Top 10 Stories On The Stockholm Cruise Blog

What are visitors looking for when they come to the Stockholm Cruise Blog? Directions and direction apparently. By directions, we mean it’s clear that visitors are looking for how to between the airport, city, hotel and ship. By direction, we mean that visitors are coming to us for advice on what to see and do. […]

Getting To Frihamnen In Two Easy Steps

There are those who argue that one of the most fascinating aspects of traveling is to get to know a destination beyond the tourist areas. If your cruise ship docks at Frihamnen, the chance is yours to see a glimpse of Stockholm that visitors otherwise do not put focus on. There’s a reason for that, […]

Arriving Arlanda Airport & Getting To The City Center

On June 27, 2012, in Airport, Arlanda Airport, Arlanda Express, Basics, Flygbussarna, Taxi, by Ralph Grizzle

I’ve covered getting around in Stockholm, and getting between Arlanda airport and the city center, extensively here on the Stockholm Cruise Blog. A few weeks ago when my daughter came to spend a week with me in Stockholm we put my advice to the test. We traveled to the city center by Arlanda Express, which […]

Six Things You Need to Know about Stockholm Central Station

On August 26, 2011, in Arlanda Express, Basics, Flygbussarna, Stockholm Central Station, by Aaron Saunders

If you are arriving in Stockholm by plane, chances are your journey will take you through Stockholm Central Station. The largest railway station in Sweden, Stockholm Central Station is the termination point of the Arlanda Express and a drop-off point for the Flygbussarna motor coach service, both of which service Arlanda Airport. Flygbussarna also serves the […]

Four Tips To Help You Get The Most Of Your Visit To Stockholm

When I stepped off my flight at Stockholm’s Arlanda Airport on July 30, I immediately felt “at home,” which was an odd feeling for someone who had only been there a total of 30, perhaps 40 seconds. But when my feet hit the ground at Arlanda, I was impressed by the clean, Scandinavian design of […]

Six Tips for Getting Around Arlanda Airport

On July 15, 2011, in Airport, Airport Shuttle, Arlanda Airport, Arlanda Express, Basics, by Aaron Saunders

Almost 17 million passengers traveled through Stockholm’s Arlanda airport in 2010. Of those, roughly 13 million were arriving or departing on international flights, while the other 4 million were domestic. Arriving in any airport for the first time can be a confusing experience. You’re not quite sure where to go, or how to get there. […]