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Travel and local transport


Travel to Umeå

Umeå is easily accessible by plane, train, bus, car or ferry.

By plane - free airport pickup available, see below at "Local transport in Umeå"

The nearest airport is Umeå airport (IATA: UME) which is located approximately 10 minutes by car from the city centre and Umeå Energi Arena.


Check out the airlines below for good flight deals. SAS and Norwegian both offer discounted youth tickets and SAS also offers "sports tickets" which includes two checked bags and is refundable until 24 h prior to departure. 

Scandinavian airlines

Norwegian (Use booking code UNDER26 to purchase youth tickets)


By ferry - free ferry port pickup available, see below at "Local transport in Umeå"

Wasaline has a brand new ferry which is operating on the route between Vasa in Finland and Holmsund around 20 min by car from Umeå. 

To book ferry tickets, check out the Wasaline website.



By train - the railway station is within walking distance from Umeå Energi Arena and our partner hotels.

There are both overnight trains and day trains from many parts of Sweden that stop in Umeå every day.

To book train tickets, check out the links below.




Local transport in Umeå

We offer free transport to and from Umeå ferry port (in Holmsund) and to and from Umeå airport to the partner hotels and Umeå Energi Arena. This service is guaranteed until October 1 by sending an e-mail with your travel details to or by simply adding your travel information in the registration form.

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