Getting to Malmö

Malmö Airport

Malmö Airport is an important Swedish transport hub to the fast-growing region of Greater Copenhagen. It offers domestic flights to several Swedish cities and a number of European countries, including Poland and Hungary. Malmö Airport is located 30 min by car/taxi/bus from Malmö city center, where multiple event locations are in walking distance.

Visit the airport website for more information: www.swedavia.com

By train

The Central Railway station in Malmö also offers excellent connections to Copenhagen Central Station.

To find your route and buy tickets in Sweden, visit:
www.sj.se
 
www.oresundstag.se
www.skanetrafiken.se

Getting around in Malmö

Malmö and the Swedish region Skåne has a fully integrated ticket system for train and bus services. Skånetrafiken is the administrator for public transport in Skåne. You can buy a ticket from vending machines at Malmö Central Railway station as well on other locations around Malmö in the Skåne area. It’s also possible to pay your ticket on the buses. Note: it is not possible to buy tickets on the trains, so ensure you purchase a ticket from the vending machines before you get on the train.

Journey planner: www.skanetrafiken.se

Biking

Malmö is one of the most cycle-friendly cities in Sweden and we recommend all visitors to experience the city by bike. The fact that there are no hills and many safe cycling paths makes it an enjoyable and fast way to get around.

 Rent a bike: www.malmobybike.se 

Trains

Pågatågen is the purple train network in the Skåne area. Several lines connecting local cities and suburbs run at frequent intervals.

Öresundstågen is a network of regional rail services to southern Swedish cities such as Gothenburg, Växjö, Kalmar and Karlskrona. As well as offering a direct connection to Denmark via the Øresund Bridge to Copenhagen Airport, the network also serves Copenhagen Central station and other Danish cities.

Buses

There are two different kind of buses. The green buses operate in the Malmö city area and the yellow buses, Skånetrafiken, connect cities and villages all around the Skåne area.

Taxi

To book a taxi, call Taxi Skåne 040 33 03 30 or Taxikurir 040 70 000. It is easy to find taxis at Malmö Central Railway station, around the hotels near the events and at taxi stands in the city centre of Malmö.

Accommodation

Visit the websites below to find your hotel and unmissable experiences in Malmö:

Malmö on Lonely Planet: www.lonelyplanet.com

Malmö on TripAdvisor: www.tripadvisor.se

Visa

Before you travel to Sweden, you should inquire whether you need a visa.
Please note: if you arrive at Copenhagen Airport in Denmark or elsewhere and are about to travel further on to Malmö in Sweden, you need to confirm your citizenship due to temporary border controls.

More information on short stay visas can be found here: www.migrationsverket.se