Transportation to and from Stockholm Skavsta Airport


What is the distance from Stockholm Skavsta Airport to the centre of Stockholm?

The distance between Stockholm Skavsta Airport and the city centre is 106 kilometres / 65.9 miles, which in effect turns out to be a considerable extension of your journey. By car it takes around 1 hour and 10 minutes to cover the distance.

From NYO Airport to Stockholm City centre by Car
106 km

Public transport

Bus to Nyköping and train to Stockholm

To get to Sweden’s capital by public transport, you must travel by both bus and train. The first step is bus number 515 to the railway station of Nyköping, the second step is the SJ Regional train from Nyköping C to Stockholm C. For the trip to Stockholm you can buy a combined ticket (bus and train) through the website of the Swedish Railways. In general, the price is lower if you book early. Buying a combined ticket one month in advance will cost you about 130 SEK for 2nd class, while the same ticket is priced at approximately 170 SEK if bought one day in advance.

It is also possible to buy two separate tickets at the airport (bus) and Nyköping C (train), yet this is more expensive. A bus ticket can be purchased at the Pressbyrån store located at the airport for 32 SEK, students up to 20 years and seniors from 65 years pay less. The total journey including one change takes 1 hour and 45 minutes, most of the time you’re in the comfortable Swedish train. The train runs once per hour, so it is advisable to check the timetable beforehand. Please consult timetable bus number 515 and website Swedish Railways (Skavsta flygplats – Stockholm Central) for more information.

Top 5 things to do in Stockholm

1. Old Town Gamla Stan and Stockholm Palace, book a city tour!
2. Stockholm City Hall
3. Museums: Vasa Museum, ABBA The Museum, open-air museum Skansen
4. Boat trip through the Stockholm archipelago
5. Royal Domain of Drottningholm, 12 km from the city centre

Bus services

Flygbussarna to Stockholm

Another possibility is the bus of Flygbussarna. This bus runs between Stockholm Skavsta Airport and the bus station Stockholm Cityterminalen, next to Stockholm Central Station. About half an hour after the arrival of each flight a direct bus leaves in the direction of Stockholm. Travel time is 1 hour and 20 minutes.

Flygbussarna tickets
Tickets are available from the Flygbussarna ticket desks and ticket vending machines at the airport and Stockholm Cityterminalen. However, is the easiest and cheapest to buy tickets online. Up to two children below 8 years of age can travel for free if accompanied by an adult. Please consult website and timetable Flygbussarna for more information.

Prices Single Return
Adults 159 SEK 285 SEK
Youth, 8 up to 17 years 135 SEK 245 SEK


Stockholm Red Hop-on Hop-off Boat Tour Ticket

SEK 268

Experience the beauty of Stockholm by sea! With your ticket you can hop off and back on the tour boat at any of its stops as often as you like. You’ll see the Royal Palace, the Vasa Museum, Old Town, and many other highlights.

Stockholm: Red Sightseeing Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus

SEK 343

Discover the beautiful city of Stockholm at your own pace with a 24-hour ticket to the open-air double-decker bus. Hop on and off as much as you like at any of the 20 conveniently located stops around the city.

ABBA The Museum: Entrance Ticket

SEK 250

ABBA The Museum is no ordinary museum. Here you will get to walk in the footsteps of ABBA, the world’s most successful pop group, and become the 5th member.


Stockholm Archipelago Cruise with Guide

SEK 320

Climb aboard a classic archipelago ship and cruise the waterways of Stockholm on a 2.5-hour sightseeing tour. Experience the untouched nature of the city's unique archipelago.

Wildlife Safari in Stockholm

SEK 1290

Take a trip into rural Sweden as the sun sets and see moose, wild boar, and roe deer just 20 minutes from Stockholm city center. You’ll enjoy a short hike in the forest as well as a traditional Swedish midsummer meal on this unique 4-hour excursion.

Kayaking Day in the Archipelago

SEK 1690

Embark on a day-long kayak trip to explore the Stockholm Archipelago. You’ll paddle at an easy tempo with your guide among thousands of uninhabited islands, discover the area’s wildlife, and enjoy a tasty lunch in the wilderness.

Tours and transport

Stockholm: 2-Hour Under the Bridges Boat Tour

SEK 320

Admire the top sights of Stockholm from the water on a cruise that takes you under bridges and by the city’s main landmarks. Enjoy recorded commentary in your choice of 10 languages as you sail on both the Baltic Sea and the Lake Mälaren.

Stockholm Old Town Walking Tour

SEK 270

Experience early life in Stockholm on this exciting walking tour of the historic Old Town. Listen to colorful stories and legends as you pass historic landmarks and regal palaces.

Stockholm: Old Town, Djurgården Island & Vasa Museum

SEK 700

Discover why Stockholm is famed for its historic charm and natural beauty on a tour of its must-see sights. Explore the Old Town and enjoy skip-the-line entry to the Vasa Museum. If you like, take the ferry over to beautiful island of Djurgården.


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