Accessibility in Stockholm

Stockholm accessibility information

Stockholm Arlanda Airport
On Arlanda Airports website there is important information for people who have special needs or concerns when they fly – for instance, if you have a functional impairment and require assistance, if you have an allergy or are afraid of flying. swedavia.com/arlanda/special-needs/

Arlanda Express
Persons with mobility impairments who are confined to wheel-chairs and those with visual impairments may be accompanied by an assistant free of charge. A special area for wheelchairs and a spacious WC are located in one of the mid-train carriages of each train. Guide dogs may accompany their owners at no additional cost in all carriages. arlandaexpress.com/default.aspx?page=72

Taxis in Stockholm
Sverige Taxi/Taxi 020 offer two types of wheelchair accessible taxis, bookings are made through the website or on the phone: +46 (0) 20 - 20 20 20 sverigetaxi.se/en

Public Transportation
Stockkolms Lokaltrafik AB (the Stockholm Public Transport Company, or SL in short) has an accessibility guarantee in place to help travelers with disabilities should anything unforeseen happen. visitstockholm.com/good-to-know/accessibility-guarantee/

Coach operators
Travellerbuss offer specially adapted buses for optimal accessibility, in various designs. Spaces for wheelchairs with lift or ramp. travellerbuss.se/en/our-buses-0
Travellerbuss AB
+46 8 55 66 88 00, info@travellerbuss.se

Accessibility at the Museums in Stockholm
On the Stockholm museum website there is a map of all the museums and using the pictogram you can see if they are wheelchair accessible or not. stockholmmuseums.se/en/nearby

Sightseeing Tours
OurWay Tours offer accessible tours in Stockholm where the guests can get picked up at their location with an accessible van, enjoy a panoramic ride through the city and visit the accessible museum of their choice. ourwaytours.com/our-tours/location/stockholm/category/accessible-tours/
Phone inquiries +46 8 410 773 30

Authorized Stockholm Guides: Sign Language
Filter for sign language: guidestockholm.com/en/guides/

Rent a wheelchair  

Melins Sjukvårdsbutik
Kungsgatan 53, Stockholm
Phone: +46 (0)8-10 67 13
Email: info@melinssjukvardsbutik.se
Website (swedish only) melinssjukvardsbutik.mamutweb.com/default.htm

Sjukvårdsbutiken

Sankt Eriksgatan 53 A, Stockholm
Phone: +46 (0)8-34 39 42
Email: info@sjukvardsbutiken.com
Website (swedish only) sjukvardsbutiken.com/produkter/uthyrning/rullstol_hyra/

 

(Last updated 2017-11-22)