How to get to Sundsvall

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Sundsvall is located in the geographical middle of Sweden, about 375 km north of Stockholm. Stockholm Arlanda is the main international airport in Sweden and from there, you can get to Sundsvall either by flying to Sundsvall-Timrå Airport or take the high-speed train to Sundsvall Central Station.

Fly to Sundsvall

It takes around 50 minutes to fly from Stockholm to Sundsvall. The airport (Sundsvall-Timrå Airport) is however located outside of Sundsvall and you will need to take a 20 minute taxi ride to get into the city. Hence, it is recommended to pre-book taxi transfer.

The flights between Sundsvall and Stockholm Arlanda are primarily operated by Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) https://www.flysas.com/en/.

To pre book taxi transfer, we recommend using the shared taxi service by Flygtaxi http://www.flygtaxi.se/en/.

Take the train to Sundsvall

It is also quite easy to travel by direct high-speed train from Stockholm Arlanda Aiport to Sundsvall Central Station. The travel time from Stockholm is around 3 hours with the high-speed trains and the train station (Arlanda C) is located inside Stockholm Arlanda airport. When you arrive in Sundsvall, you arrive within walking distance from the conference hotel and the city center. The main train operator in Sweden is SJ https://www.sj.se/en/home.html.

 Other options getting to Sundsvall

There are other train options than the direct high speed train. For example, using the SJ regional trains and X-trafik http://xtrafik.se/ regional trains (about 4 hours). Another option is to take the bus Y-buss https://www.ybuss.se/ which takes about 5 hours. You can also rent a car at Stockholm Arlanda airport and drive to Sundsvall, which takes about 4 hours on the E4 highway. Finally, you can fly to Sundsvall by landing and exchanging flights in the smaller Stockholm Bromma Airport instead of Stockholm Arlanda. The main operator that flies via Stockholm Bromma is BRA flyg https://www.flygbra.se/home

Local travel in Sundsvall

Sundsvall is well connected with city bus lines and there are many taxi companies. The city bus lines are operated by Din Tur http://www.dintur.se/. The city bus lines runs regularly every 10 minutes during daytime. However, you can only pay with credit or debit cards on the city buses. The city center is well adapted for walking and there are many hotels and restaurants within walking distance of the conference venue.

These are the major taxi companies in Sundsvall:

  • Taxi Sundsvall (Sverigetaxi): +4660-19 90 00
  • Taxi Kurir Sundsvall: +4660-150 000
  • Taxi Drakstaden: +4660-12 34 56
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