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New direct route from Stockholm to Bucharest

New direct route from Stockholm to Bucharest

Press Releases   •   Jun 08, 2016 11:50 GMT

The Romanian carrier Blue Air is now launching non-stop service to the weekend destination of Bucharest from Stockholm. There will be two weekly departures for leisure and business travellers flying to the Romanian capital. The air link is a result of the increasing demand in flights to Bucharest as a weekend destination.

Stockholm Arlanda welcomes Pontus in the Air

Stockholm Arlanda welcomes Pontus in the Air

Press Releases   •   May 03, 2016 08:00 GMT

​The restaurateur and businessman Pontus Frithiof’s new restaurant, Pontus in the Air, is now opening in Terminal 5 at Stockholm Arlanda Airport. Along with the high quality of food and beverages and fast service, passengers will be able to place an order on their way to the airport via an app and then quickly and conveniently pick up the food to take on board their flight.

Swedavia and CAH establish Sister Airport Relationship

Swedavia and CAH establish Sister Airport Relationship

Press Releases   •   Feb 29, 2016 10:21 GMT

The Swedish airport operator Swedavia and Capital Airports Holding Company (CAH), the largest airport operator in China, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the Establishment of A Sister Airport Relationship in Beijing on 24th February 2016. The MOU establishes a collaboration between Stockholm Arlanda Airport and the biggest airport in Asia, Beijing Capital International Airport.

New non-stop route Stockholm – Los Angeles announced today

New non-stop route Stockholm – Los Angeles announced today

Press Releases   •   Aug 19, 2015 15:15 GMT

Today SAS announced one more long distance service from Stockholm Arlanda Airport. Beginning on March 14, SAS will start flying non-stop between Stockholm and Los Angeles. The announcement means that Stockholm Arlanda Airport has received thirteen new intercontinental routes since 2013.

Stockholm Arlanda Airport selected for US preclearance

Stockholm Arlanda Airport selected for US preclearance

Press Releases   •   May 29, 2015 19:36 GMT

Stockholm Arlanda Airport has been selected, as one of ten airports in the world, by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (US CBP) to introduce so-called US preclearance. The announcement means that concrete discussions between Sweden and US CBP will begin in order to ease connections between Sweden and the United States.

​Swedish airports install gaming consoles for Red Cross charity donations

​Swedish airports install gaming consoles for Red Cross charity donations

Press Releases   •   Mar 13, 2015 13:09 GMT

Ms. Pac-Man, Space Invaders and Galaga – people visiting Sweden can now play some of the most celebrated and cult-declared arcade games while at the same time make use of their left-over travel coins, as they get donated to the Swedish Red Cross.

A FROZEN TALE – a Skokloster Castle saga at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

A FROZEN TALE – a Skokloster Castle saga at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Press Releases   •   Feb 18, 2015 10:49 GMT

Now all travelers in Terminal 5 at Stockholm Arlanda Airport can enjoy an art experience inspired by the Swedish winter and the Baroque period. Alexia Sinclair, the Australian photographer behind this series of photos, gives life to the interiors in Skokloster Castle through her photo exhibition "A Frozen Tale."

Stockholm - Hong Kong non-stop route announced today

Stockholm - Hong Kong non-stop route announced today

Press Releases   •   Dec 18, 2014 13:01 GMT

SAS announced today they will start flying non-stop between Stockholm Arlanda Airport and Hong Kong. The direct route between the two destinations will offer more possibilities for travelers to and from Asia.

Swedish Santa to welcome international visitors at Stockholm Arlanda

Swedish Santa to welcome international visitors at Stockholm Arlanda

Press Releases   •   Dec 05, 2014 10:40 GMT

Santa Claus, a Christmas tree and classic Christmas food – Stockholm Arlanda Airport is offering international visitors an authentic Swedish Christmas with everything this entails. Visitors will get a crash course in Swedish Christmas celebrations, and Santa will be on hand to talk about Swedish Christmas traditions.

Michael Kors opens at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Michael Kors opens at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Press Releases   •   Dec 02, 2014 10:11 GMT

Fashion giant Michael Kors opens a store at Stockholm Arlanda Airport on December 1, 2014. The new handbag and accessories store is a next step towards providing an offering of international brands at the airport.

Stockholm Arlanda Airport to offer foreign visitors a crash course in Swedish Midsummer traditions
Swedavia takes over remaining shares from Schiphol International in subsidiary ASDC

Swedavia takes over remaining shares from Schiphol International in subsidiary ASDC

Press Releases   •   Jun 09, 2014 11:00 GMT

As the passenger figures are expected to grow significantly at Stockholm Arlanda Airport, Swedavia is now adjusting operations in various steps. One of the organisational changes now undertaken is that an agreement with Schiphol International BV has been reached for the remaining shares in the joint venture ASDC.

Arlanda´s visitors are welcomed with new images of Sweden

Arlanda´s visitors are welcomed with new images of Sweden

Press Releases   •   Feb 24, 2014 13:15 GMT

The photography contest Swedish Light has proven to be a success . The Swedish people have sent in over 3 000 photos and in very tough competition now twenty winners have been selected to present Sweden to international visitors in Terminal 5 at Stockholm Arlanda Airport. Thus, the photos are the first welcome to the more than 30 000 passengers who pass daily at Terminal 5.

Historical investment plan to ensure Swedish air travel connections

Historical investment plan to ensure Swedish air travel connections

Press Releases   •   Jan 16, 2014 08:22 GMT

Swedavia has determined the direction of Stockholm Arlanda Airport’s continued development at a comprehensive level over the next 30 years. The development plan adopted entails measures to expand capacity, increase efficiency and heighten the experience for passengers at the airport. Fully implemented, the development plan includes SEK 13 billion in capital spending.

Gate and boarding time now in Swedavia´s airport app

Gate and boarding time now in Swedavia´s airport app

Press Releases   •   Nov 20, 2013 10:17 GMT

Swedavia has now updated the Swedavia Swedish Airports app with a range of services. Most requested are the gate and boarding information for departing flights. Other features will be the time of arrival of the luggage and a travel planner for public transportation to and from the airport. The app is now available for iPhone, Android and Windows Phone 8.

Another boost for luxury shopping at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Another boost for luxury shopping at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Press Releases   •   Nov 07, 2013 10:39 GMT

Arlanda, which in the past year has carried out extensive refurbishments and opened new shops such as Victoria’s Secret, is now strengthening its retail offering by opening more new stores in Terminal 5. The latest addition will be a shopping area with brands as Samsung and Lexington as well as shop-in-shops for wellness products, a wine shop and a hand-selected assortment of exclusive perfumes.

Nationalmuseum and Swedavia bring art to the airport

Nationalmuseum and Swedavia bring art to the airport

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2013 10:02 GMT

Nationalmuseum and Swedavia have announced a joint project to exhibit art and design at Stockholm Arlanda Airport and Umeå Airport. In spring 2014, an exhibition of photographic portraits of internationally celebrated Swedes will open at Arlanda, creating an opportunity for travellers to enjoy a selection of artworks from Nationalmuseum’s collection.

Arlanda’s Food Truck offers Stockholmers culinary experiences

Arlanda’s Food Truck offers Stockholmers culinary experiences

Press Releases   •   Sep 09, 2013 12:54 GMT

Beginning today and for a number of weeks, people in Stockholm will be able to sample food straight from Arlanda’s Food Truck. The vehicle will visit different places in Stockholm and sell food from different restaurants at the ariport. The Food Truck will now allow more people to explore the variety. The menu includes ramen soup with wasabi-marinated smoked salmon and truffle risotto.

Emirates Starts Services to Stockholm

Emirates Starts Services to Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Sep 05, 2013 14:05 GMT

DUBAI, UAE – 5th September 2013– Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, has further expanded its European reach today with the start of its daily non-stop service to Stockholm.

Swedavia inaugurates new Terminal 2 at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Swedavia inaugurates new Terminal 2 at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Press Releases   •   Apr 23, 2013 10:30 GMT

Today at Stockholm Arlanda Airport was the inauguration of the new Terminal 2, which resembles a modern city airport with speedy, smooth flows. The terminal has expanded by more than 2,000 square metres. In 2015, a new baggage sorting facility will also be inaugurated, with Swedavia as a result investing a total of about 400 million Swedish kronor in the refurbishment of Terminal 2