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Travel to Östersund

Östersund is located in the middle of Sweden and Scandinavia with the Swedish National Biathlon Arena just 15 minutes away from the airport, train station and the city center where you also can find the main bus center. There’s good connections by train and bus and also multiple airlines that traffic Östersund daily. Below we have gathered information that will help you find the best option for your trip to the World Championships. 


Travel comfortable and sustainable by train to Östersund. There are several companies that operate to Östersund daily.

» Find and book your trip with SJ
» Ordinary trips with Snälltåget & Snötåget
» Search among all trains here.


» Åre Östersund Airport is located 15 minutes by car from Östersund city center. Read more at the airports website or at the different airlines websites:

» Trondheim Airport/Vaernes is about 230 kilometers from Östersund and the Biathlon Arena. They have several direct flights to and from bigger cities in Europe and from the airport you can easily go by train or car to Östersund in about 3 hours. Read more at


» Region:

  • Härjedalingen – (Regional traffic to and from Härjedalen)
  • Länstrafiken – (Regional bus traffic in Jämtland Härjedalen)
  • Stadsbussarna – (Buses within Östersund)» Stockholm:
  • FlixBus –


»Traffic information; get updated of road conditions, works or accidents that might effect your trip to the Biathlon Arena at

» Parking will be available close to the Biathlon Arena. Disabled parking is available at the Arctura Tower just next to the arena. Disabled parking permit is required.

Travelers from south and east take at E14 exit Odenskog and follow directions towards Biathlon parking.
Travelers from north and west take at E14 exit Lugnvik or Rannåsen and follow directions towards Biathlon parking.


» If you need a taxi from the airport, the train station or the hotel contact
Taxi Östersund can also assist with travel service for disabled, read more on the disabled information-site here.