Traveling to Gävle
Stockholm Arlanda International Airport is Gävle’s nearest airport and is located 140 km south of Gävle and 40 km north of Stockholm. From the airport there are trains to Gävle every hour and the journey takes 60 minutes. For more information visit: Stockholm Arlanda Airport
To travel from Europe to Sweden by train is both fast and convenient, especially since the Öresundsbron Bridge between Sweden and Denmark opened. SJ trains travel most of the long-distance routes from Oslo, Copenhagen and Berlin as well as within Sweden. When travelling with the high-speed train X2000 from Malmö in southern Sweden, it takes about 4.5 hours to Stockholm. Trains between Stockholm and Gävle leave approximately once every hour and the journey takes 90 minutes.
The railway station in Gävle is centrally located, with bus stops for city, rural and regional buses outside. More information and timetables can be found at: >>> SJ<<<
In Gävle, it is most convenient to travel by foot, as most everything is centrally located. Walking from the railway station to the University takes about 30 minutes. On the way you pass the main town square with shopping malls, markets and hotels.
Local bus number 15 operates the distance Gävle railway station – City centre – University of Gävle. The trip takes about 10 minutes. Cash payment and paying by credit card on the bus is much more expensive than paying by mobile phone (download the app X-trafik). For more information, see http://xtrafik.se/.
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