Stockholm travel guide


Culture Junkies: Home to a number of eclectic museums and art galleries, Stockholm is the perfect playground for culture enthusiasts.

Stylists: Fashion lovers will fall in love with Stockholm’s cutting-edge style and quirky boutiques. 

Couples: Take a romantic stroll along the cobblestone lanes of Gamla Stan, followed by coffee at a cosy, candlelit cafe.


Language: The language spoken in Stockholm is Swedish. 

Currency: The currency used in Stockholm is Swedish Krona (Kr).

Local time: The local time in Stockholm is one hour ahead of GMT/UK time.

Fly to: The nearest international airport is Stockholm Bromma Airport (BMA) located 6 miles from the centre of Stockholm. Stockholm Arlanda Airport (ARN) is located 27 miles north of Stockholm. 

Flight time from UK: 2 - 3 hours.

Tourist information: Further Copenhagen tourist information can be found at

Visa / health: Before you travel, visit for recommendations and advice on visas and health for your holiday to Stockholm.