A step-by-step travel guide. Take the train from London to Stockholm

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Travel time
19h

Traveling by train from London to Stockholm is an unforgettable journey. The journey takes 2 days , through beautiful landscapes, passing Brussels , Cologne , Hamburg and Copenhagen on the way.

Prices from
€458

Day 1

    London United Kingdom
    Brussels Belgium
    Brussels

    Have a nice lunch and switch trains in Brussels.

      Brussels Belgium
      Cologne Germany
        Cologne Germany
        Hamburg Germany
        Hamburg

        Spend 1 night in Hamburg

        Day 2

          Hamburg Germany
          Copenhagen Denmark
          Copenhagen

          Get some snacks and hop on the next train in Copenhagen.

            Copenhagen Denmark
            Stockholm Sweden
            Stockholm

            Arrive at your final destination, Stockholm .

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            Leaving from London United Kingdom
            Going to Stockholm Sweden

            Good to know when traveling from London to Stockholm

            What happens if I miss my connecting train?

            Missed trains connections can happen, but no need to panic. If we plan our trips well, a potential delay is not that big of a problem. Here are a few things to think about:

            Before you travel

            • Plan trips that can handle a bit of delay. If you're switching trains, perhaps to jump on a night train, you should always have extra time so that you don't miss your connection if you're running late.
            • Consider getting additional travel insurance. If a train is canceled or you miss a connection, you might need to get new tickets if you're unlucky. Travel insurances can cover this extra cost.

            If you've missed your train

            International rail travel is protected by the CIV rules - which means you're usually allowed to travel on the next available train free of charge.

            • Always save your tickets. You might need them later.
            • Ask the ticket inspector to validate your tickets as evidence of the delay.
            • When arriving at the next station, ask the station staff what to do next.
            • If you need to buy new tickets, save all receipts so that you can later show them to your travel insurer when making a claim.

            Travel insurance

            International train journeys in Europe are covered by the CIV protection rules, a set of rules to make it easier to travel cross-boarder with train. Primarily providing compensation for lost baggage and a guarantee of onward transport.

            You can find out if your journey is covered by CIV by checking the tickets. "CIV" should then be printed in a corner.

            But...

            ...there are many cases when these rules does not apply. Therefore All Aboard advise you to have a valid travel insurance before going on your trip. It's never a fun thing either to miss a connection or to loose your luggage, we know, therefore it's very useful to have an insurance where you're fully covered.

            Is there wifi on the train?

            There are few things as nice as watching a movie, listening to a good podcast or getting some work done on the train. And fortunately most long-distance trains in Europe today offer free wifi onboard .

            Eurostar , Renfe , SNCF and Deutsche Bahn let you get access to wifi on the majority of their trains. If having wifi is very important to you, the best way to really know if wifi is available is to google the train number (that can be found on your ticket) and you'll find out.

            For EU residents

            Should the wifi connection let you down, as an EU resident, you still have the luxury to take advantage of free roaming in all EU countries, just remember to turn on roaming in your phone's settings. If you are an EU resident traveling through a non-EU country such as Switzerland, the UK, or Norway, it could be a good idea to bring a 4G dongle in your bag, and switch off roaming to avoid hefty bills.