Getting to Umeå

Umeå is the closest city to the European Trail Days and a bustling, youthful coastal town which has much to offer to visitors. 

Taking the Train from Stockholm to Umeå is a wonderful experience and quite affordable. Resrobot is a useful website for planning a trip with public transportation: https://reseplanerare.resrobot.se/index.html#!P|TP!histId|0!histKey|H111899 while you can book train tickets at https://www.sj.se/en/home.html#/ 

From Stockholm you also can take a connecting flight to Umeå (IATA Code is UME) with e.g. SAS. Airport website: https://www.swedavia.com/umea/ 

Visitors from Finland can take the ferry from Vaasa to Umeå, which takes them in four hours across the Baltic Sea. You can book your ferry tickets at https://www.wasaline.com/en/ – also make sure to book on the same website the bus tickets from the harbour to the city centre. 

In Umeå you could stay for example at the U&Me Hotel next to the river and right in the centre: http://bit.ly/35lszP4 and also the STF Hostel Umeå is in the centre: http://bit.ly/2PNpi4y 

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