Information & Facts
Taxis are available directly outside all terminals at the
airport. Most taxi companies offer a fixed rate of 435kr for the
trip to the city centre, which should take about half an hour.
There are several parking areas adjoining each terminal with
different price categories, whether it be short term, long term,
indoor in multi-storey parkades, or outdoors.
Car rental companies represented at the airport include Avis,
Europcar and Hertz.
For those travelling to and from the airport there are many
alternative modes of transport including high-speed trains (Arlanda
Express) and airport coaches/buses (Flygbussarna), as well as
commuter and long-distance trains. Long-distance SJ trains leave
from Arlanda Central Station, where the SJ railway company offers
long-distance train tickets and schedule information. The Arlanda
Express train to Stockholm Central station runs every 15 minutes
between 5.35am and 11.35pm daily (200kr). Buses go to the city
every 10 minutes between 6.40am and 11.05pm each day, taking 40
minutes to make the journey (90kr). Taxis and rental cars are also
Tel: +46 (0)8 797 6000 or 797 6100.
The airport is well supplied with banks, bureaux de change,
ATMs, restaurants, bars and shops. The SkyCity centre inside the
airport complex provides every conceivable amenity for travellers,
including a luxury hotel and health club. All the terminals have
lounge areas with power points for recharging mobile phones and
Swedish is the main language, with Lapp being spoken by
the Sami population in the north. Most Swedes speak and understand
English. Many also speak German and French.
The Swedish monetary unit is the Kronor/Krona or Crown (SEK),
which is divided into 100 öre. Banks exchange money during business
hours from Monday to Friday. At other times money can be changed at
airports, ferry terminals, post offices and Forex exchange offices,
which are open daily. There are numerous ATMs throughout the
country, most of which accept MasterCard and Visa. Travellers
cheques and most major credit cards are widely accepted for payment
GMT +1 (GMT +2 from the last Sunday in March to the last
Sunday in October).