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Uppsala Konsert & Kongress

Uppsala Konsert & Kongress, also known as UKK, is located in the centre of the Uppsala town. This magnificent building stands 8 floors high, and 37 metres tall (121 ft). It consists of 14,600 sq metres (157,153 sq ft) of function space.

The building is a first class establishment and offers a spectacular view of the city. Some of the landmarks of the city of Uppsala that can be viewed from the building is the Cathedral and the Castle.

The very unusual and expressive architectural structure of the Concert and Congress Hall, as well as the capacity of its function space, will offer visitors a landmark to admire and an unusual and unique place to hold their events.

The world famous Danish architect firm Henning Larsen Tegnestue created Uppsala Konsert & Kongress.

Cheap and environmental friendly

The Uppsala International Guitar Festival cares about the environment and recommends a climate-friendly way of travelling when you're coming to see and listen to our guitar heroes. We are very proud of our co-operation with Upplands Lokaltrafik (UL) which offers you the possibility to travel favorably on all regional and local buses, as well as on Upptåget. For a favourable price, purchase your travel tickets in conjunction with your concert tickets online at Ticnet. For timetables, see: UL.

By train

Stockholm-Uppsala commuter trains every half hour! Trains run from Uppsala until at. 00:26 at night.

Your SL-pass can be combined with an additional ticket when traveling from Stockholm to Uppsala.

Reduced prices with UL, locally and regionally.

Timetables and info:

By bus

Purchase tickets in connection with the purchase of concert tickets at Ticnet. They are valid within the UL zones. Not on SL commuter train.

Local bus:
35 SEK roundtrip. 

Upptåget and UL's regional buses:
60 SEK roundtrip. 

Travels from other parts of Sweden to Uppsala/Stockholm: 
By car

From central Stockholm, it takes about 50 minutes to get to Uppsala via E4. 

From Gävle, it takes about an hour to travel to Uppsala by car via the E4. 

From Örebro, it is a two hour drive.

There is ample of parking not far from the UKK.

Uppsala Konsert & Kongress
Visiting address:
Vaksala torg 1, Uppsala
Tel: + 46 (0)18 727 90 00

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18 minutes to Arlanda Airport
40 minutes to Stockholm
50 minutes to Gävle
4 minutes to Uppsala travel center
2 minutes to the nearest garage

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Uppsala International Guitar Festival
Uppsala, Sweden
VAT SE556735-9103

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