A smoother start to your journey
Will you be flying soon from Stockholm Arlanda? We've collected some of our best tips here for a smoother start to your journey.
8 quick tips – follow our checklist
1. Check your passport – read more about passports here.
2. Which terminal are you flying from? A list of our airlines and terminals.
3. How big can your hand baggage be? Check with your airline.
4. Check in at home – save your boarding card on your mobile or print it out when you get to the airport
5. If you're taking your car – pre-book your parking here to get a guaranteed space
6. Get real-time updates on your departure via Messenger.
7. Download Swedavia's app – you can save your flight here and quickly see if there are any changes. App Store or Google Play
8. Arrive well in advance – see what your airline recommends.
Do you know Swea?
Say hello to Swea, our digital airport assistant, who provides you with real-time flight updates, information about shopping, restaurants and services. Swea also answers questions about your stay at the airport.
Frequently asked questions
Yes, if you arrive at Terminal 4 and your connecting flight leaves from Terminal 2 or 5 and if your baggage has been checked to your final destination, then you can take the transfer bus. In that case, you do not need to go through security screening again.
You can see waiting times at the airport’s security checkpoints online and in Swedavia’s app before you travel to the airport. You can also see them on screens by the security checkpoint.
You can find play areas in Terminal 2, 3, 4 and 5 at Stockholm Arlanda Airport. The kids can play and burn off some energy here together with the bird Flajt before the start of their journey.
Special baggage is, for example, children’s strollers or pushchairs, golf bags, skis or bicycles but can also be backpacks with loose straps and bags that are either too big or too small.
Contact your airline or charter operator for exact measurements and rules.
Changing flights with our bus transfer
Are you landing in Terminal 4 and continuing on via Terminal 2 or Terminal 5? Is your baggage checked in to your final destination? Then you can take our bus transfer, which goes straight to your new terminal, without having to go through security screening again. The bus goes in only one direction.
Terminal 4 – Gate 30D
Monday-Friday 5:45 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Terminal 5, bus stop 11Y – Gates 11-24
Terminal 5, bus stop 10C – Gates 1-10
Terminal 5, bus stop F5 – Gates F26-F69
Terminal 2, bus stop 61C – Gates 62-87