Arlanda airport (ARN), is the largest of the three airports in Sweden (Stockholm Bromma Airport and Stockholm Skavsta Airport) being the other two. It is situated just under 25 miles north of Stockholm itself, in Uppand province/Sigtuna Municipality of Sweden. The nearest town to the Arlanda airport is Märsta and Uppsala is only 6 miles away.
Arlanda airport, is the largest airport in Scandinavia with an estimated 50, 000 passengers traveling through it each day. The airport has 3 runways and four terminals, 2, 3, 4 & 5, both domestic and international flights operate from them carrying over 18.5 million passengers each year. There is a FREE shuttle bus that runs between each terminal and connects passengers to their departure terminals and also to the long stay car parks.
Terminal 5 is the newest terminal and terminals 2, 4 & 5 all have information desks inside the buildings.
Getting To And From Arlanda Airport
Transfers to and from Arlanda airport are quick and easy. There are many options of transport, depending on the size of your party and budget. You have options of Train, Bus, Taxi, Coach or Car Hire.
The E4 links Arlanda airport to Stockholm and on your return from Stockholm to Arlanda, simply take the E4 North and the follow the sign for the airport.
Car Hire: There are several car hire companies that oprate from inside Arlanda airport and all offer competetive rates, so you can be assured of finding a good deal:
Train Transfer And Arlanda Express: Arlanda airport has a direct rail links that connect passengers with many different destinations, from the various airport terminals. One of the most popular services at the airport, is the high speed express train that connect Arlanda airport to Stockholm and takes just 20 minutes. To read more, please click on the link: Arlanda Express
Bus Transfer – Arlanda Airport Bus: Regular bus services run from outside the airport terminals 2,4 & 5. There is also a bus service that connects passengers with Märsta station. The Flygbussarna operates a regular service from Arlanda airport to the city centre in Stockholm and from Stockholm centre to the airport. This service operates throughout the day and there are many ways to purchase your ticket. Tickets can be purchased at the machines at the bus stop, at the information desks inside the airport, online or you can have an SMS text message sent to your phone. Tickets can be purchased on the bus but the only form of payment accepted is by credit card.
Taxi: Taxis operate from outside the terminal buildings. Most of the taxis that operate at the airport, offer a fixed price but it is always a good idea to check with the driver and agree a price before you enter the taxi. If possible, try to have a word with the Taxi controller, who is generally outside the building. Taxi at the airport are ‘Eco Taxis’ that are enviromentally friendly.
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Airport Code: ARN
Annual Passengers: 17 million (Approximately). Roughly 4-5 Million being Domestic & the rest being international.
Arlanda Airport Address:
- Swedavia – 190 45 Stockholm -Arlanda – Sweden – Information Desk: 08 797 6000 – Tel: +46 8 797 60 00