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For visitors

Here you find directions on how to get to Mälardalen University and you can download campus maps.

Addresses and opening hours

Visiting address

Västerås, Högskoleplan 1
Eskilstuna, Hamngatan 15

Postal address

Mälardalens högskola, Box 883, 721 23 Västerås, Sweden
Mälardalens högskola, Box 325, 631 05 Eskilstuna, Sweden

Opening hours

Opening hours for the public:

  • Monday – Thursday: 08:00-19:00
  • Friday: 08:00-16:00

Campus is accessible for students with a university card:

Opening hours: weekdays 05.30–22.00
Weekends/Holidays: 06.30–22.00
Computer rooms are open 07.00–22.00.

As a student you can access the University’s facilities by using your key card.

How to act in case of a specific incident

  1. Save lives.
  2. Ring 112.
  3. Contact Mälardalen University’s (MDH) crisis official on standby on the following telephone number 073-960 88 22.
  4. Remember to leave your name and phone number when you raise the alarm or contact the Management Group.

The official on standby will answer MDH's hotline 24/7 and convenes the Management Team for Crisis and Alert Situations (LKB) when necessary. The team will make strategic decisions on crisis management for staff and students. The group coordinates internal and external information regarding the incident.

Arriving by car

Eskilstuna: Turn off the E20 motorway at the Årby exit (follow sign towards "centrum"). Drive straight along Västergatan until you pass the bridge over "Eskilstunaån". Turn right at the roundabout along Hamngatan. After approximately 250 meters you will see Campus Eskilstuna to your left. Several parking spaces is located close by the University.

Map and directions to campus Eskilstuna (in Google Maps) External link.

Västerås: Turn off the E18 motorway at Rocklundamotet (exit 132). Drive along Vasagatan towards "centrum". After ca 700 metres, turn left to "Högskolan". Parking is available both in front of and behind the University building.

Map and directions to campus Västerås (in Google maps) External link.


Eskilstuna: The University bus stop is at Hamngatan 15 (in front of the University).

Västerås: City buses 2 or 6, and regional bus 21, go from Västerås Bus Terminal to the "Högskolan" bus stop.



The University is located about a five-minute walk from Eskilstuna Railway Station. Travelling by train to Eskilstuna from:

  • Stockholm - 1 hour
  • Västerås - 32 minutes
  • Örebro - 1 hour


The University is located about a fifteen-minute walk from Västerås Railway Station. Travelling by train to Västerås from:

  • Stockholm - 1 hour
  • Eskilstuna - 32 minutes
  • Örebro - 54 minutes

Campus maps

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