Stockholms Län Transportation

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Stockholms Län Transportation

  • Public Transportation

    Stockholm Transportation

    Stockholm has an excellent public transport system, including the subway (T-Bana), buses, trams, and even boats. UPDATED Fares as of June 2014: SL has a complicated fare system involving "units" or "coupons." Travel within 1 zone (see a T-Bana Zone map to view the zones) requires the use of 2 "units," while travel among 2 and 3 zones costs 3 and...

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  • Tunnelbana (Underground)

    Stockholm Transportation

    Stockholm's underground railway is known as the T Bana,and runs over three lines.The trains are quick,clean and efficient,and not too overcrowded like some systems.The pricing works on a banding system,and can be a little difficult to work out.If you intend to make a few journeys it is better to purchase a multi journey ticket,which are also valid...

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  • Arlanda Express

    Stockholm Transportation

    This is the fastest and easiest way to get downtown from the airport. The signs in the airport to the train are very good and you can buy tickets using your credit card from automated machines in the airport. The trains typically run every 15 minutes typically, are spotless and even have a nursing room on board. As they reach speeds of almost 200...

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  • Central Station

    Stockholm Transportation

    In October 2013 I left Stockholm by train to Uppsala and returned on the same route. During the day the two cities are connected by at least one train per hour; at peak times even more. The trip took 38 minutes and a single ticket cost 108 SEK at the train station (SJ counter) or 84 SEK if bought online. I also used a suburban train from...

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  • Buses

    Stockholm Transportation

    At the beginning of June 2004 I left Stockholm from the City Terminalen by bus to Oslo in Norway. One of the main bus operators is Swebus, which offer trips to and from most bigger towns in Sweden and Scandinavia; including Oslo, Copenhagen, Malmo, Gothenburg, Nyköping and Uppsala. In 2004 my single ticket to Oslo cost 265 SEK, but much more...

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  • Boats

    Stockholm Transportation

    If you want to get from Djurgården to Skeppsholmen, be sure to take the "Djurgården 4" from the ferry dock. Like the other ferries, cost is SEK 30, SEK 20 for children and Seniors. SL 1 day, 3 day, 7 day and longer time cards/passes are valid. SL single (1 hour) cards, Stockholm Card, and Stockholm a la Carte are NOT valid.

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  • Trains

    Stockholm Transportation

    From Stockholm, the Connex railway offers transportation to Narvik, Norway via Boden and Kiruna. This train also stops right at the lovely Abisko National Park, north of the Arctic Circle. Through June 2013, there is one direct overnight train per day to Narvik from Stockholm (departing Stockholm at 5:58 PM), and another with a connection in Boden...

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  • Baltic Sea Ferries

    Stockholm Transportation

    We booked our tickets online, for a twin cabin with private en suite, buffet dinner and breakfast, No car. Cost about A$ 400. We collected our boarding passes (also acts as door key) and meal vouchers at the check in at the terminal in Stockholm. Friends dropped us at the terminal which was somewhat confusing as there were road works all round...

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  • Stockholm Card

    Stockholm Transportation

    There are two cards in Stockholm. One is the Stockholm card, managed by the Stockholm Visitors Board and the other is the SL travel card. Both are available for shorter time as well. The SL card is only a public transportation card, while the Stockholm Card also allows free entrance to 80 museums and other venues. The entrance to Skansen and Vasa...

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  • Flying

    Stockholm Transportation

    Many budget airlines, such as Ryanair and Wizzair use the airport Skavsta as their gateway to Stockholm. Skavsta is actually located near the city of Nyköping, approximately 100 km southwest of Stockholm. In October 2013 I flew for the first time of my life with Ryanair from Weeze in Germany to Skavsta. The price for the return flight of 82 Euro...

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  • Taxis

    Stockholm Transportation

    If u ask people who use UBER:s app and cant be ripped of as they always now the price before they book and always pay by card in there app and phone it explains alot why UBER taxi over the globe now in as short time has become the most populare and biggest transportation company , ofc something can be wrong with urv trip and u can alway evaluate...

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  • General Information

    Stockholm Transportation

    The Economist came up with the news yesterday what most people already know – that Sweden is generally safe, it’s capital is safe, and its roads are safe. They put the stress on planning as the key factor. Besides, Sweden is considered a rich country and can afford doing what it considers right for its people’s well-being, but poor countries have...

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  • Walking

    Stockholm Transportation

    Stockholm is very large city, but in general you can walk almost everywhere in the centre of Stockholm to most major sites, the old city, the centre and the nightlife area. Just have good shoes with you, the old streets are made of stones and not easy to walk with a high heels :)

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  • Sightseeing Tours

    Stockholm Transportation

    The Hop on Hop Off busses are great way to get around the city. Stockholm being on 14 Islands can be a lot to walk around so I found that by taking the Hop on and off bus first I really figured out what I wanted to see the most. The pass is good for 24 hours. It is double decker bus so nice for photos in good weather.

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  • Historic Tram Line

    Stockholm Transportation

    Going from Norrmalmstorg to Djurgarden you can use the museum tram line, Djurgardslinjen. On a normal public transportation pass you go by an old tram from the town out on the Djurgarden island. When you get to Djurgarden I would recommend a visit on Skansen and Grona Lund.

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  • Rental Car

    Stockholm Transportation

    Driving is generally not a good idea to do in Stockholm but sure, there are worse places. It is just that parking is terribly expensive and hard to find, and as I have mentioned in another tip, there is no ring road, so the infamous Essingeleden takes a lot of heavy E4 traffic right through the city even though much of it isn't even bound for...

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  • Hot Air Balloons

    Stockholm Transportation

    I can't speak from personal experience - only having viewed this from the ground - but there aren't many cities in the world you can get as close to in a Hot Air Balloon. There seems to be a huge number that float across at Sunset.

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