There are 12 ways to get from London to Stockholm by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Heathrow to Stockholm  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Stockholm (ARN) LHR - ARN

$118 - $288

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Fly London Stansted to Stockholm Skavsta, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Stockholm Skavsta (NYO) STN - NYO
  2. Take the train from Nyköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$70 - $206

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Fly London Gatwick to Stockholm  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Stockholm (ARN) LGW - ARN

$102 - $267

Fly London Heathrow to Stockholm Bromma  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) LHR - BMA

$114 - $396

Train to London Luton, fly to Stockholm  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Stockholm (ARN) LTN - ARN

$119 - $394

Train, bus via Copenhagen  •  22 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
  3. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$166 - $450

Train  •  26 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
  4. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$320 - $737

Train, bus  •  28 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the bus from Dortmund to Stockholm 073

$234 - $447

Bus  •  35 h

  1. Take the bus from London to Dortmund 080
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Stockholm 073

$116 - $197

Train, bus Eurolines FR  •  38 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm

$263 - $504

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Stockholm

$447 - $574

Drive, carferry  •  21 h

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Stockholm

$302 - $440

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London to Stockholm. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Stockholm via Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Stockholm station. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras Int. and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Amsterdam Centraal, Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz), København H and Lund Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 13 min.

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The distance between London and Stockholm is 895 miles.

The best way to get from London to Stockholm without a car is to train and bus which takes 22 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from London to Stockholm, including transfers.

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London to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from London station.

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London to Stockholm train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras Int. station.

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The best way to get from London to Stockholm is to fly which takes 5 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 26 h 13 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 35 h.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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London to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm station.

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Map of how to get from London to Stockholm.
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  • Distance: 895.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between London, England and Stockholm, Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways and five other airlines fly from London to Stockholm hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Stockholm via Amsterdam Centraal, Berlin Hbf, Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz), Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade, København H, and Lund Centralstation in around 26 h 13 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from London Gatwick to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from London Gatwick to Stockholm via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm Bromma via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm Bromma via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Stockholm Bromma via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Stockholm Skavsta
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Stockholm Skavsta via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Gatwick to Stockholm via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Gatwick to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from London Luton to Stockholm via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Nyköping Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $26
2nd Class Refundable
$19 - $27
1st Class Refundable
$26 - $40
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $14
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $19
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $19
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $25
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (Europaplatz) to Koebenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $180
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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Stockholm is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 6:03 PM in London and 7:03 PM in Stockholm.

London to Stockholm train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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British Airways and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Stockholm Airport.

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Book your London to Stockholm bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 377+ hotels available in Stockholm. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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