Interrail benefits in Sweden

Coastline of Gotland

If your InterRail pass is valid in Sweden, you can get free and discounted ferry crossings, as well as other great offers.

Show your InterRail pass to receive your discount or special offer or contact the specific company in advance. The benefit offers apply during the validity of your pass. Free travel on trains, buses or ferries is only valid on travel days.

Transport

 
An image of a passenger ferry commuting between Helsinborg in Sweden and Helsingor in Denmark
Ferry between Sweden and Denmark

Set sail for Denmark with Scandlines ferries

InterRail pass holders with a pass valid in Denmark and Sweden can travel for free on the route:

 

  • Helsingborg – Helsingør (Denmark)


Booking information
It is not necessary to make a reservation. Scandlines ferries depart every 30-40 minutes. Simply go to the Scandlines dock and present your InterRail pass to receive the discount.

 

For more information call +49 1802 11 66 99, visit the Scandlines website, or e-mail the company.

 

Helsingborg central station is located next to the ferry docks. The passenger terminals can be reached from the central station on foot.

Ferry nearby Tallinn
Ferry nearby Tallinn

Travel to Finland, Estonia or Latvia with Tallink Silja Lines ferries

InterRail pass holders pay special fares on Tallink Silja Lines ferries that operate on the routes:

 

  • Stockholm – Riga (Latvia)

  • Stockholm – Mariehamn – Turku (Finland)

  • Stockholm – Mariehamn – Helsinki (Finland)

  • Stockholm – Tallinn (Estonia)

 

In high season you receive a 20% discount. In low season a 40% discountPlease keep in mind that the above routes are night crossings and that you'll have to book a cabin.


Booking information
Reservations can be made on the Tallink Silja Lines website (Coupons/Promotion code 'Eurail'). You can also call +49 (0)40 547 541 222 or +46 (0)822 2140.

 

Additional charges and conditions

  • All discounts are granted on the cabin category A, B, C/E.

  • Port taxes are not included in the discount offer

  • Check the Tallink Silja website for the dates of the low and high seasons as these can vary depending on the route

 

Ferries with destination Riga depart from Stockholm Frihamnen. Buses can take you from Stockholm Central station to the terminal. The buses depart from the City Terminal. Visit the Tallink Silja lines website for other options.

Ferry between Finland and Sweden
Ferry between Finland and Sweden

Let Viking Line ferries take you to Finland

Get a 50% discount on deck prices on the routes:

 

  • Stockholm – Helsinki (Finland)

  • Stockholm – Turku (Finland)


Booking information
Reservations can be made by phone: +358(0)60041557. Show your InterRail pass at the docks. Please note that the discount doesn't apply to cabin prices.

Visit the Viking Line website for more information.

 

Viking Line operates a shuttle bus service between the Viking Terminal and Slussen-Cityterminal.

Sunset seen from ferry
Sunset seen from ferry

Travel to Germany with Finnlines ferries

InterRail pass holders get a 20% discount on official fares on the ferry route:

 

  • Malmö – Travemünde (Germany)


Booking information
Reservations can be made on the Finnlines website (booking code: RAIL) or you can call +49 45 028 0543 or +46 771 340 940.

 

Please note that this offer does not apply to cabin accommodation. Port charges and meals are also not included in the discount offer.

 

Take bus 35 from Malmö City Centre. Get off at the bus stop Aspögatan and switch to bus 34 (destination North harbour). From the bus stop Hemsögatan it's  an approx. 1 kilometer walk to Lappögatan. A taxi from Malmö Central Station to Lappögatan costs approximately SEK 150.

View of Gotland
View of Gotland

Destination Gotland

InterRail pass holders pay special fares on ferry crossings from mainland Sweden to the island of Gotland on the routes:

 

  • Nynäshamn – Visby (Gotland Island)

  • Oskarshamn – Visby (Gotland Island)


Booking information
Discounts are only available in person, and depend on the specific times and days you travel. Present your InterRail pass at the dock when you make your reservation.

 

For more information visit the Destination Gotland website.

 

Nynäshamn can be reached by train from Stockholm in 1 hour. The ferry terminal is in walking distance from the train station.

Oskarshamn can be reached by transfer bus. This service operates between Göteborg/Malmö - Oskarshamn. For information about timetables and bus stops, visit the Gutelinjen website

Take the bus to cross the border

InterRail pass holders can travel for free on the following routes that aren't covered by rail:

 

  • Haparanda – Tornio (Finland) – Kemi (Finland) (Veljekset Salmela)

  • Haparanda – Luleå (Länstrafiken Norrbotten)


Just show your InterRail pass to the driver when you board.

 

For more information visit the Veljekset Salmela website (Finnish only) or theLänstrafiken Norrbotten website. You can also call Länstrafiken Norrbotten on +46 926 756 80.

Travel to Denmark and Norway

A pass valid in Sweden covers:

 

  • direct SJ trains to and from Copenhagen and Copenhagen Airport.

  • direct border crossing trains from Göteborg and Stockholm to Oslo.


SJ lounges

1st class pass holders get free access to the SJ lounges at the main stations Stockholm and Göteborg. Just present your pass to get access.


Travel with the Berlin Night Express

InterRail pass holders get a discounted fare on this Snälltåget overnight train that operates on the routes:

 

  • Äre  - Malmö (only in winter)

  • Malmö – Berlin (Germany) (only in summer)

The ferry crossing between Trelleborg – Sassnitz is included.

 

The reservation of a couchette is compulsory. You can travel overnight for just €29 in a couchette.

Your pass only has to be valid in Sweden.


Booking information
Visit the Berlin Night Express website to find out how to obtain tickets.

Take a free bus in the summer

Inlandsbanen offers free bus rides for InterRail pass holders on the following routes:

 

  • Mora - Ostersund - Gällivare (June 2 - August 24)

  • Kristinehamn - Mora (June 29 - August 9)


Attractions

 

Visit the Swedish Railway Museum

InterRaill pass holders receive a 50% discount on the railway museums in Gävle and Ängelholm.


Ticket information

The discount is only available in person. Present your InterRail pass at the ticket counter to receive your discount.

 

For more information visit the Jarnvagmuseum website.

 

Locations

  • Railway Museum Gävle, Rälsgatan 1 

    The museum is in walking distance of the mainstation of Gävle.

 

  • Railway Museum Ängelholm, Vid järnvägsstationen

    The museum is located next to Ängelholm main station.

 

Scenic view from train window in Smaland
Scenic view from train window in Smaland

Experience the Småland landscape from a narrow-gauge railway

InterRail pass holders get a 30% discount on tickets for the narrow-gauge railway route:

 

  • Hultsfred – Västervik


The discount is only available in person. Just present your InterRail pass at the ticket counter upon your arrival.
Please note that the train only runs in Summer (July - August).

 

For more information visit the Smalsparet website or e-mail the company.

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