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: 18.76 km Average time: 39.44 min

  • Train/Metro 44.44%
    Train 23.55 min Walking 6.65 min Waiting 4.9 min Bus 4.75 min Other 0.25 min Overall average time for 14.72 kms 40.1 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 15.56%
    Bus 25 min Train 12.14 min Walking 6.43 min Waiting 4.14 min Tram 2.86 min Overall average time for 21.86 kms 50.57 min
  • Walking 6.67%
    Walking 21.67 min Train 3.33 min Waiting 1.67 min Overall average time for 3.67 kms 26.67 min
  • Motorbike 2.22%
    Motorbike 32 min Walking 5 min Overall average time for 32 kms 37 min
  • Car 20%
    Driving 37.44 min Walking 1.11 min Overall average time for 34.33 kms 38.56 min
  • Bike 8.89%
    Bike 31.75 min Walking 0.5 min Overall average time for 10 kms 32.25 min
  • Tram/Streetcar 2.22%
    Tram 9 min Bus 7 min Walking 5 min Waiting 5 min Overall average time for 5 kms 26 min
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