SEB Gothenburg 2017

Before you arrive


Some foreign citizens are required to apply for a visa before travelling to Sweden. A full list of the nationalities this applies to can be found here.


The currency used in Gothenburg is the Swedish Krona (SEK). Bank notes are printed in values of 20, 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1,000 Krona and coin values of 1, 2, 5 and 10 Krona. There is no limit on the amount of Swedish and foreign currency taken into Sweden. 

Credit cards

Major credit and debit cards are accepted widely in shops, hotels and taxis. Restrictions may apply to American Express and Diners.

Foreign exchange facilities

A number of exchange offices are located in central Gothenburg and at the airports. Please enquire at your hotel reception for the closest office and opening hours. 


The electrical current in Sweden is 220V/50Hz. Round European-style two-pin plugs are used. 

Tourist Information

Gothenburg Guides

This app gives you the best tips and hints on Gothenburg's history and some of the great sightseeing you can do when away from the conference.

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Västtrafik Travel planner

This app will help you plan your travel whilst staying in Gothenburg. It provides information on the fastest way to reach your destination, what type of transport to take, and which ticket is most suitable.

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