Travelling to Gotland

From Sweden

There are several airlines flying daily from major cities in Sweden to Visby in Gotland. Flight time is approximately 45 minutes.

Next Jet
Malmo Aviation
Scandinavian Airlines

There are daily passenger and car ferry services to Visby from Nynashamn 35 miles south of Stockholm and Oskarhamn. Journey time approximately 3 hours.

Destination Gotland

From outside Sweden

You can connect with flights to Visby via Arlanda Stockholm from most international cities.

Scandinavian Airlines

Directions to Jakobs from Visby

You will need a car to reach the house and travel around the island. From Visby you drive south on the coastal road 140 to reach Eksta, our parish. The drive takes around 45 minutes from Visby airport and is approximately 50km. We will provide detailed directions upon booking.

Car Hire

There are several car hire companies that operate from Visby airport including Europcar, Avis and Herz. For a budget alternative we recommend Uthyrningen located in Visby Harbour.

We will be happy to offer advice on travelling to the island and car hire if you require it.

Please email any questions to