Stockholm airport: Stockholm Arlanda Airport (ARN)

Stockholm Arlanda Airport

The airport in Stockholm is closer to Uppsala (28 kilometers) than to the Swedish capital (42 kilometers). It is a very modern airport with four terminals: T2 and T5 are for international flights, T3 and T4 are for flights inside of Scandinavia. There are free shuttle buses between the terminals.

Between T4 and T5 is the central service and shopping area ‘Sky City’.

Budget airlines use another airport: Skavsta Airport.

Prices are given here in the Swedish Crown (SEK), €1.00 = SEK 9.09 (January 2007).

Address

Stockholm-Arlanda Airport
LFV
190 45 Stockholm-Arlanda
Sweden

Airport codes

IATA airport code: ARN
ICAO airport code: ESSA

Transport

Local transport

Train

The train station is underground and is accessible by an elevator from all terminals. You can ride the Arlanda Express for SEK 200 and you will be in the heart of Stockholm in 20 minutes. Trains also leave from the airport to other destinations, including Uppsala, Göteborg and Trondheim in Norway.

Car and bus

The airport is along the highway E4 that connects Stockholm with Uppsala. The exit to the airport is clearly indicated.

There are stops for buses in front of terminals 2, 4 and 5. The special shuttle bus Flygbussarna connects the airport with the center of the Swedish capital, this bus leaves every ten minutes. Bus line 583 goes to Märsta Train Station, where trains leave to the Central Station in Stockholm.

For Uppsala you take bus line 801 from Upplands Lokaltrafik which leaves every 20 minutes during the day.

Car rental - Stockholm Arlanda Airport

There are counters for car rental companies: Avis, Europcar and Hertz. You can also reserve a rental car in advance using the service EasyTerra provides, they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.

Taxi

In T4 there is a kiosk from Flygtaxi (tel: +46(0)8 593 604 70). All taxis are obligated to charge a fixed price for rides from the airport to the center of Stockholm, the price is approximately SEK 450, and the ride takes around 40 minutes.

Airport Parking

There are open-air parking places by all terminals, for short-term parking the rate is SEK 40–60 per hour. There are parking garages by terminals 2, 4 and 5, and by Sky City, the rate is SEK 50-60 per hour. Long-term parking costs SEK 100 per day and SEK 50 per day from the fifth day. There is a shuttle bus that goes from these parking areas to the terminals. Further information about parking through (tel: +46(0)8 797 6670).

Services

Services

Hotels

There is one hotel at the airport, Radisson SAS SkyCity Hotel (tel: +46(0)8 506 740 00). There are many other hotels in the area, including: Arlanda Hotellby, (tel: +46(0)8 597 897 00), Ibis Hotel (tel: +46(0)8 655 01 00) and the Quality Hotel (tel: +46(0)8 595 111 00). In Sky City you can reserve modest rooms in the transit hotel Rest and Fly (tel: +46(0)8 5505 5505). For more hotels and to reserve online you can go to Booking.com, they have a large range of hotels with great internet rates.

Shops and restaurants

Most shops, restaurants and snack bars can be found in Sky City and in Terminal 5, there is a very large range.

Baggage

There are safes in all terminals where you can store valuable items. There is a staffed counter in Terminal 5 (tel: +46(0)8 797 6228). There is also a counter for lost and found items (tel: +46(0)8 797 6080). You can also inquire online about misplaced baggage.

Information

There are information counters in all terminals. The service counter in T5 is open 24 hours per day (tel: +46(0)8 797 6015).

Business

Extensive business facilities can be found in the Arlanda Conference & Business Center (tel: +46(0)8 797 6200). In addition to work rooms with internet, fax, telephone and facilities for video conferences there are no less than 49 meeting and conference rooms for a maximum of 700 people. There are also many large exposition rooms to rent with places for a maximum of 1,000 people.

The general VIP Lounge (+46(0)8 797 6210) also offers a few business services.

Disabled facilities

The airport has excellent accessibility for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps, adapted elevators, restrooms and telephones. There are parking places reserved in the garage for short-term parking, the disabled pay the price for long-term parking.

Other services

There are two banks and several money exchange offices and ATM's. In Sky City you can find a post office that includes a courier service. There are internet cafes in all terminals (Sidewalk Express), and wireless internet is present. In Terminal 4 there is a children’s play corner by Gate 31. Furthermore, there is a boarding kennel by the area for long-term parking, Sigtuna hunddagis (tel +46(0)70 777 8125).

Contact

Contact

Address

Stockholm-Arlanda Airport
LFV
190 45 Stockholm-Arlanda
Sweden

Telephone, fax, email

Telephone: +46(0)8 797 6000
Fax: +46(0)8 797 8600
Email: arlanda@swedavia.se

Airport codes

IATA airport code: ARN
ICAO airport code: ESSA

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