Getting there & away
The small airport (68000; www.lfv.se), 9km east of the town, has daily nonstop flights to/from Stockholm with SAS (0770-727727; www.scandinavian.net). An airport bus (Skr50) connects with most flights.
Regional buses in this vast region are run by Länstrafiken Norrbotten (020-470047; www.ltnbd.se). Buses operate from the bus station (Hjalmar Lundbohmsvägen), opposite the Stadshus, and serve all major settlements. Bus No 91 runs two or three times daily to Riksgränsen via Abisko.