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Stockholm-Bromma Airport

Last revised: 2011-08-10

Bromma is the fifth largest airport in Sweden. It serves mainly domestic routes, and a few international.


Bromma Airport is 7.4 km west/northwest of Stockholm and is thus much closer to the city than Arlanda (or Skavsta).

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Getting to/from Bromma

To/from Stockholm City

Ordered from the cheapest to the most expensive.

Public transport (30 min, 22.50-40 SEK)

Bromma Airport close to the city and easily reachable with public transport (SL). What ticket to buy depends on how much you intend to travel and for how long:

  • Popular options are the 24 hour (100 SEK), 72 hour (200 SEK) and 7 day (260 SEK) travelcards; these allow unlimited travel in all SL zones. (The SL area is divided into three zones: A, B and C.)
  • If you don't intend to use public transport much, you can get a pre-paid strip of 16 coupons for 180 SEK. One zone costs two coupons, two zones costs three coupons, three zones costs four coupons. Bromma Airport-Stockholm costs two coupons, or in other words 22.50 SEK.
  • You can also buy a single ticket for 40 SEK.
  • If you're under 20 or 65+, you can buy tickets at a reduced rate. The reduced rate means 110 SEK for a pre-paid strip of 16 coupons (i.e., 13.75 SEK to/from Bromma) or 24 SEK for a single ticket.

From Bromma Airport: Take bus 152 towards Älvsjö station from outside the airport. Get off at Sundbybergs torg (at Humblegatan) and take the commuter train ("pendeltåg") to Stockholm central station. Or: Take bus 110 towards Alvik from outside the airport and get off at Alvik. From Alvik you can take the subway (green line) to the city, or Nockebybanan or Tvärbanan. (Bus 110 runs less frequently than 152, and if you're going to the central station it also takes a bit longer.)

From Stockholm City: Go to Stockholm central station (next to T-Centralen) and take the commuter train ("pendeltåg") to towards Bålsta or Kungsängen. Get off at Sundbyberg. Take bus 152 towards Bromma flygplats (flygplats = airport). Or: Take the green subway line towards Alvik, Åkeshov or Hässelby strand. Get off at Alvik and take bus 110 to Bromma flygplats.

Use SL's travel planner to see exact times!

Airport coach (20 min, 59-79 SEK)

Not really worth it considering how cheap and easy it is with public transport, but it's slightly faster and a bit more convenient taking one of Flygbussarna's airport buses to/from Bromma Airport. The journey takes 20 minutes.

  • Price, one-way: 79 SEK for adults, 59 SEK for youth (16-25) and pensioners.
  • Price, return: 150 SEK for adults, 110 SEK for youth (16-25) and pensioners.
  • 1-4 children under the age of 16 travel for free if they are in company of an adult with a full-price ticket. Otherwise, a child 12-15 years traveling alone pays 59 SEK.
  • Validity: Tickets are non-personal and valid for 3 months from purchase in any direction on the route.

From Bromma: Buy your ticket onboard the bus (credit card only) or online. The buses depart from right outside the airport.

From Stockholm: Buy your ticket from the ticket stand in the City Terminal (cash, credit card), or onboard the bus (credit card only). The buses depart from the City Terminal ("Cityterminalen"), which is located next to Stockholm Central Station, close to T-Centralen. Follow the signs at the central station.

Buying your ticket online is recommended as it's generally slightly cheaper. Pay with credit card, print the ticket and show it when boarding the bus.

Taxi (15-20 min, 250-350 SEK)

There are some independent taxi drivers who will try to rip you off given the chance, so avoid them by choosing a well-known company (e.g. Taxi Stockholm, Taxi 020, Taxi Kurir; look out for imitators, like "Taxi i Stockholm").

The Swedish Road Administration has a nice PDF about what to think about: Taking a taxi − advice and helpful hints for your taxi journey.

At Bromma, taxis depart from outside the terminal.

Flight info

Check flight departures/arrivals on Bromma Airport's web site.

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