Much in Umeå is within walking distance. If you come by car, bus, train or flight, you will find answers to some of the most common questions regarding travel and parking.

general questions

Where can I find information about local buses?

Umeå lokaltrafik – Timetables, maps and fares for local public transport services in the Umeå region.


What sights in Umeå are possible to reach by local buses? 

Examples of places: Västerbottens Museum, Skulpturparken. Map to bus connections. 


Is it possible to go by bus to IKEA/Avion Shopping?

Yes, take bus no 2 to Söderslätts handelsområde.


Is there a shuttle or bus to and from the airport, how often does it go and how much is the fare?

Flygbuss (airport bus) – The airport bus provides connections for a majority of the departures to, and arrivals from, Arlanda and Bromma.


Where can I park in Umeå?

Follow the link below to a map where you can see the parking zones and car parks in central Umeå. Link to map.

Aimo Park in Umeå


Where can I park a bus?

Bus parking at the following locations:

Magasinsgatan 1-3, two parking spaces
Magasinsgatan 7, one parking space
Storgatan 44, one parking space
Sveagatan 21 (at Hotel Dragonen), three parking spaces
Dunkersgatan 5, one parking space
Mimer, Kungsgatan 75 (Elite Hotel Mimer Umeå), three parking spaces

Kungsgatan 75 - Permitted to park during the night for a fee. Other places have a parking ban at night.

Current parking information is available at the website of UPAB
Choose: Avgifsparkering - Bussparkering


Where can I park the motorhome?


Umeå centrum
Västra Kyrkogatan 25
Järnvägsallén 11
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First Camp Umeå
Only 10 minutes by car, north from Umeå center. Also possibility to empty the latrine.  Read more

Only about 30 minutes by car, by the sea, northeast of Umeå. Place for motorhome or caravan.
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Ratan (Quickstop), Robertsfors. Read more         
Lufta Camping, Robertsfors. Read more
Storsands camping, Ratan. Read more
Sikeå havscamping, Sikeå. Read more

Gräsmyrs bygdegård. Read more                   
Rundviks båtklubb.


Where can I charge my electric car?

In Västerbotten there are several places where you can easily charge your electric car. More information. 


Is there a guest jetty/harbour in the city centre?

Umeå guest jetty is situated in the centre of Umeå, there is also nearby guest harbours. Read more


Latrine drainage - Is there an opportunity for latrine drainage in Umeå?

Latrine -  closest to the city centre is First Camp Umeå, about 6 km north of the city centre.
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