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To Östersund

Östersund is located in the middle of Sweden and Scandinavia with the Biathlon Arena just 15 minutes away from the airport, train station and the city center where the main bus center is. 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. Packages are available 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: (Stockholm Arlanda) (Stockholm Arlanda Thursdays & Sundays) (Stockholm Bromma) (Umeå) (Copenhagen Saturdays, Bristol Sundays, Gatwick Sundays & Thursdays)

» 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

Travel comfortable and sustainable by train to Östersund. There are several companies that operate to Östersund from many different locations around Sweden.
» Find and book your trip with SJ

» Train package & Ordinary trips with Tågkompaniet Norrtåg

» Ordinary trips with Snälltåget & Snötåget

» Search among all trains here.

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

» Stockholm:
FlixBus –

»Trafic 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, but it will be limited and we therefore ask all of those who have the possibility to leave the car at home and instead walk, bike, take the bus or the SJ mini train up to the arena. Read more about those alternatives above.

To park your car will cost
100 SEK/vehicle for parking at A, B, C
50 SEK/vehicle for parking at D, F
accepted payments is:
– Swish
– The World Championships app “2019 Östersund”
– Cash, please pay with even money
Disabled parking is available at Lägdan which is situated on the ÖSK-road. Disabled parking permit is required.

Large vehicle such as buses (15-20 people minimum limit) can be parked for free at our charter-parking spot between ICA Maxi and Jamtkraft Arena.

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.

We recommend that you come to the arena a few hours before competition. Map over the different parking places as well as other ways to get to the arena – click here.

» 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.