How to Reach Stockholm - The Easiest Way to Reach Stockholm


  • By Air: Arlanda airport is the major international airport in Stockholm and is well connected to major cities in Europe and United States of America.
  • By Rail: Copenhagen, oslo and Narvik are some of the international cities which are connected to Stockholm through rail network.  
  • By Boat: You can also get in Stockholm through waterways as the water network is quite extensive and it ranges upto Finland, Estonia and Helsinki.


  • By Rail: If you want to cover very large distances, and the city offers a rail network that is both extensive and efficient. The trains are modern and designed to stand all types of weather. Roads and motorways are free of traffic and are well maintained.
  • By Waterways:  The city’s islands, lakes and canals offer a network of vintage steamers, canal boats and ferries – small and large.
  • By Bus: There is an extensive bus network which will take you to the most popular destinations in Stockholm. The City Terminal is directly connected to the Stockholm Terminal and T Centralen Subway Station.

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Modes of Transportation in Stockholm

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Stockholm. The most preferred mode of transport in Stockholm is Train/Metro.

Average distance: 16.9 km Average time: 40.6 min

  • Train/Metro 37.5%
    Train 22.54 min Walking 6.29 min Waiting 4.29 min Bus 3.58 min Other 0.21 min Overall average time for 14.31 kms 36.92 min
  • Walking 14.06%
    Walking 39.22 min Train 5.33 min Other 2.22 min Bike 2.22 min Driving 1.33 min Waiting 1 min Overall average time for 4.33 kms 51.33 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 12.5%
    Bus 23.75 min Train 10.63 min Walking 6.88 min Waiting 3.88 min Tram 2.5 min Overall average time for 19.75 kms 47.63 min
  • Tram/Streetcar 1.56%
    Tram 9 min Bus 7 min Walking 5 min Waiting 5 min Overall average time for 5 kms 26 min
  • Car 18.75%
    Driving 38.75 min Walking 1.42 min Overall average time for 31.83 kms 40.17 min
  • Bike 14.06%
    Bike 33.67 min Walking 0.22 min Overall average time for 11.56 kms 33.89 min
  • Motorbike 1.56%
    Motorbike 32 min Walking 5 min Overall average time for 32 kms 37 min

How to Reach Stockholm from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Johanneshov to Stockholm 3.55 km 3 mins
Enskede-Årsta-vantör to Stockholm 3.87 km 3 mins
Solna to Stockholm 8.2 km 8 mins
Älvsjö to Stockholm 9.17 km 9 mins
Lidingö to Stockholm 9.87 km 9 mins
Hägersten to Stockholm 11.74 km 11 mins
Täby to Stockholm 11.9 km 11 mins
Sundbyberg to Stockholm 12.04 km 12 mins
Huddinge to Stockholm 13.74 km 13 mins
Bromma to Stockholm 14.45 km 14 mins
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