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 – Travel Stockholm by bus, metro or commuter train. – Tourist travels. In, to and from the Stockholm region. – Archipelago traffic and island hopping in Stockholm.

Activities – Info about shopping, to-do, bars, clubs and restaurants. – Newspaper DN about shopping, bars, clubs and restaurants. (In Swedish) –Guide to great vintage stores in Stockholm. (In Swedish) – Rent a bike to get around. Student friendly prices! – Movie theaters and buying tickets online. (In Swedish) – Guide to free activities in the City. (In Swedish) – Theater, music and sport events. Buy tickets online. – Events and travel tips in Sweden

Since you’re an academic – Central official site for university applications and info. – Stockholm Federation of Student Unions. – Official website on higher education in Sweden for international students

Moving to Stockholm for work or studies

Cost of living – Price index for Stockholm – Sweden’s official work agency. – Swedish Migration Board. – Information about moving to Stockholm.

Travel in Sweden – Explore Sweden! – Swedish train network. Timetables and tickets online. – Intercity buses. Timetables and tickets online. – Intercity buses. Timetables and tickets online. – Affordable cruises around the Baltic sea. – Affordable cruises around the Baltic sea.

Visiting Stockholm – The official Stockholm visitor’s guide.


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


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