Info for MAM visitors

MAM Visitors can find here some useful information on
accommodation and travel to Västerås.

Travel information

From Arlanda Stockholm International Airport to Västerås  

Airport buses info

Two bus companies run airport bases between Arlanda international airport and Västerås

FlixBus (Swebus)


For more info on airport buses from Arlanda International Airport to Västerås visit:

Arlanda airport is official international airport for Stockholm, Uppsala and Västerås.

It takes about 1,5-2 hours from Arlanda airport to Västerås by direct airport bus.

Airpot buses come to the bus terminal at Västerås train station. It takes just 15-20  minutes simple walk directly through the center to MDH. Check Google maps. One can also take from the station bus 2, 6, 21 to the stop Högskolan which is the stop in front of the University  (about 5-10 minutes from station to university by bus).  So, take a pleasent walk through the center if you do not have much luggage and weather is fine for you.

Taxi info

Accomodation suggestions close to the  Mälardalen University in Västerås.

Best Western Hotel Esplanade

This family run hotel within the franchise of Best Western provides neat and perfectly functional rooms. The hotel is situated very close to the university.

Elite Stadshotel

The Elite stadshotell is situated in a beautiful Art Noveau-style building in the city centre. The hotel offers comfortable rooms in different sizes.

First Hotel Plaza

Conveniently situated close to the train station, Hotel Plaza is housed in Västerås highest building. The recently refurbished rooms thus provide the visitor with a spectacular view of the city. The hotel is part of the First Hotel-chain of hotels.

Hotel Arkad

Hotel Västerås

Clarion Collection Hotel Etage

Abrins Hotel

Hem till Gården

There is also very pleasant place. It is in working distance (10-15 minutes) from University (with many busses going nearby direct in few minutes to Center and passing University), and nearby there are excellent training facilities if you like to keep yourself in shape by some sports and training.

Room support  

provides such accommodation for example for short periods from two weeks and longer and these apartments are good quality in the center.

Check also for these and other options:


for best prices.

See also

Tourist information

Contact the tourist information for more suggestions for accommodation and activities. 

Go to the webpage of Västerås tourist information