Getting to Åre
Åre mountain resort is Located in the Åre municipality of Sweden. Due to the location of Åre resort, at only 220 miles south of the Arctic Circle, the climate in Åre can be extreme.
Åre Sweden is only 90km from Ostersund, where the nearest international airport is located. Making it easily accessible to foreign visitors. The map below shows the driving directions from Ostersund to Åre.
Driving Directions from Ostersund to Åre
Head out of Ostersund towards Rödövägen Then join the E14 heading north west to Åre resort.
Flying in to Trondheim
International flights to Ostersund can be quite limited and Trondheim across the border in Norway offers a good alternative. While Trondheim is 170km away from Are it is relatively easy to get from there to the resort. There is a train station right next to the airport and with just one change at Hell Station this can get you to Are relatively quickly and easily. Alternatively if you prefer to drive the E14 east from Tronheim runs right through Are.
Getting to Åre Sweden
Getting to Åre Sweden by Train
Train is a convenient way to arrive in Are Sweden as the station is located right in the middle of Are village, there is also a station in Duved.
There is a regular train service between Malmö, Stockholm and Åre including a night train which can be a cost effective and comfortable way to travel. It is also possible to catch the train from Trondheim Airport to Are with just one change.
It is worth checking out EuRail if you are looking for more information about rail passes and train operators in and around Sweden.