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
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
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.
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.
|Adults||159 SEK||285 SEK|
|Youth, 8 up to 17 years||135 SEK||245 SEK|
Tours and transport
Stockholm: Old Town, Djurgården Island & Vasa Museum
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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