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Practical information

Travelling to Sweden? Here are facts and information about anything from the Swedish weather, how it works with visa and passports and more.
Aerial view of bridge
The Uddevalla Bridge, here enveloped in fog, is a cable bridge in the province of Bohuslän on the west coast of Sweden.
Photo: Per Pixel Petersson/

Passport and visa to Sweden

Planning a holiday in Sweden? Find out if you need to get a visa to Sweden before your trip, how long your passport needs to be valid and any other useful informaiton about passport and visa for your visit to Sweden. 

Triangeln bike path Malmö, Skåne
It's easy to travel by bike in Malmö, Skåne. There are city bikes to rent and even bike garages at public transport stations.
Photo: Werner Nystrand


Getting to and travel around Sweden is easy. Travel by air, rail, bus, boat or car. We've collected the articles you need below.
Shopping in Stockholm.
Photo: Tove Freiij/

Shopper's guide to Sweden

Find out when shops are open, get tips how to find a bargain and useful information about tax free shopping in Sweden