Friday 2rd August
10:00 Bike course familiarization - Posthusplatsen
11:00 Swim course familiarization
18:00 Race Briefing
Saturday 3th August
13:30 - 14:30 Elite Female Athlete’s Lounge Check in
14:00 - 14:45 Elite Female Transition Area Check in
14:15 - 14:45 Elite Female Swim warm up
14:50 Elite Female Athletes’ Presentation
15:00 Elite Female race start
16:00 - 17:00 Elite Male Athlete’s Lounge Check in
16:30 - 17:15 Elite Male Transition Area Check in
16:45 - 17:15 Elite Male Swim warm up
17:20 Elite Male Athletes’ Presentation
17:30 Elite Male race start
Copenhagen Airport is on the Danish side of the Öresund Bridge. You travel with Öresundståg from the airport to Malmö in 20 minutes. A ticket costs 10 EUR. If you choose to take a taxi to Malmö it costs around 75 EUR.
Malmö Airport is 30 km east of Malmö. It is used mainly for domestic flights. The airport bus takes about half an hour and costs 10 EUR for an adult. A taxi to Malmö costs around 45 EUR.
The Central Station is very centrally located, close to Stortorget and the pedestrian street.
There is a direct connection to Berlin most days. Otherwise, the best way to connect with trains to Europe is via Copenhagen.
Malmö is located on the coast in the very south of Sweden and is accessible by plane to either Malmö or Copenhagen.
Kastrup, Copenhagen airport
If you choose tp fly to Copenhagen you get the chance to cross the spectacular Öresund Bridge, by train, bus or taxi. For more information on how to get to Malmö, visit:
Train is the easiest way to get from Kastrup to Malmo. The train station “København Lufthavn” is located below the airport’s Terminal 3, just at the base of the escalators.
Trains depart for Malmö every 20 minutes and a single ticket for adults costs 110 SEK. You can also by a Duo/Family ticket for 198 SEK. Travel time to Malmö Central Station is about 20 minutes. You find more information on http://www.skanetrafiken.se. On the site you can easilytranslate the information
Tickets cannot be bought on board the train. Tickets needs to be purchased beforehand with cash or credit card at any of the ticket kiosks located in Terminal 3 at Kastrup or (when going the other direction) in the Central station in Malmö. At Kastrup it is also possible to purchase your train ticket on DSB’s ticket office located in Terminal 3 just above the train station. You may also purchase tickets on Öresundstågets website http://www.oresundstag.se.
Bicycles are allowed as free of charge luggage on board the train if they are packaged in a protective casing, otherwise you will need to purchase a separate ticket for the bicycle. There is space for up to 9 bicycles on the train.
Sturup, Malmö airport
Bus is the easiest way to get from Sturup to Malmö. The bus station is located right outside the airport main entrance.
Buses to Malmö leave 1 or 2 times every hour and a single ticket costs 115 SEK for adults. Travel time is about 40-50 minutes to Malmö Central Station.
You can buy tickets on board by cash or credit card or at the ticket kiosk located at the bus station.
Bicycles may be brought free of charge depending upon availability. The bicycle has to be packaged in a protective casing.