or online through the website of Arlanda Express. Tickets cost 280 SEK for a single trip and 540 SEK for a return. Youth from 18 up to 25 years of age pay 150 SEK for a single trip and 300 SEK for a return. Children up to 17 years old can travel for free if accompanied by an adult, which is applicable to a maximum of four children. The fast trains leave every 15 minutes from the airport and out of the city. If you book online through the official website, you get a discount if you make a reservation well in advance. The Arlanda Express train ride between Terminal 5 (Arlanda North) and Terminals 2/3/4 (Arlanda South) takes a minute and is free for everyone. Please consult timetable Arlanda Express for more information.
Public transport – Train (Stockholm and Uppsala)
If you prefer to spend less money you can also choose to take train J38 of SL (Storstockholms Lokaltrafik), the so-called Pendeltåg train departs twice an hour under SkyCity between Terminal 4 and Terminal 5. Travel time between Arlanda C and Stockholm C is 38 minutes, a train journey to Stockholm South Station (Stockholms södra) takes 5 minutes longer. Travel time from the airport to Uppsala C is shorter (18 minutes). To travel with the trains of SL you need a SL Access card, which costs 20 SEK. The SL Accces card is an electronic rechargeable card, for sale at the ticket vending machines. A ticket for a single journey costs 43 SEK, this does not include the airport fee of 120 SEK. A ticket for 24 hours, to be used on the entire network of SL and UL (Upplands Lokaltrafik) costs 120 SEK, this does not include the airport fee of 120 SEK. If you are under 20 years or over 64 years you will have to pay only 29 SEK for your ticket to Stockholm C and Uppsala C, excluding the airport surcharge. Persons under 18 years old don’t have to pay the airport surcharge. If you plan to make more use of the SL trains, but not on the same day, you can also recharge your SL Access card with an amount between 100 SEK and 1,000 SEK. Reloading your pass with an amount of money means you do not need to buy a new ticket every time you take the train. Besides, you benefit from a discount on your journeys. Adults only pay 30 SEK instead of 43 SEK for a single trip, persons under 20 years and over 64 years get a discount of 9 SEK for each train journey. Please consult timetable train J38 and prices trains SL for more information.
Bus transportation – Flygbussarna (Stockholm)
Not faster but cheaper is Flygbussarna that runs between the airport and Cityterminalen in the centre of Stockholm. Tickets can be bought beforehand through the official website. An online ticket is valid for 3 months from the date of purchase. The barcode on the ticket can be scanned upon entering the bus. It is also possible to buy a ticket at one of the ticket machines at Stockholm Arlanda Airport and in the city. From the bus driver you can only buy a ticket with credit or debit card. The bus leaves every 10 minutes, with the journey time being approximately 45 minutes. Below are the prices you will pay for an online booking. Please consult website and timetable Flygbussarna for more information.
|Adults||99 SEK||198 SEK|
|Youth, 8 up to 17 years||89 SEK||178 SEK|
How much does a taxi cost from your front door to Stockholm Arlanda Airport?
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How much is the taxi fare to and from Stockholm and Uppsala?
Outside the terminal taxis are waiting to take travellers to Stockholm, Uppsala and other places. Since 2011 only ecotaxis, vehicles that pollute the environment less, serve the airport. A taxi to the centre of Stockholm costs about 500 SEK, whereas the price for a taxi ride from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Uppsala is 450 SEK. The maximum price for a taxi for up to four people is 675 SEK. Make a taxi reservation Stockholm Arlanda Airport through TaxiTender, an online booking platform for reliable and reasonable priced airport transfers.
What car rental companies are present at Stockholm Arlanda Airport?
At Stockholm Arlanda Airport you can rent a car at the desks of car rental companies Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, Alamo, Enterprise and National. The first four have a desk in Arlanda’s car rental area. Sixt can be found at parking ‘Arlanda Langtid Alfa’, Alamo, Enterprise and National are located in Terminal 2. Compare prices of well-known car rental companies and local suppliers at Stockholm Arlanda Airport through EasyTerra Car Rental, save time and book online.
What are the car parking prices at Stockholm Arlanda Airport?
The parking facilities at Stockholm Arlanda Airport are good, though it can be difficult to keep an overview given the many options available. At Terminal 2, Terminal 3 and Terminal 4 you can find the car parks P21, P22 and P41 as well as the outdoor parking lots P25, P45 and P46. At Terminal 5, parking is possible inside car parks P51 and P53 as well as outside on parking lots P56 and P59. Parking on P59 is only possible if you make an online reservation. The most luxurious and expensive option is parking garage SkyCity, which is located like P55 between Terminal 4 and Terminal 5. Economical long-term parking spaces are available at ‘Arlanda Langtid Alfa’ and ‘Arlanda Langtid Beta’, from where Parking bus Alfa and Parking bus Beta take you to the terminals. Please check out the full list of parking prices Stockholm Arlanda Airport.
|Parking prices||SkyCity||P51 and P53||P21 and P41||P56||P25, P45, P46 and P55||Alfa and Beta|
|60 minutes||90 SEK||90 SEK||80 SEK||90 SEK||80 SEK||50 SEK|
|1 day||380 SEK||340 SEK||330 SEK||290 SEK||280 SEK||150 SEK|
|2 days||760 SEK||680 SEK||660 SEK||580 SEK||560 SEK||300 SEK|
|3 days||1,140 SEK||1,020 SEK||990 SEK||870 SEK||840 SEK||450 SEK|
|1 week||2,660 SEK||2,380 SEK||2,310 SEK||2,030 SEK||1,960 SEK||580 SEK|
|2 weeks||5,320 SEK||4,760 SEK||4,620 SEK||4,060 SEK||3,920 SEK||920 SEK|
|3 weeks||7,980 SEK||7,140 SEK||6,930 SEK||6,090 SEK||5,880 SEK||1,260 SEK|
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