TRAVEL TO THE HIGH COAST
It is really easy to get to the High Coast and FriluftsByn. Best thing is to fly in to Stockholm Arlanda. From here you can take a connecting flight, train or bus to the adventure. You could also rent a car at Arlanda and take a 5 hour drive north on the E4 motorway, it is supereasy to find the way – you drive out on the E4 and stay on the road all the way before you take a left turn and you are at FriluftsByn. Below is some more information.
CAR TO THE HIGH COAST
Take your own car or rent one and drive up to the High Coast. FriluftsByn and Skuleberget is located about 30 kilometers south of Örnsköldsvik, a 5 hour drive from Stockholm. It is supereasy to get here – just type in “FriluftsByn” on Google Maps and follow the directions. You will actually only drive on one road – the E4 motorway and then just make one turn to get to FriluftsByn. Parking is 5 Euro for your entire stay.
BUS TO THE HIGH COAST
With Y-Buss you can travel from Stockholm Cityterminal and Arlanda Airport and get off only 1,5 kilometer from FriluftsByn. You get off at the bus stop “Docksta Marina” and from there it is a 15-20 minute walk to FriluftsByn. You can book your seat on the bus in December when they open their bookings for 2020. Below were the timings for 2019. Usually they are the same every year.
Y-BUSS – WINTER HIKE 2019
Wednesday – Stockholm Cityterminal 08:00 – Arlanda 08:40 – Docksta 15:37
Saturday – Docksta 22:28 – Arlanda 04:50 – Stockholm Cityterminal 05:30
Sunday – Docksta 10:08 – Arlanda 17:20 – Stockholm Cityterminal 18:15
Sunday – Docksta 14:08 – Arlanda – Stockholm Cityterminal 21:10
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TRAIN TO THE HIGH COAST
With nine departures daily between Stockholm Central Station and Örnsköldsvik you have plenty of options. Just make sure you get to Örnsköldsvik in time for the buses to Skule Naturum / FriluftsByn. The buses from Örnsköldsvik to Skule Naturum / FriluftsByn depart from the Örnparken – just a 600 meter walk from where you get off the train. For bus schedule check below.
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FLY TO THE HIGH COAST
From Stockholm Arlanda you can fly with SAS from Stockholm to Örnsköldsvik Airport. When you arrive at Örnsköldsvik Airport make sure to have pre-booked a shared taxi to the city center by calling +46 660 100 00. Ask the taxi to take you to Örnparken in the center of Örnsköldsvik. From here you take the bus to Skule Naturum / FriluftsByn – see schedule below – and walk the last 1,5 kilometers.
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BUS ÖRNSKÖLDSVIK TO FRILUFTSBYN
If you arrive by plane or train to Örnsköldsvik you need to get to Örnparken in the center of Örnsköldsvik. It is a 600 meter walk from the Travel Center if you arrive by train. From the busstop you take buss no.50 from Örnsköldsvik Örnparken to Skule Naturum. When you get off you have an about 1,5 kilometer walk to FriluftsByn.
Buss 50 with DinTur – HKWH 2019
(TIMETABLE FOR 2020 NOT YET RELEASED)
Wed – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 12:17 – Skule Naturum 12:48
Wed – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 15:17 – Skule Naturum 15:48
Wed – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 16:17 – Skule Naturum 16:48
Wed – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 17:17 – Skule Naturum 17:48
Wed – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 18:17 – Skule Naturum 18:48
Wed – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 07:04 – Skule Naturum 07:35
Thurs – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 08:02 – Skule Naturum 08:33
Sat – Skule Naturum 17:04 – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 17:41
Sun – Skule Naturum 11:04 – Örnsköldsvik Örnparken 11:41
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14/2 – At Wednesday at 22:05 there is also an express bus from Örnsköldsvik Travel Center to Docksta Marina (1,6 km from FriluftsByn). You then arrive in Docksta at 22:25.
– Express Bus with Y-Bus >>