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Overview - Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Stockholm Arlanda Airport (IATA: ARN; ICAO: ESSA) serves the cities of Stockholm and Uppsala.


Service to the city is provided through Arlanda North (Arlanda Norra), Arlanda Central, and Arlanda South (Arlanda Södra) stations, located on-site.

External Services

External services to Stockholm and Uppsala are provided through Regional and Intercity Rail.

Regional Rail - Stockholm Commuter Rail

The Stockholm Commuter Rail (Pendeltåg) serves the airport through Arlanda Central station on the Arlanda Line, located between Terminals 4 and 5. This station was opened in 2000 and Stockholm Commuter Rail service began December 9, 2012. A single service, Line 40, operates through this station. As of July 2022, 2 trains operate an hour to the city center (Stockholm City) on weekdays off peak.

Regional Rail - Arlanda Express

Arlanda Express

Arlanda Express. Source: Wikimedia (July 22, 2010, Arlanda Express)/CC-BY-SA-2.0

The Arlanda Express serves the airport through Arlanda North (Arlanda Norra) station and Arlanda South (Arlanda Södra) station on the Arlanda Line, located at Terminals 2, 3, and 4 (South) and Terminal 5 (north). These stations were opened in November 25, 1999. A single service, the Arlanda Express, operates through these stations. As of July 2022, 4 trains operate an hour to the city center (Stockholm Central) on weekdays off peak. Service operates nonstop between the airport and Stockholm Central.

Intercity Rail

Arlanda Central Station

Arlanda Central Station. Source: Wikimedia (May 10, 2018, AleWi)/CC-BY-SA-4.0

SJ serves the airport through Arlanda Central station on the Arlanda Line, located between Terminals 4 and 5. This station was opened in 2000. Multiple services operate through this station. Due to the sheer number of services and service patterns, we are unable to document them here.

Connector Services

Stockholm Arlanda Airport has no connector service.

Internal Services

Stockholm Arlanda Airport has no internal service.

References & Helpful Links

Airport Website (English) | Airport Website (Swedish)

Stockholm Commuter Rail (Pendeltåg) Website (English) | Stockholm Commuter Rail (Pendeltåg) Website (Swedish)

Arlanda Express Website (English) | Arlanda Express Website (Swedish)

SJ Website (Swedish)


External Citations


Last Updated: Jul 25, 2022