Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets based on the day and time that you book your flight. After analyzing data from all airlines, we have discovered that the best days to book flights from London to Stockholm are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
British Airways provides 33 of the non-stop flights between London and Stockholm.
|Average duration of direct flights:||2h31m|
|Airports at destination:||ARN , BMA , NYO , VST|
|Flight route:||LON ✈ STO|
|Price starting from:||From £89.31|
Stockholm, while being the capital city, is also the cultural and technological hub of Sweden. A sprawling metropolis, it features world-class infrastructure, globally famous educational institutions, museums, cultural centres and a popular tourist destination in the country. The city is quite sophisticated in terms of shopping, fashion, and the culinary scene and yet has a relaxed atmosphere with a culture that is highly welcoming. On the more hip-side of Stockholm, there are a number of great nightclubs with a vibrant nightlife that draws tourists and backpackers from all over Europe.
Tip: Visit the city between May to September to experience the best of it. Cold months from December to March are perfect for winter sports and activities.
Getting to Stockholm
Stockholm is serviced by the Arlanda International Airport located 37 km north of the city. Most flights from London to Stockholm land at this airport as it’s the closest international airport to the city. London to Stockholm flights are operated by a number of major carriers such as British Airways and Brussels Airlines. Cheap flights from London are also operated by airlines such as Ryanair, Finnair, Sas, and others. Most direct flights to Stockholm last about two and a half hours while flights with stops in between can go up to nine hours. The fastest way to cover the 37 km between the Stockholm Airport and the city is through the Arlanda Express as the commute is only 20 minutes. It is, however, a little pricey, costing around 295 SEK. The local commuter train is cheaper at 152 SEK and takes about 40 minutes to get to the city. The public bus is the most affordable of all, costing 32 SEK, but it takes about an hour to get to the town.
Tip: Booking your airport express shuttle tickets a week in advance can fetch you great discounts on your travel.
Things to see in Stockholm
Stockholm has plenty of tourist attractions starting from museums, architectural highlights, theatres, galleries, and even amusement parks. Often referred to the “Venice of the North,” Stockholm has a number of beautiful islets to visit as the city is fragmented by water channels that lead to the sea. Among the top visitor favourites are the Vasa Museum, which features a salvaged ship that sunk in 1628, The Royal Palace, Royal National City Park, and the island of Djurgarden. The boat tours are also among the city’s top attractions, which takes the visitors around the archipelago for sightseeing like no other.
Tip: A one-day sightseeing tour of the city is perfect if your visits to the city is short and wish to make the most of it.
Where to Shop and dine
The areas such as Sodermalm, Gamla Stan are great places to shop for everything Swedish from souvenirs to ornaments, handicrafts, and glassware. Ostermalm and Odenplan are fantastic districts to try out the best Swedish fare.
Tip: One way to save money on food is to opt for mini-meals during the day and choose something lighter in the evening.
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There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from London to Stockholm. However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.
The average price for connecting flights from London to Stockholm is GBP 83.71. The average price for nonstop flights from London to Stockholm is GBP 90.06.
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