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Getting There

By Plane -- There are two daily flights between Stockholm and Växjö, arriving at the Växjö Airport, 9km (5 1/2 miles) north of the center. For flight information, call tel. 0470/75-85-00; www.smalandairport.se.

By Train -- There are train connections from Gothenburg, leaving at 7am daily and arriving in Växjö at noon; from Malmö, leaving at 6:14am and arriving in Växjö at 12:18pm. Trains arrive hourly throughout the day from Kalmar. Call tel. 771/75-75-75.

By Bus -- From Stockholm, buses leave Monday to Saturday (take Express Bus) at 9am and 4pm; Sunday at noon, 1:30, 3, and 5pm. Call tel. 771/67-67-67.

By Car -- From Stockholm, take E4 south to Norrköping, then continue south along E66 to Kalmar. At Kalmar, head west on Route 25.

Visitor Information

The Växjö Tourist Information Centre, Stadsbiblioteket, Västra Esplanaden 7 (P.O. Box 1222), 351 12 Växjö (tel. 0470/414-10; www.vaxjo.se), is open mid-June to mid-August Monday to Friday 9:30am to 6pm, Saturday 10am to 3pm; off season, it's open Monday to Friday 9:30am to 4:30pm. Closed June 20 through 22.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.