Sleeping in Airports

Stockholm Vasteras Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Stockholm Vasteras 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.

The upper floor is also a good place to find seats when its full downstairs.  – Mikael

VST 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 Stockholm Vasteras Airport.

What to Expect

stockholm vasteras airport guideStockholm Vasteras Airport (code: VST) has a tiny terminal that handles a few low-cost routes. Facilities are limited to a combination cafe/newsstand on the landside and a snack bar and duty-free on the airside. WiFi is available for a fee.

Where to Sleep

Due to limited operating hours, overnight stays are not possible. 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 Vasteras 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 Stockholm Vasteras Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Scandic Västerås – (7 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Best Western Ta Inn Hotel – (7 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates 
  • Abrins Hotell – (7 minutes from the airport) A small budget hotel close to the airport. No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates

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

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges at the airport.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Stockholm Vasteras Airport for a fee. The service is provided by Telia Homerun.

Additionally there is a computer near Gate 8 that you can use for a fee.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Not available.

Currency Exchange – Not available.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available at the airport. Newspapers/magazines are also available for purchase from the Landside restaurant.

Food & Drinks – There are no 24 hour food concessions available at the airport. A restaurant/cafe with outdoor seating is available landside. Airside offers a bar which also sells sandwiches and snacks.

Information Desk – Have any questions? Visit the airport Information Desk for assistance. It operates during the times of all incoming and outgoing flights.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

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

The airport terminal is open 8:00AM – 6:00PM (Mon – Fri) • 11:00AM – 5:30PM (Sat – Sun).


Stockholm Vasteras airport is served by the following airline:  Ryanair.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


The airport is well connected to the bus system.

Flygbussarna airport buses offer scheduled direct service between Vasteras Airport and City Terminal in downtown Stockholm.

Local bus 3 links the airport to Vasteras Central Train station, with departures available every 10 – 15 minutes.

Swebus connects the airport to Arlanda (Airport), Enköping and Västerås.

Car Rentals

The following car rental companies are located near the airport entrance: Avis • Europcar • Hertz • Sixt.


Taxis are available outside in front of the main entrance of the airport.

Last updated: 2021-10-20

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.