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Stockholm Arlanda welcomes Singapore Airlines

Stockholm Arlanda welcomes Singapore Airlines

Press Releases   •   Dec 15, 2016 12:36 GMT

Singapore Airlines is ranked as one of the world's best airlines. From May 30th 2017, the airline will start operating their route between Stockholm Arlanda Airport and Changi Airport in Singapore. It will then be the fastest route to Singapore from Stockholm..

SAS opens new route to Stuttgart from Stockholm Arlanda

SAS opens new route to Stuttgart from Stockholm Arlanda

Press Releases   •   Dec 14, 2016 09:47 GMT

SAS will start operating a new direct route six days a week from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Stuttgart. It has long been a demand for a direct connection between the two cities as it has been underserved. The new direct route now offers both business and private travelers a faster and smoother connection between Stockholm and Stuttgart.

New route with easyJet to London from Stockholm Arlanda

New route with easyJet to London from Stockholm Arlanda

Press Releases   •   Dec 13, 2016 14:36 GMT

EasyJet continues to invest in Stockholm Arlanda Airport, with the addition of its non-stop service to London. This is the third route easyJet will launch from Stockholm Arlanda within the span of one year. As a result, easyJet will now fly to four destinations from Stockholm: London, Milan, Lyon and Geneva. Service will begin in March 2017.

Non-stop service to Stockholm Arlanda with Ethiopian Airlines

Non-stop service to Stockholm Arlanda with Ethiopian Airlines

Press Releases   •   Nov 29, 2016 09:31 GMT

Ethiopian Airlines is now redirecting its air traffic to Scandinavia and will start flying non-stop from Addis Ababa to Stockholm Arlanda Airport with a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. Today the carrier stops in continental Europe on the way to Stockholm, but starting in March 2017 Stockholm Arlanda will instead be the stopover en route to its final destination, Oslo.

 easyJet expands at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

easyJet expands at Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2016 12:05 GMT

easyJet is expanding its operations and now launches a direct service between Stockholm Arlanda Airport and the French city of Lyon. With this addition, the British low cost carrier will now fly to two destinations from Stockholm, along with its existing route to Geneva. In the Summer of 2017, the airline will also start flying non-stop between Stockholm and Milan.

Iberia to Fly Daily Between Stockholm and Madrid

Iberia to Fly Daily Between Stockholm and Madrid

Press Releases   •   Nov 10, 2016 13:46 GMT

At the start of the 2016/2017 Winter flight program , Iberia is expanding its operations between Stockholm and Madrid by 20 percent. The Spanish airline will now fly daily between Stockholm Arlanda Airport and the Spanish capital instead of the five weekly flights it operated during the previous Winter season.

Ground broken for billion kronor investment in new airport maintenance area at Stockholm Arlanda

Ground broken for billion kronor investment in new airport maintenance area at Stockholm Arlanda

Press Releases   •   Nov 09, 2016 09:00 GMT

Ground was broken today for Stockholm Arlanda’s new airport maintenance area. Modern, functional and environmentally sensitive maintenance facilities are now being built for the airport’s vehicles as part of Stockholm Arlanda Airport’s development plans.

30 million passengers after three quarters

30 million passengers after three quarters

Press Releases   •   Oct 13, 2016 10:11 GMT

After three quarters, more than 30 million passengers have flown to or from one of Swedavia’s airports. The number of passengers who have flown to or from Swedavia’s airports between January and September this year was 29,746,000. Both international (+6%) and domestic (+4) passenger volume is up; 19,688,000 passengers flew internationally and 10,058,000 flew domestically.

​​SAS to launch new routes from Stockholm Arlanda Airport

​​SAS to launch new routes from Stockholm Arlanda Airport

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2016 14:04 GMT

SAS continues to expand at Stockholm Arlanda Airport and is launching five new routes to European destinations for the Summer of 2017. Two of the destinations, Munich and Krakow, will have year-round service. SAS will also start summer traffic to the Portuguese capital, Lisbon; Shannon, on the west coast of Ireland; and Pristina, the capital of Kosovo.

New capital route from Stockholm Arlanda: Nonstop flights to Beirut, Lebanon
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.