Sleeping in Airports

Östersund Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Östersund Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

you can sleep under a rain-protected roof on a 2 meters long (but hard) bench, just bring a sleeping bag (can be very cold). – miicoo

OSD Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Östersund Airport.

What to Expect

ostersund airport guideÖstersund Airport (code: OSD) has a small terminal that handles domestic and seasonal flights. Facilities are clean but basic, limited to an airside eatery and a duty-free shop.  The free WiFi helps to pass the time. For added comfort while you wait, economy class passengers can pay to enter a lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Where to Sleep

We have no sleep-related reviews, but it seems this airport closes nightly. Have a backup plan if you’re camping out!  For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

Covid-19 Update

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change. Some services and facilities may remain closed or operate with reduced hours.  Airport tips and suggestions in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. If you are planning to sleep in the public area of the terminal overnight, have a back-up plan! We’ve heard from a few travellers at other airports and they were not permitted to stay overnight. We’re not sure if that will apply to this airport, until a reader lets us know the current situation. We will start updating all of our guides in October 2021.  To help us with this massive update, you can add or update information or write a review and submit photos and airport tips.

For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Östersund Airport Guide.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.  For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Östersund Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Quality Hotel & Resort Froso Park – (3 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Clarion Hotel Grand Ostersund – (10 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel Emma – (12 minutes from the airport) An airport shuttle is available for arriving flights. The cost is 75 SEK.  » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Östersund Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter by paying at the door. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available at Östersund Airport for up to 3 hours or 100mb of data download. Connect to the “Airport-Guest” network. For additional time, you can pay SEK 49 (1 hour) – SEK 129 (24 hours).

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

ATMs / Cash Machines – Not available.

Duty Free & Shopping –  Duty Free is available. Hours: open according to airport hours of operation.

Food & Drinks – Food options are limited to one restaurant located airside. There are no 24 hour food options in the airport.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Location: Landside

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

While it appears that this airport closes overnight, as of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation.  If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.


Östersund airport is served by the following airlines: AIS Airlines • BRA • Direktflyg • EasyJet • Norwegian • SAS.


Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


An airport bus service runs between the airport and Frösön/Östersund, scheduled to coordinate with all departing and arriving flights. Service to Odensala and Torvalla is available for flights arriving after 10:00PM. Total trip time between the airport and central Östersund is about 15 – 20 minutes. At the time of this update, one-way ticket (payable with credit card only) costs SEK 90 or SEK 45 if you are under the age of 20.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Avis • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt.


Taxis are readily available during airport hours of operation. As of this update, the fare for the ride between the airport and the city center is 320SEK. If you wish, a taxi can be pre-booked, visit the Östersund Airport website for a list of taxi providers.

Last updated: 2020-06-16

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.