Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Here you can find all the information you need about Stockholm Arlanda Airport. Stockholm Arlanda is Sweden’s largest airport, and is a hub connecting Stockholm and other Swedish cities, as well as the rest of the world.

When does Arlanda open?

Stockholm Arlanda Airport is open 24 hours, but temporary changes may occur that affect the opening hours of stores and restaurants. This can also have an effect on which terminals that are open. For updated information, please see Swedavia’s website. The opening hours also apply to the security controls at Arlanda.

Arlanda’s terminals

There are four terminals at Stockholm Arlanda Airport: Terminals 2 and 3, Terminal 4 and Terminal 5. SkyCity is located between Terminals 4 and 5. This is where you will find stores, restaurants and hotels. You can use Arlanda express free of charge to transfer between Terminals 4 and 5. From Stockholm Arlanda Airport, there is an offering of about 107 direct routes, of which 87 are international and 20 are domestic. In addition to the direct routes, there are also many charter destinations.

Baggage lockers of several sizes are located in Terminals 2, 4, 5 and in SkyCity. Some are specially adapted for such baggage as golf bags or skis.

Arlanda express stops immediately under all terminals

There are two stations at Stockholm Arlanda Airport: Arlanda South and Arlanda North.  

  • Arlanda South:

    Terminals 2, 3 and 4

  • Arlanda North:

    Terminal 5

Both stations are immediately under the terminals. A short trip in the lift or on the escalator and you’re there!

Here you can plan your journey with Arlanda express to Stockholm Central Station.

Which terminal does my airline use?

Check Swedavia’s website for current information on all airlines and terminals.

How early do I need to be at Arlanda to make my flight?

Swedavia recommends being at the airport when check-in opens. You can find information about your departure on Swedavia’s website.

Checking in at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

There are check-in kiosks in all of the terminals at Arlanda. You can use these to check in and print your baggage tags. However, remember that certain airlines do not use self check-in. Check with your airline which check-in process applies for you.

Everything under one roof

Everything at Stockholm Arlanda Airport is under one roof, so you won’t need to take out your umbrella to move between the terminals. But it’s always a good idea to be prepared for rain when visiting Stockholm. As the old Scandinavian saying goes: There’s no such thing as bad weather, only unsuitable clothing.

Facts about Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Stockholm Arlanda Airport is Sweden’s largest airport. More than 40 airlines are present here, flying to more than 150 destinations. Stockholm Arlanda Airport connects Stockholm with the world. 

  • Number of terminals: four –

    Terminals 2 and 3, Terminal 4 and Terminal 5

  • Number of employees at Stockholm Arlanda Airport: 17,000. 

  • Distance between Stockholm Arlanda Airport and Stockholm Central Station: 40 kilometres. 

  • Travel time between Stockholm Arlanda Airport and Stockholm Central Station: 18 minutes on Arlanda express.

  • Click here for a map over Stockholm Arlanda.

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