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Travel Details

For travel details and information within the funding please contact Jacquelyn Gosse (Mayo Clinic) or Maria Olsson (Karolinska Institutet). Below you can find more information regarding hotels, sightseeing and transportation in and around Rochester and Stockholm.

Visiting Karolinska Institutet

Please find information below regarding hotels, sightseeing and transportation in and around Stockholm


Arlanda Airport

Airport Transfer

Arlanda Express (fast train Stockholm-Arlanda airport)

Flygbussarna (Airport busses Stockholm-Arlanda airport)

If you take the bus “Flygbussarna” (direction “Liljeholmen) from the airport, the bus stop directly at KI Campus and opposite to the Elite Carolina Tower Hotel is “Karolinska Institutet, Eugeniavägen.”  Make sure that you catch the bus heading to “Liljeholmen.” Tickets can be bought online or on the bus:

  • 99 SEK (approximately $10) when you buy the ticket on the website or in the app.
  • 119 SEK (approximately $12) when you buy the ticket at the ticket desk, ticket machines or on the bus. VISA, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, VISA Electron and Maestro are accepted. You cannot pay with cash on the bus.


SL (Public Transportation)




Elite Hotel Carolina Tower 

This year, guests will be staying at the new Elite Hotel located across from the Karolinska University Hospital: Elite Hotel Carolina Tower, Stockholm. You may make reservations through this website for the Mayo Clinic/Karolinska Institutet discount.  If you plan on spending additional days, you will have to make a separate reservation for that night using code 4854732 and then email asking them to link the two reservations together so you have the same room.

KI Housing

Find your way on KI Campus

Maps KI Campus

Visa Information

The Swedish Migration Agency

Travel information from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs

U.S. Embassy in Stockholm




Visiting Mayo Clinic

Please find information below regarding hotels and transportation in and around Rochester


Kahler Grant Hotel



Minneapolis- Saint Paul International Airport

Rochester International Airport


Rochester Shuttle Service

Traveling to Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota

Maps of Mayo Clinic