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"Tunnelbana", the Stockholm metro

The Stockholm metro, also known as the "Tunnelbana", is a rapid transit system that serves the city of Stockholm, Sweden. It is one of the most extensive metro networks in the world.


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The Stockholm metro, also known as the Tunnelbana, is something I truly value in Stockholm. It greatly simplifies my life and provides a genius way to travel throughout the city quickly. It is well-organized, clean, and user-friendly, which makes living in Sweden even more enjoyable due to the high quality of life.


with three main lines and 100 stations covering a total length of about 110 kilometers (68 miles). The system is known for its unique art installations in many of its stations, which have earned it the nickname "the world's longest art gallery."

The first line of the Stockholm metro opened in 1950, and the network has since expanded to serve most of the city and its suburbs. The metro operates on a frequent and reliable schedule, with trains running from early morning until late at night. The trains are clean, comfortable, and equipped with free Wi-Fi, making them a popular mode of transportation for locals and visitors alike.

One unique feature of the Stockholm metro is the use of pre-paid fare cards, which can be purchased at stations or online. The fare system is based on the distance travelled, with higher fares for longer journeys.


The metro also offers discounted fares for students, seniors, and children.

Overall, the Stockholm metro is a convenient and efficient way to get around the city, with the added bonus of experiencing the city's vibrant art scene along the way.


If you are planning to visit or move to Stockholm in the near future, it is important to keep in mind that the Tunnelbana will likely become a part of your daily routine.



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