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Stockholm Bike Tour

Stockholm Bike Tour
Duration:
2 hours 30 minutes
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Explore Stockholm and her beautiful central islands on two wheels on this 2.5 hour bike tour! Hop on your supplied, easy-to-ride bike and follow your guide around some of the Swedish capital’s famous sights and hidden gems, many of the latter inaccessible to cars and buses. Follow the bike-friendly city’s lovely cycle ways; pedal around Gamla Stan (Old Town); and cross bridges to roam idyllic islands and pretty shores. Add fascinating commentary from your guide and there’s no better way to get under the skin of the 'Venice of the North!'

Private Tour: Stockholm City Walking Tour Including the Vasa Museum

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Admire three of Stockholm’s highlights on this absorbing 2.5-hour private walking tour. Led by a private guide, explore the charm-laden Gamla Stan (Stockholm Old Town) to see its beautiful Coronation Church and Stockholm Palace. Then, ride a ferry to Djurgården Island to visit the fascinating Vasa Museum. This impressive venue houses the 'Vasa,' a massive warship that sank in 1628 and that has been meticulously restored to its former glory. A fascinating introduction to three of Stockholm's gems, this private tour ensures you enjoy in-depth attention from the guide.

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Arlanda Airport Train Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com recommends the Arlanda Airport train service.

The Airport Express is reliable and fast, but considered by locals to be ridiculously expensive when compared to other options.


Arlanda Airport Train Rates & Fares


Fares on the The Arlanda Train Express are:


  One way Return
Adults (26 and older) SEK 260   SEK 490
Pensioner (65+) SEK 130   SEK 260
Youth/Students (age 8-25) unaccompanied SEK 130   SEK 260
Children (under 8) Free
  • Up to four children (age 0-17) are free when accompanied by an adult on a full price ticket.
  • Special rates on weekends, check for details.
  • Special rates available for 2 hour or 6 hour return trips, ideal for layovers (2 hours: SEK 270; 6 hours: SEK 370).
  • Note: there is a SEK 50 surcharge for tickets purchased on the train.

 

Fares on other Arlanda Airport train services vary by destination.


Arlanda Airport Train Details

Arlanda Airport Train

Arlanda Airport train photo

There are multiple train stations at Stockholm Arlanda Airport, with different services operating at each.

 

The Arlanda Express Train operates a dedicated rail service between Arlanda Airport and the city centre. These high speed trains will wisk you to or from the airport in 20 minutes. Arlanda Airport train s run every 15 minutes during normal times and every 10 minutes during peak times.

 

Arlanda Airport train tickets can be purchased:


  • At information desks in the terminals
  • At grey self-service machines located next to the escalators/lifts leading down to the stations
  • Note: a surcharge of SEK 50 applies to tickets bought on the train

 

Catch the train from Arlanda Airport:

  • Trains operate from Arlanda South and Arlanda North stations
  • Use Arlanda South if your flight leaves from Terminals 2, 3 or 4
  • Use Arlanda North if your flight is from terminal 5
  • Tip: download the ARN Arlanda Airport's app to check the time to the next train

 

Local Trains

 

Arlanda Central Station (Arlanda C) is located in the middle of SkyCity. SkyCity is located between Terminals 4 and 5 at Stockholm Arlanda Airport.

 

Services include the Uppsala commuter rail, or Upptåget. The Upptåget which goes northwards to Uppsala and Tierp and sometimes Gävle, but also Upplands Väsby, which is a connection point to Stockholm Transport (SL) suburban commuter trains to central Stockholm. This option takes 35 minutes and local transport tickets can be used and bought at the entrance to the station, though you have to pay a station access fee of SEK 60.

 

IHT Tip: There are also regional trains on the Linköping - Stockholm - Gävle route, which costs SEK 95 (2nd class) to central Stockholm. These trains take 20 minutes, just like the Arlanda Express. This service operates only once every other hour, but frankly, if you are on time there is no reason whatsoever to take Arlanda Express, as the regional train is much cheaper (though not as cheap as local transport).

 

Long Distance Trains

 

Long-distance trains from Stockholm operate to points in central Sweden (including Uppsala, Södertälje, Gävle, Hudiksvall, Sundsvall, Östersund, Åre, Borlänge, Falun, Leksand, Mora, Nyköping, Norrköping, Linköping). It is not, however, permitted to use these trains to travel from the airport to central Stockholm.

 

Long-distance trains depart from the underground Arlanda Central Station (Arlanda C). There, the SJ Railway Company has a travel office where you can buy long-distance train tickets and get information about train times.




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Last Updated: 20 Aug 2016