Jönköping is one of the ten largest cities in Sweden, located by the lake Vättern in the southern parts of the country. If you are an international guest, visiting the Festival for the first time, a good start is to look at a map before you plan your journey. There are several of alternatives how to travel to us.
The largest international airport is Arlanda in Stockholm, capital of Sweden. The distance between Arlanda and Jönköping is approximately 360 km, or 3.5 hours by car. Other travelling alternatives are by train (www.sj.se), bus (www.flixbus.se, www.nettbuss.se), or plane (www.nextjet.se).
One practical alternative is to fly in via Gothenburg, the second largest city in Sweden. The distance between Gothenburg and Jönköping is 130 km, or approximately 1.5 hours by car. From Landvetter airport a cost-effective alternative is to take bus number 830 (www.flixbus.se). Or you can rent a car. Rental cars are available at the airport.
Another practical way of travelling to Jönköping, is to fly to Frankfurt and then to Jönköping Airport via direct flight (https://jonkopingairport.se/en). You can also travel to Copenhagen in Denmark. From Copenhagen there are trains crossing a bridge to Sweden continuously. Tickets are bought at the airport. At the other side of the bridge, the Swedish city Malmö is situated, 290 km from Jönköping. From Malmö you can go by car, bus (www.flixbus.se, www.nettbuss.se) or train (www.sj.se).
With these advice we wish you a convenient journey!