Useful links

Restaurants, shopping, parties and student activities. When you’re a student in Stockholm there’s a lot of stuff to do. Here are some useful links and important info together with a short description.

Stockholm public transport


sl.se – Travel Stockholm by bus, metro or commuter train.

stromma.se – Tourist travels. In, to and from the Stockholm region.

waxholmsbolaget.se – Archipelago traffic and island hopping in Stockholm.

Activities


visitstockholm.com/en/ – Info about shopping, to-do, bars, clubs and restaurants.

dn.se/pa-stan – Newspaper DN about shopping, bars, clubs and restaurants. (In Swedish)

vintagekartan.se/stockholm –Guide to great vintage stores in Stockholm. (In Swedish)

citybikes.se/en – Rent a bike to get around. Student friendly prices!

sf.se – Movie theaters and buying tickets online. (In Swedish)

gratisistockholm.nu – Guide to free activities in the City. (In Swedish)

ticnet.se – Theater, music and sport events. Buy tickets online.

visitsweden.com – Events and travel tips in Sweden

Since you’re an academic


universityadmissions.se – Central official site for university applications and info.

ssco.se – Stockholm Federation of Student Unions.

studyinsweden.se – Official website on higher education in Sweden for international students

Moving to Stockholm for work or studies


Cost of living – Price index for Stockholm

arbetsformedlingen.se – Sweden’s official work agency.

migrationsverket.se – Swedish Migration Board.

investstockholm.com/move-to-stockholm/ – Information about moving to Stockholm.

Travel in Sweden


svenskaturistforeningen.se – Explore Sweden!

sj.se – Swedish train network. Timetables and tickets online.

swebus.se – Intercity buses. Timetables and tickets online.

nettbuss.se – Intercity buses. Timetables and tickets online.

vikingline.se – Affordable cruises around the Baltic sea.

tallink.com – Affordable cruises around the Baltic sea.

Visiting Stockholm


visitstockholm.com – The official Stockholm visitor’s guide.

Healthcare


The Stockholm Student Health Unit: 08 – 674 77 00

Health care advise by phone (not for emergencies): 08 – 320 100

About Swedish healthcare – info in English

Emergency


Police, ambulance, fire fighters – emergency call number: 112