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Linkoping, Ostergotlands Lan, Sweden

How much does it cost to travel to Linkoping?

You should plan to spend around $112 (kr1,183) per day on your vacation in Linkoping. This is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors.

Past travelers have spent, on average for one day:

  • $41 (kr436) on meals
  • $18 (kr193) on local transportation
  • $111 (kr1,171) on hotels

A one week trip to Linkoping for two people costs, on average, $1,563 (kr16,563). This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travelers to help you plan your own travel budget.

  • Average Daily Cost Per person, per day
  • One Week Per person
  • 2 Weeks Per person
  • One Month Per person
  • One Week For a couple
  • 2 Weeks For a couple
  • One Month For a couple
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How much does a one week, two week, or one month trip to Linkoping cost?

A one week trip to Linkoping usually costs around $782 (kr8,281) for one person and $1,563 (kr16,563) for two people. This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

A two week trip to Linkoping on average costs around $1,563 (kr16,563) for one person and $3,127 (kr33,126) for two people. This cost includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

Please note, prices can vary based on your travel style, speed, and other variables. If you're traveling as a family of three or four people, the price per person often goes down because kid's tickets are cheaper and hotel rooms can be shared. If you travel slower over a longer period of time then your daily budget will also go down. Two people traveling together for one month in Linkoping will often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.

A one month trip to Linkoping on average costs around $3,350 (kr35,492) for one person and $6,700 (kr70,984) for two people. The more places you visit, the higher the daily price will become due to increased transportation costs.

Independent Travel

Traveling Independently to Linkoping has many benefits including affordabilty, freedom, flexibility, and the opportunity to control your own experiences.

All of the travel costs below are based on the experiences of other independent travelers.

Is Linkoping expensive to visit?

Prices in Linkoping are reasonable and comparable to your average travel destination. Hotels, food, and sightseeing are generally within normal price ranges.

Within Europe, which is known to be an expensive region, Linkoping is a moderately priced destination compared to other places. The overall cost of travel here is fair for the region and comparable to Bled or Tartu.

For more details, and to find out if it's within your travel budget, see Is Linkoping Expensive?

How much money do I need for a trip to Linkoping?

The average Linkoping trip cost is broken down by category here for independent travelers. All of these Linkoping travel prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

Category Cost
Accommodation 1 (Double Occupancy) kr1,171 ($111)
Local Transportation 1 kr193 ($18)
Food 2 kr436 ($41)
Entertainment 1 kr261 ($25)
Alcohol 2 kr104 - 311 ($10 - 29)
Accommodation Budget in Linkoping
Average Daily Costs

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The average price paid for one person for accommodation in Linkoping is $55 (kr586). For two people sharing a typical double-occupancy hotel room, the average price paid for a hotel room in Linkoping is $111 (kr1,171). This cost is from the reported spending of actual travelers.

  • Accommodation1 Hotel or hostel for one person
  • Accommodation1 Typical double-occupancy room

Hotel Prices in Linkoping

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Transportation Budget in Linkoping
Average Daily Costs

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  • The cost of a taxi ride in Linkoping is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent $18 (kr193) per person, per day, on local transportation in Linkoping.

  • Transportation1 Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.

Flights to Linkoping
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Rental Cars in Linkoping
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Food Budget in Linkoping
Average Daily Costs

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  • While meal prices in Linkoping can vary, the average cost of food in Linkoping is $41 (kr436) per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Linkoping should cost around $16 (kr174) per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner. The price of food in sit-down restaurants in Linkoping is often higher than fast food prices or street food prices.

  • Food2 Meals for one day

Entertainment Budget in Linkoping
Average Daily Costs

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  • Entertainment and activities in Linkoping typically cost an average of $25 (kr261) per person, per day based on the spending of previous travelers. This includes fees paid for admission tickets to museums and attractions, day tours, and other sightseeing expenses.

  • Entertainment1 Entrance tickets, shows, etc.

Alcohol Budget in Linkoping
Average Daily Costs

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  • The average person spends about $20 (kr207) on alcoholic beverages in Linkoping per day. The more you spend on alcohol, the more fun you might be having despite your higher budget.

  • Alcohol2 Drinks for one day

Linkoping On a Budget
Linkoping Linkoping, Sweden
Linkoping is in the northern portion of the Gotaland region and is the capital of Ostergotland county. The city has all of the amenities of a larger city, but manages to maintain the feel and atmosphere of a quaint small town. This is mainly due to the lack of tall buildings within the city limits. Building height is restricted by the nearby military airfield, so Linkoping has a cosy ambiance that leads you to believe that you're somewhere hidden away. The university that is located here also helps create the feel of a college town. The students are well integrated into city life and help bring energy and entertainment to town, both in the form of cultural events during the day as well and an active night life in the evening.

The regions surrounding Linkoping are predominantly farmland. A fun day's activity is to rent a bicycle and head out of town. There are some interesting castles and churches as you venture further into the countryside.

Linkoping's climate is warmer than you might expect for its latitude but still quite cool. Temperatures during the summer months typically reach an average high of around 20 degrees Celsius, and during the winter months the highs are around freezing. The summer months are usually wetter than the winter months.
Linkoping has some interesting buildings and museums that are fun to check out. Specifically, you should make a point of swinging by Linkoping Cathedral, Linkoping Castle, City Hall and Gamla Linkoping. The cathedral was originally built in the 12th century and the castle dates back to the 13th century. Gamla Linkoping is an open air museum that has beautiful buildings that show how life was during the 19th century. Some of the area's best museums include the Swedish Air Force Museum, Linkopings Slotts and Domkyrkomuseum, and Ostergotland County Museum.
Downtown Linkoping, or the Inner City is both the commerical and cultural heart of the city. It has many of the town's shops, restaurants, bars, museums, and churches. It is also where you'll find Tinnerbacksbadet, which is a heated artificial lake.

Popular activities around Linkoping include walking around the city, visiting Linkopings Tradgardsforening park, watching a hockey game at Linkoping HC's arena, and enjoying a boat trip on the Kinda canal. During the school year there is also a lively nightlife when the students are out enjoying themselves.

If you're interested in shopping then there are some interesting places to buy souvenirs. Kanevad wood art shop is worth visiting as is Cloettas Chokladbod, or Cloetta Chocolate Shop. There are also a few malls in the city center and a shopping center to the north of the city that has some big stores.
Food and Dining
There are a wide variety of restaurant options around town that cater to all tastes and budgets. Interesting budget options include Thai, Mediterranean, sushi, American, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese. If you want to try a more expensive restaurant without paying for dinner prices, then one option is to go for Saturday lunch. Many restaurants offer a limited menu during what is called "Saturday Shopping Lunch". This runs from noon until 3:00 pm. Lunches during the week also tend to be more affordable.

If you're in town during the summer months then it is worth checking out Bosses Glassbar. This is a unique ice cream shop that sells fresh ice cream in a fun atmosphere. It's popular with the locals and on hot days you can anticipate a line forming outside the door.

You'll also find many coffee houses and cafes around town, particularly near the main square and central parts of the city. These offer a great place to relax and enjoy the local atmosphere. Traditional Swedish coffee has recently been diversified by the influences of Italian and other European coffee. Now you'll find dozens of variations of coffee which you can enjoy.

Buses are the only form of public transportation available in Linkoping. The lines begin at Resecentrum, where you can pick up a schedule and ask for directions. Before boarding the bus you must purchase a ticket, as the drivers do not accept cash. You can buy tickets at Quickomats. Taxis are another option, but they are quite expensive. Alternatively, biking in Linkoping can be quite enjoyable. In 2002 the city was named the "Swedish Biking City of the Year." Head to a bike shop and you can pick up a special biking map that will help you navigate the city and the surrounding areas.


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1 Categories averaged on a per-item basis.
2 Categories averaged on a per-day basis.
For example, the Food2 daily average is for all meals for an entire day, while Entertainment1 is for each individual purchase. Thus, the overall daily average cost is not a summation of the individual categories.

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