How to find us

The Division of Physics Education Research is located in building 1, 1st floor of the Ångström Laboratory, Lägerhyddsvägen 1, about 2.5 km south of central Uppsala.

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From Arlanda airport

Stockholm-Arlanda International Airport is located between Uppsala and Stockholm, 36 km south of Uppsala. If you travel by plane to Arlanda Airport you can reach Uppsala by train, bus or taxi.
The train and bus will take you the central station in Uppsala.


Bus 801 leaves every 30 minutes and the trip takes about 40 minutes. The buses leave from Bus Stop number 13 (there is a stop with this number outside each terminal). Upplands Local Traffic.


The train leaves every 30 minutes from the main railway station beneath Sky City and the trip takes about 20 minutes. Please note this is not the station used by the Arlanda Express trains to Stockholm. Tickets can be bought from the railway ticket desk in the centre of Sky City. There are two train companies SJ and UL. Links to Trains (SJ and UL)


A taxi from Arlanda will cost around 500 SEK (depending on the time of day).


Take the E4 northwards to Uppsala. Drive approximately 28 km and then take the Uppsala Södra Exit to the “Gnista” roundabout. At the roundabout, take the third exit onto Kungsängsleden. Continue approximately 3 km on Kungsängsleden, passing through three traffic lights and crossing the Fyris River. Turn right on to Dag Hammarskjölds Road and continue approximately 400 m. At the small roundabout, take the first exit to the right on to Regementsvägen. Continue approximately 200 m and on your right, after the forest, you will see the Ångström Laboratory and the main entrance. Turn right and park at the large parking lot.

From Uppsala city centre


From Uppsala city centre to the Ångström Laboratory there are several city buses (1, 12, 20). On the Uppsala Local Traffic website you can find the appropriate time and bus number. For this you need to search for the trip between Uppsala Central Station and Polacksbacken bus stops. Only payment with Cards (NOT cash) is accepted on the buses.


Just outside the Central Station there is a roundabout where you can find the taxis.


If you have time, you can also have a nice walk which will take about 35 minutes.