Transfer Options from Skavsta Airport to City of Stockholm

Stockholm Skavsta Airport is a small international airport located just over 100 kilometres from Stockholm city centre. The airport offers two main means of transportation to the city of Stockholm. The first and most expensive method is a taxi transfer, while the second and cheaper way is public transport. Taxi rides cost €160 (1700SEK) and the trip should take around 1 hour and 15 minutes. On the other hand, one way bus tickets cost €13 (139SEK) and the trip lasts approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Stockholm at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.

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Comparison of the options

PRICE FOR 2PASSENGERS
OPTION PRICE DURATION AVAILABILITY
Taxi €160 75min 24/7
Welcome Pickups €240 75min 24/7 Book
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Bus €26 90min 08:25–23:30

How to get from Skavsta Airport to Stockholm city centre by taxi

Taxi companies in Sweden normally utilise metered vehicles for their services. However, airport taxis offer rides at fixed rates to attract travellers. Your journey with a Skavsta airport taxi will last around 1 hour and 15 minutes. However, the average price for a taxi to Stockholm city is €160 (1700SEK). Taxi vehicles can easily be recognised by their standard black and yellow taxi sign on their roof.

Taxi fare from Skavsta airport to Stockholm city centre

Swedish taxi vehicles usually charge trips through taximeters. However, in order to keep things simple, taxi companies tend to offer fixed price rates and deals from Skavsta and other airports. Regardless of the operating company, a taxi transfer from Skavsta airport to Stockholm is going to be expensive, around €160 (1700SEK).

Convenience

Unfortunately, the trip from Skavsta airport to Stockholm is always expensive regardless of the operating company. The most efficient way to use this method of transport is to prebook a minivan taxi that can fit up to 7 people and share the price. Other than that, a private taxi transfer is always the safest and most comfortable option.

Editor’s Note

Depending on whether or not you prebook a taxi in advance, Stockholm Skavsta Airport provides a tolled barrier after which taxis can line up; prebooked to the left and non prebooked to the right.

Useful Tips

Always try to get a group transfer for such long distances, in order to split the overall cost.
Do not forget to ensure that your hired taxi driver can accept your payment method, whether it's debit / credit or cash in Euros.

How to get from Skavsta Airport to Stockholm city centre by bus

The only direct bus service from Skavsta airport to Stockholm city is offered by Flybussarna coaches. The network operates on a daily basis from 08:25 to 23:35. Trips to Stockholm last 90 minutes at most and regular tickets cost €13 (139SEK).

How much is the bus from Skavsta airport to city centre?

Depending on traveller's age and trip condition, ticket prices include: Adult, single at €13 (139 SEK), Adult, round trip at €26 (278 SEK), Youth, single (8-17 years) at €11 (119 SEK) and Youth, round trip (8-17 years) at €22 (238 SEK).

Cost

€13 (139SEK)

Trip Duration

1 Hour 30 Minutes

Waiting time for the Flygbussarna Bus is 1 to 2 hours depending on the time of the day.

Convenience
Safety
Value for Money

The Flygbussarna airport bus is available from 08:25 until 23:35.

Where do I get it from?

The bus stop for Flygbussarna coaches is located on the right side of the short term parking area. It can be easily spotted right across the arrivals taxi rank.

Convenience

A bus connection from Skavsta airport to Stockholm city is relatively practical depending on the waiting time at the airport. Moreover, low ticket prices allow travellers to make the journey for a fraction of a taxi fare; without compromising travel time.

Editor’s Note

You can buy your ticket on the Flygbussarna website or in the app for a considerable discount. Otherwise, electronic ticket machines at the airport or the bus driver are the alternative options.

Useful Tips

Waiting time at the stations should not be a big problem, since the bus company always tries to adjust its departures with the airport's arrivals.

Welcome Pickups transfer

Welcome Pickups

Book a trained, English-speaking taxi driver to pick you up at the same price as a regular cab from the line

If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Stockholm. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.

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Hand-picked english-speaking drivers

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Prices

DAYTIME
€240
NIGHTTIME
€240
Same price as a regular taxi from the line

PRICES FOR

Sedan Car

4 pax, 4 pieces of luggage

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Frequently asked questions

How much is a taxi from Skavsta Airport to Stockholm city centre?

The average fixed taxi fare from Skavsta Airport to Stockholm is €160 (1700SEK). Factors, such as the time of the day and traffic do not affect the taxi fares.

How much is a bus ticket from Skavsta Airport to Stockholm city centre?

Regular one way bus tickets cost €13 (139SEK) for adults. Tickets can be purchased online, at the airport ticket counter or directly from the bus driver.

How far is it from Skavsta Airport to the city center of Stockholm?

The total distance from Skavsta Airport to Stockholm city centre is 106 km. The total trip by car usually takes around 75 minutes.

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