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Visiting Linköping University

Linköping University has two campuses in Linköping, one in Norrköping and one in Stockholm (Lidingö).

The twin cities Linköping and Norrköping are situated in southern Sweden, about 200 kilometres south of Stockholm. The Copenhagen-Stockholm link of the central European railroad trunk passes through the cities, as does the arterial Euro-Highway 4 (E4). The distance between the two cities is 40 kilometres.

Find our campuses (maps)


By air it takes about one hour from Copenhagen International Airport and just under two hours from Amsterdam International Airport to get to Linköping/Norrköping. There are two local airports - one in Linköping and one in Norrköping - with regular flight connections to Copenhagen, Amsterdam and Munich. In the Stockholm region, there are several airports.


Stockholm Arlanda Airport (north of Stockholm)

Stockholm Skavsta Airport (south of Stockholm)

Bromma Stockholm Airport


Train or bus to Linköping and Norrköping

Linköping and Norrköping can be reached by train or car from Stockholm in less than two and a half hours and from Copenhagen in five hours. The railway stations (travel centres) in both cities are situated a ten-minute walk from the city centre. By express bus it takes slightly longer.

Between Linköping and Norrköping

Trains and buses run regularly between Linköping and Norrköping. Buses take about 40 minutes, commuter train about 40 minutes.


To our campuses

LiU students and employees may travel by Campus bus between the University Hospital Campus (Campus US), Campus Valla and Campus Norrköping. The Campus bus is coordinated with Östgötatrafiken bus no 73.


To Campus Valla from Linköping Travel Centre

The bus trip takes 10-20 minutes. Stops: Universitetet, Vallfarten, VTI, Universitetet Golfbanan, Mäster Mattias väg, Campushallen and FOI.

To Campus US from Linköping Travel Centre

Stops: US Södra entren och US Norra entren.


To Campus Norrköping from Norrköping Travel Centre

  • Walk to Campus Norrköping (takes 10-15 minutes).
  • Tram (7 minutes): no 3 towards Klockaretorpet, the Väster Tull stop. Walk down Kungsgatan (takes about 5 minutes).
  • Bus (takes about 5 minutes): no 115 towards Söder Tull, the Skvallertorget stop.
Östgötatrafiken, timetables and prices (in Swedish)



To Campus Lidingö from Stockholm Central Station

Take the underground to Ropsten and bus 21 to Larsbergs station, situated next to the campus. The trip takes about 25 minutes.

SL, tidtabeller och priser (in Swedish)

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Last updated: Tue Nov 01 13:29:41 CET 2016