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Travelling to Uppsala.

Travel info.pdf (179.11KB)
Travel info.pdf (179.11KB)

Uppsala is located 40 minutes north of Stockholm. Uppsala can easily be reached from Arlanda airport (Stockholm international airport), and several other airports in the area. The airports and how to get from there to Uppsala is described below. You may also download the information on this page as a pdf file.

Disclaimer: The local organizers cannot take responsibility for late schedule changes or price canges. Please check the airport websites and your airline for updates.

 

Arrival at Stockholm-Arlanda, Stockholm International Airport website

Stockholm-Arlanda International Airport is located between Uppsala and Stockholm, 36 km south of Uppsala. This is the main international airport in the Stockholm - Uppsala region, serving all major international airlines and partnerships.

Bus 801 runs between Arlanda and central Uppsala once every hour between 1 a.m and 4 a.m, and twice every hour between 4 a.m and 1 a.m. The journey takes about 45 minutes and costs SEK 90 (approximately EUR 10). You can buy the ticket with a credit or debit card on the bus (Am ex and Diners are not accepted). You cannot pay with cash on the bus. 

(Note: The bus company "Flygbussarna" connects Arlanda and Stockholm city. It is not recommended to go to Stockholm to reach Uppsala from Arlanda.)

Trains leave Arlanda airport for Uppsala Central Station directly from Sky City.

 • Frequency: please consult the timetables online here 

• Journey time: 15-20 minutes.

• Cost: 90-185 SEK (approximately EUR 10-19) if ticket is purchased in advance.

• Ticket Desk: SJ Resebutik/Travel Office, in Sky City (next to Terminal 5).

Taxis leave from outside the arrival hall. Be sure to tell the driver in advance that you want to go to Uppsala and not Stockholm - the two cities are in opposite directions from the airport.

• Journey time: about 30 minutes

• Cost: about SEK 460 (approx. EUR 50). Ask the driver for a fixed price (“fast pris”) in advance. You can pay by credit card or by cash.

• You can make an advance reservation with Uppsala Taxi: +46 18 100 000 or with Taxi Kurir, Uppsala: +46 18 123456. You can ask for a driver to be waiting for you in the arrival hall.  

 

Arrival at Stockholm-Bromma Airport website

Stockholm-Bromma airport is located 9 km west of Stockholm Central Station and 70 km south of Uppsala. Several international airlines are represented here. The airport bus runs between Bromma airport and Stockholm city bus terminal, next to the central station.
 
Bus frequency: the timetable runs to connect with flight arrivals and departures.

• Cost: single ticket: SEK 79 (approximately. EUR 8) or a return ticket: SEK 150 (approximately EUR 15).

• Journey time to Stockholm: 20 minutes (depending on traffic).

• Ticket Desk: you buy your ticket from the ticket-vending machines or on-line on the website www.flygbussarna.se . E-ticket purchased on-line is valid for 12 months from the purchase date.

From Stockholm Central Station to Uppsala Central Station:

• Frequency: 2 trains per hour from 6 am to 11 pm.
• Journey time: 40 minutes.
• Cost: about SEK 65-80 (approximately EUR 8).
• Ticket Desk: you buy your ticket from a ticket desk in the main hall of the station or from a ticket-vending machine on the platform. 
 

 

Arrival at Stockholm-Västerås Airport, City of Västerås website

Västerås airport is located 77 km west of Uppsala. Some low-fare airlines are represented here.

Bus:
• No direct shuttle buses from the airport to Uppsala.
• Shuttle taxi from the airport to Västerås Central station.
• Regional bus 773 or 774 from Västerås to Uppsala (in Swedish)
Journey time: 1 hour 40 minutes. Cost: about SEK 120 (approximately EUR 12).

Train:
• Shuttle taxi from the airport to Västerås Central station
• There are no direct trains Västerås to Uppsala, but you can reach Uppsala by switching lines in Enköping or Sala. Please see
www.sj.se for timetables and prices.

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Arrival at Stockholm-Skavsta Airport, City of Nyköping website

Stockholm-Skavsta airport is located 110 km south of Stockholm Central Station and 177 km south of Uppsala. The trip to Uppsala takes quite some time and requires change of bus lines.
Airport shuttle buses run between Skavsta Airport and Stockholm Central Station.

Flygbussarna:

• Frequency: about 30 minutes after every flight arrival. The bus waits for delayed flights. Timetable online: www.flygbussarna.se
• Journey time to Stockholm: about 80 minutes.
• Cost: SEK 149 (approximately EUR 16) single ticket, SEK 259 (approximately EUR 28) round trip.
• Ticket Desk: you buy your ticket from the ticket-vending machines or on-line on the
flygbussarna.se website. E-ticket purchased on-line is valid for 3 months from the purchase date.

From Stockholm Central Station to Uppsala Central Station.

• Frequency: 2-3 trains per hour during peak hours, 1 train per hour off-peak. 
• With the train company called SJ the journey time is 40 minutes, and the cost per one-way ticket is SEK 84 (approximately EUR 9).
• Ticket Desk: you buy your ticket from a ticket desk in the main hall of the station or from a ticket-vending machines next to the platform.