Broadband is the “best in Sweden”
Skellefteå is an IT hub in the region, with excellent access to dark fiber. Thanks to stable and well-developed urban networks all companies can access a high standard of broadband, often described as “Sweden’s best.”
Skellefteå airport is the people’s airport
Skellefteå Airport is owned by the people of Skellefteå. It has around 1,600 flights per year and is one of the ten largest airports in Sweden. The airport plays an important role in the development of Skellefteå with regular domestic and international flights. The airport makes it quick and easy to get to and from the city.
You can access the airport easily by bus or taxi – the city center is only 15 km away.
Freight transport on land and sea
The port of Skellefteå is a major player among the ports of northern Sweden. Each year, the port processes two million tonnes of cargo. The port has a short approach and good connections with both the E4 north-south highway and the rail line, a combination that makes Skellefteå attractive to many industries. There are also good storage facilities and modern equipment.
If you travel by train to Skellefteå you will travel by SJ. The train station closest to Skellefteå is in Bastuträsk. From Bastuträsk you take a bus into Skellefteå.