Your arrival in Uppsala
When to arrive
The official start date of the autumn semester is Monday 2 September 2019. If you do not expect to arrive by the start of the semester please inform your contact person immediately.
The closest airport to Uppsala is Stockholm Arlanda, situated approximately 35km south of the city. Public transport runs between Uppsala and Arlanda frequently, and includes buses, trains and taxis. Depending on the mode of transport you use, it will take between 20 and 45 minutes to travel from Arlanda to Uppsala.
If you would like to take the train from Arlanda to Uppsala, you can purchase tickets from SJ's website or at the tourist information and train ticket office at the airport. Taking the train will likely be the fastest way for you to travel. Tickets will cost approximately SEK 175 - 210. For more information, please visit SJ's website or UL's website.
You can also take bus number 801 from Arlanda to Uppsala, and will cost you approximately SEK 100. Tickets can be purchased at the Arlanda Visitor Centre located in Terminal 5, or at information desks in Terminal 2 and Terminal 4. Alternatively, tickets can be purchased on board (please note that only card payment is accepted on board). For more information, please visit UL's website.
Uppsala Taxi offers a fixed price for passengers travelling from Arlanda to Uppsala. They charge approximately SEK 500. You can find a variety of different taxi companies in the taxi area outside of the airport.
You can also consult the Arlanda Airport homepage for more information: Stockholm Arlanda Airport.
Arrival in Visby
Are you going to study at Campus Gotland in Visby? Please find out more about the welcome programme in Visby and how to travel to the island.