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Travel and accommodation

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Vansbrosimningen All Inclusive

Visit Dalarna and Grand Hotel Elektra offers a special travel package for Vansbrosimningen. You have the possibility to book a package which includes accommodation and transport from the hotel to Vansbro.

Get more information about the packages here.

Arriving in Vansbro

Be prepared that there can be a lot of traffic on the roads to and from Vansbro so be out in good time and equipped with a happy mood. Vansbrosimningen is an Eco-labeled Event and we ask you to travel collectively and by train/bus as far as possible.

Travel by car

Follow the traffic hosts’ directions to the car parks. Drive carefully and be sure to be out in good time.

Travel directions

Travel by train

Vansbro is not served by trains for passenger traffic. Trains can be booked with the final destination Vansbro, note that the journey continues by bus from Borlänge station.

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Local traffic

Dalatrafik runs local and regional bus services to and from Vansbro. Line 121 operates the Borlänge-Vansbro section. From the bus stop in Vansbro it is about five minutes walking distance to the arena. Bus ticket can be purchased on the bus, vending machines, mobile ticket and at Dalatrafik's service office. For ticket and purchase information see Dalatrafik's website.

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Vansbro is a small town with limited accommodation possibilities so be sure to be out in good time when booking your accommodation.

Visit Dalarna

Welcome to Vansbro and Dalarna! Book your accommodation through us, we have Dalarna's largest accommodation offer and can offer everything from campsites to hotels via our online booking. If you want to live close to Vansbro, it is mainly private cottages, accommodation in our schools and parking places available.

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Leksand Strand

Leksand Strand is located north of Leksand on Siljan's beach, one hour by car from Vansbro. Leksand Strand offers camping, cottages and one of Sweden's most complete facilities with pool, restaurants, evening entertainment, arcade, kiosk and mini disco. The area is also home to Sweden's finest adventure golf course and the most appreciated Summerland so take the chance and make your Vansbro participation a holiday for the whole family!

Book through Leksand Strand

Facebook group

"Boende under Vansbroveckan" is a Facebook Group for those who offer and seek private accommodation during the event days.

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