Transportation

Uppsala is easily reached by train in just 38 minutes from Stockholm and 18 minutes from Arlanda Airport.
To and from the airport, you can continue to Uppsala comfortably by both the airport buses and direct train, with departures from SkyCity at Stockholm Arlanda airport. During the day, buses and trains depart twice an hour. And it is just as easy to travel between Uppsala and Stockholm.

We highly recommend that you, if possible, to consider traveling to Uppsala by train.

You can find options for your travel within Europe to Uppsala on this website – www.goeuro.com

From Arlanda airport to Uppsala

Bus

Yellow bus parked outside building. Photo.

Bus 801 runs between Arlanda and central Uppsala throughout the day. The journey takes approx. 45 minutes.

You can purchase tickets with a credit card on the bus, but cash is not accepted. There are also vending machines at Arlanda airport terminals 2, 4 and 5 where you can purchase a one way ticket (credit cards only). There is a small price reduction when buying tickets from the vending machines compared to onboard the bus.

Visit http://www.ul.se/en/ to see time tables and ticket fares

TrainFront of a train passing a platform with people waiting. Photo.

Trains leave Arlanda Airport for Uppsala Central Station directly from Sky City next to Terminal 5. The journey time is approx. 20 minutes.

Tickets may be purchased at the ticket desk in Sky City, or online in advance. Please note that both local commuter trains (SL/UL), and national long distance trains (SJ) operates the distance Arlanda airport – Uppsala. Make sure to enter the correct train, the tickets are not compatible on both train companies.

 

TaxiA car marked Uppsala Taxi parked in front of the silhouette of Uppsala Cathedral. Photo.

Taxis leave from outside of the arrival hall. The journey time to Uppsala is about 30-35 minutes. Free price setting applies to taxi rides in Sweden since the taxi market is deregulated. Choose the company and car that best suits you, you do not need to take the car that is first in line.

Make sure to ask the driver for a fixed price in advance. You can pay by credit card or by cash. The maximum fixed price to one address in Uppsala for a car 1-4 persons should be SEK 695.

Link to taxi information at Arlanda airport website

We recommend Uppsala Taxi. You can pre-book a taxi on the uppsalataxi.se website: Uppsala Taxi – Online reservation

From other locations

Bromma Stockholm Airport

Bromma Stockholm Airport is located 9 km west of Stockholm Central Station and 70 km south of Uppsala. The Flygbussarna Airport coaches operates to and from the airport and Stockholm City Bus Terminal, next to the Stockholm Central Station. The journey to Stockholm city takes about 20 minutes, depending on traffic.
For continued train journey to Uppsala, please see tab Stockholm Central station.

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).
  • Ticket: you can buy your ticket from the ticket-vending machines or on-line on the flygbussarna.se website. E-ticket purchased on-line is valid for 12 months from the purchase date.
  • Airport coaches website https://www.flygbussarna.se/en/bromma

Stockholm – Skavsta Airport

Stockholm – Skavsta Airport is located 110 km south of Stockholm Central Station 177 km south of Uppsala in the City of Nyköping. The Flygbussarna Airport coaches operates to and from the airport and the Stockholm City Bus Terminal, next to the Stockholm Central Station. The journey to Stockholm takes about 80 minutes, depending on traffic.
For continued train journey to Uppsala, please see tab Stockholm Central station.

  • Frequency: about 30 minutes after every flight arrival. The bus waits for delayed flights.
    Timetable online at www.flygbussarna.se
  • Cost: SEK 149 (approximately EUR 16) single ticket, SEK 259 (approximately EUR 28)
    round trip.
  • Ticket: you can 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.

Stockholm Central Station to Uppsala Central Station

  • Frequency: three trains per hour from 6 am to 11 pm.
  • Journey time: 40 minutes.
  • Cost: about SEK 90-185 (approximately EUR 10-19).
  • Tickets can be bought from a ticket desk in the main hall of the station or from a ticket-vending machine on the platform.

Please note that both local commuter trains (SL/UL), and national long distance trains (SJ) operates the distance Arlanda airport – Uppsala. Make sure to enter the correct train, the tickets are not compatible on both train companies.

Contact us

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E-mail: scandlas2023@akademikonferens.se

Switchboard: +46 18 67 10 03

PO Box 7059
750 07 Uppsala, Sweden