StarCraft II World Championship Series Europe Finals is happening in Ericsson Globe 15-16 september. Are you not from Stockholm or Sweden? Check out our travel guide below.
In Europe you can travel easily to Stockholm from many European cities and International destinations with various airline carriers. Ryanair is also flying to Skavsta Aiport, next to Stockholm, where you can find cheap flight tickets from many european destinations. Links:
Travel with SJ in Sweden. Check www.sj.se to find train’s to Stockholm. You can also find direct trains from Copenhagen and Oslo.
A cheaper alternative is to take the bus. Swebus have buses from almost all Swedish cities and from Copenhagen and Oslo. Find more information and tickets at www.swebus.se
From Arlanda Airport (Stockholm) you can either go by train, 20 minutes, with the Arlanda Express (www.arlandaexpress.se) or by bus, 45 minutes, with Flygbussarna (www.flygbussarna.se). Tickets can be bought at the airport or at the websites.
Take the underground passage from Centralstation to T-centralen to reach the subway system. Take the green line from T-centralen towards Hagsätra to Globen. Tickets are bought at the gates or at the kiosk “Pressbyrån” inside the Centralstation. A direct Taxi will be around 20 euro from Central station to Stockholm Globe Arenas.
Address – Ericsson Globe; Stockholm Globe Arenas
Arenavägen 2, Stockholm
Detailed map of the Globe Arenas area here.
More information about visiting Stockholm:
Go to visitstockholm.com
All participants will get a DISCOUNTED RATE on Quality Hotel Globe hotel rooms during the weekend. If you book your room via telephone +46 (0) 771 – 66 67 00 or via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org mentioning the discount code: STARCRAFT you’ll get a double room including breakfast for 1075:- / per night. You need to provide your credit card details when booking and you’ll pay on-site. Discount is only applicable during 14-17th of September.
This discounted price is perfect for all StarCraft II-fans that doesn’t live in Stockholm and still want to participate in the event.
Skanstull Hostel – A low cost Hostel, a small walk and two metro stations away from venue: skanstulls.se
Clarion Hotel Stockholm – Two metro stations away from venue: clarionstockholm.com
You can find hundreds of different accommodations here booking.com and hotels.com
More information about the event and how to get event tickets.