Stockholm Arlanda Airport

  • Trusted Choice
  • Secure Booking
Cancellation Protection
Illness incl. COVID-19
Refundable Booking
Mechanical Breakdown
Terms and conditions
Trusted Choice
Rated 4.5 Stars. Based on 3,581 service ratings over the past year
Dedicated customer service team on hand to help
Secure payments
Over 600 Airlines
Safe and Secure

About Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Stockholm Arlanda Airport at night

Stockholm Arlanda Airport is a major airport in Sweden's capital, Stockholm and the main gateway into the country. Arlanda Airport facilitates international flights across Europe, Asia, North America and parts of Africa, as well as domestic flights within Sweden.

The airport is a primary hub for TUI fly Nordic and a secondary hub for both Norwegian Air and Scandinavian Airlines.

Arlanda Airport opened for commercial flights in 1960. It's one of two airports in Stockholm, alongside Stockholm–Bromma, which is much smaller and less busy than Arlanda.

What is the airport code for Arlanda Airport?

The airport code for Stockholm Arlanda Airport is ARN.

Airport Location

Stockholm Arlanda Airport is located north of Stockholm's city centre (Old Town). It usually takes around 40 minutes to drive to the airport from the city centre. However, it can take longer at busier times.


San Antonio Airport Flight Monitors

Stockholm Arlanda Airport has a range of facilities spread across its four terminals, including a selection of airport lounges.

Facilities Include:

  • WIFI
  • Shopping
  • Dining
  • Passenger assistance
  • Baby care facilities
  • Children's play area
  • Gym and sauna
  • Luggage storage
  • Luggage wrapping
  • Medical services
  • Charging stations
  • ATMs
  • Currency exchange
  • Chapel
  • Showers
  • Spa
  • Smoking area
  • Car rental
  • Parking facilities

Lounges by terminal:

Terminal 2

Aurora Executive Lounge
  • Free premium food
  • Free snacks
  • Free bar
  • WIFI
  • Internet terminals
  • Flight monitors
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Conference rooms (at a fee)

*Available for passengers departing from Terminal 2 and arriving at Terminal 2 on Schengen flights*

Terminal 4

SAS Domestic Lounge
  • Free snacks
  • Free beer and wine
  • WIFI
  • Internet terminals
  • Flight monitors
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • TV screens

*Only available for passengers on domestic flights within Sweden*

Terminal 5

Menzies Executive Lounge
  • Free premium food
  • Free snacks
  • Free bar
  • WIFI
  • Flight monitors
  • TV screens
  • Newspapers and magazines

Norrsken Lounge
  • Free premium food
  • Free snacks
  • Free beer and wine
  • WIFI
  • Flight monitors
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • TV screens

*Only available for passengers travelling through Terminal 5 on a Schengen flight*

Pontus in the Air (American Express Lounge)
  • Free premium food
  • Free snacks
  • WIFI
  • Flight monitors
  • Beer and wine (available to purchase)
  • Spirits (available to purchase)

Swedavia Stockholm Arlanda Airport Lounge
  • Free premium food
  • Free snacks
  • Free beer and wine
  • WIFI
  • TV screens
  • Children's area
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Smoking area
  • Conference rooms (at a fee)

SAS Gold Lounge
  • Free premium food
  • Free snacks
  • Free bar
  • WIFI
  • Flight monitors
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • TV screens
  • Showers
  • Internet terminals

SAS Lounge
  • Free premium food
  • Free snacks
  • Free bar
  • WIFI
  • Flight monitors
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • TV screens
  • Showers
  • Internet terminals
  • Children's area

Book Lounge Passes for Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Did you know that you can buy lounge passes for Arlanda Airport with Alternative Airlines? You can purchase them for Aurora - Executive Lounge by Menzies, Stockholm - Arlanda Lounge, Menzies Executive Lounge, and Norrsken Lounge.


Runway with planes on lined up
Direction Length (m) Surface
01L/19R 3,301 Asphalt
01R/19L 2,500 Asphalt
08/26 2,500 Asphalt

There are no preferred runways at Arlanda Airport. There are usually only two runways used at one time, which results in one being inactive. Which runways are active and inactive at any given time entirely depends on the strength and direction of the wind.


There are four terminals at Stockholm Arlanda Airport, each numbered 2–5, as a result of Terminal 1 no longer existing.

Terminal 2

Terminal 2, which is south of the airport, is one of two international terminals. The terminal is exclusively used for international flights on carriers such as Aeroflot, British Airways, easyJet, Iberia and intercontinental flights on United Airlines.

The terminal was one of the smaller terminals at the airport until 2013 when it was expanded with an additional floor level.

Terminal 3

Terminal 3 is a regional domestic terminal. It mainly facilitates flights from airlines flying short domestic flights around Sweden, such as Nordica, Air Leap and NyxAir, as well as LOT Polish Airlines.

Terminal 4

Terminal 4 is a domestic terminal that is used by both Norwegian and SAS Scandinavian Airlines. The terminal is located in the south of the airport.

Terminal 5

Terminal 5 is the largest and newest terminal at the airport. The airport is used exclusively for international flights, with airlines such as UIA, Wings of Lebanon, Qatar Airways and Icelandair flying to/from the airport.

Airlines that fly to Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Here's a list of all the airlines that currently used Stockholm Arlanda Airport.

Aegean Airlines Greece
Aeroflot Russia
Air Arabia Maroc Morocco
airBaltic Latvia
Air China China
Air Europa Spain
Air France France
Air India India
Air Leap Sweden
Air Serbia Serbia
Alitalia Italy
AtlasGlobal Turkey
Austrian Airlines Austria
Belavia Belarus
Blue Air Romania
British Airways UK
China Eastern Airlines China
Corendon Airlines Europe Malta
Croatia Airlines Croatia
Czech Airlines Czech Republic
Direktflg Sweden
easyJet UK
easyJet Switzerland Switzerland
Emirates UAE
Ethiopian Airlines Ethiopia
Eurowings Germany
Finnair Finland
FlyErbill Iraq
Great Dane Airlines Denmark
Iberia Spain
Icelandair Iceland
Iran Air Iran
Iraqi Airways Iraq
Jet Time Denmark
KLM Amsterdam
LOT Polish Airlines Poland
Lufthansa Germany
Nordica Germany
Norwegian Norway
Nouvelair Tunisia
Novair Sweden
Qatar Airways Qatar
Pegasus Airlines Turkey
Royal Air Maroc Morocco
S7 Airlines Russia
Scandinavian Airlines Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Singapore Airlines Singapore
Smartwings Czech Republic
Sparrow Aviation Sweden
SunExpress Turkey
SWISS Switzerland
TAP Air Portugal Portugal
TAROM Romania
Thai Airways Thailand
Transavia Netherlands
TUI Airways UK
Tui fly Nordic Sweden
Turkish Airlines Turkey
Ukraine International Airlines Ukraine
United Airlines USA
Vueling Spain

Viking Airlines was also previously based at the airport, before ceasing operations.

Top Destinations

Top Domestic Routes

Rank Destination Passengers Airlines
1 Luleå 1,071,898 Norwegian, Scandinavian Airlines
2 Gothenburg 905,538 Norwegian, Scandinavian Airlines
3 Umeå 720,961 Norwegian, Scandinavian Airlines
4 Malmö 633,853 Norwegian, Scandinavian Airlines
5 Skellefteå 381,548 Scandinavian Airlines

Top International Routes

Rank Destination Passengers Airlines
1 London, UK (LGW, LHR, LTN) 1,520,311 British Airways, easyJet, Norwegian, Scandinavian Airlines
2 Denmark, Copenhagen 1,512,428 Norwegian, Scandinavian Airlines
3 Norway, Portugal 1,402,599 Air Leap, Ethiopian Airlines, Norwegian
4 Finland, Helsinki 1,276,759 Finnair, Norwegian, Scandinavian Airlines
5 The Netherlands, Amsterdam 856, 725 KLM, Norwegian, Scandinavian Airlines

How to get to Stockholm Arlanda Airport

By driving

Parking facilities and car rental are available at the airport.

If driving from Stockholm city centre, take the E4 (north) and follow the signs directing you to the airport.

If driving from Uppsala, take the E4 (south) and follow the signs directing you to the airport.

By bus

SL operates bus routes 592 and 593 from Stockholm Central Station to Arlanda Airport. The buses run once every four hours.

Flygbussarna also runs a more regular bus from Stockholm Central to each of the airport's terminals.

By train

The Arlanda Express runs to Stockholm Central Station every 15 minutes and costs 280 SEK one-way and 540 SEK return.

There are cheaper commuter trains, but they will take longer.

By taxi

Taxis are readily available to book online or via the phone. Ask the person(s) in charge of your accommodation to pre-book the taxi for you or recommend a taxi company.

Alternative Airlines
Trustpilot Rating