As well as this advice, check out the travel advice for Sweden here: Foreign Travel Advice
Note that the tourist season attracts pickpockets and bag-snatchers in crowded areas. Keep your personal belongings, including passports and money, secure. You should also keep an eye on luggage, including in the overhead baggage compartment, when travelling on trains to and from the airport. There has been an increase in incidents where belongings have gone missing.
Passports, visas and travel insurance
British citizens do not need visas to enter Sweden or Denmark. Your passport should be in good condition and remain valid for the duration of your stay in Sweden.
Ensure that you have comprehensive travel insurance. You should also bring your European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). The EHIC card will give you access to Swedish/Danish health care if you have an accident or suddenly become ill. You will receive the necessary state-provided medical healthcare for a reduced cost.
Getting to the stadium
Detailed information on how to get to Malmö and the arena is available here:
If your British passport is lost or stolen whilst in Sweden, please contact the British Embassy for advice. The British Embassy in Sweden is located in Stockholm. The consular telephone lines are open Mon-Fri 9-11am. (NB: Visits to the consular section by appointments only.)
British Embassy Stockholm
115 93 Stockholm
Tel: +46 8 671 3000
There is also an Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark, which is closer to Malmö. (NB: Visits to the consular section by appointments only.)
British Embassy Copenhagen
2100 Copenhagen Ø
Tel: +45 (0) 35 44 52 00
Please note that if your passport is lost or stolen and you need an emergency passport, you will need to book an appointment with the Embassy and bring with you the following:
- 1 passport photograph
- Police report
- Travel itinerary or flight tickets
- Photo ID
- The fee (£95) in local currency (or Visa /MC)
Useful information - Sweden
The number for the emergency services in Sweden is: 112. For non urgent police matters: 114 14.
Public transport website for Malmö
Sweden’s offical website for tourism and travel information.
Skåne University Hospital
Södra Förstadsgatan 101
Tel: +46 (0)40- 33 10 00
Useful information - Denmark
The number for the emergency services in Denmark is: 112
Denmark’s offical website for tourism and travel information.
The main hospital in Copenhagen is Rigshospitalet
2100 København Ø
Tel.no. +45 (0)35 45 35 45