How to find us

Halmstad Theatre is in Halmstad city centre, just a stone’s throw from the banks of the River Nissan. We are close to a host of fine restaurants, several hotels and Halmstad’s beautiful, award-winning city library.

The city is easy to reach by public transport, road and air. In February 2020, a ferry service was launched connecting Halmstad to the Danish town of Grenaa.

Entrances and visiting address

The map below shows the various entrances to the theatre.

Events/main entrance: Fredsgatan 5, 302 46 Halmstad External link, opens in new window.
Conferences: Kungsgatan 25B, 302 46 Halmstad External link, opens in new window.
Office (booked meetings): 2nd Floor, Kungsgatan 25, 302 46 Halmstad.

Click on the icon in the top right-hand corner to open Google Maps. To view and hide layers, and to see all parking spaces and entrances, click on the icon in the top left-hand corner.

Cars and parking

Halmstad Theatre is easy to reach Halmstad Theatre. For directions from your point of departure, click on Directions in the white box in the top left-hand corner of the map above.

Halmstads Teater når du enkelt med bil. För vägbeskrivning från din avreseort klicka på texten "Visa en större karta" i den vita rutan uppe i vänstra hörnan på kartan ovan.

Parking spaces

There are over 7,200 municipal parking spaces in Halmstad city centre. There are also additional parking spaces belonging to private companies.

The parking garage Gamletull is approximately 200 metres from Halmstad Theatre, with its entrance on Kungsgatan. You can park around the clock in the garage, but it is only open between 05:00 and 24:00. There is also street parking close to the theatre. See all municipal parking spaces and parking garages.

There are two parking garages on the other side of the River Nissan, Torggaraget and Combi, approximately 300 metres from Halmstad Theatre, both of which are accessed from Hamngatan.

There are disabled parking spaces adjacent to Halmstad Theatre and in the Gamletull parking garage. For details of disabled parking spaces, please see under Accessibility.

Paying parking fees

You can pay parking fees by card in the pay and display machines or one of the parking apps SMS-park, EasyPark or Parkster.

Click on the icon in the top right-hand corner to open Google Maps. To view and hide layers, and to see all parking spaces and entrances, click on the icon in the top left-hand corner.

Taxis

There are several taxi firms in Halmstad, including:

  • Flygtaxi central booking telephone: 020 97 97 97
  • Sverigetaxi telephone: 035 21 80 00
  • Taxi Tre Hjärtan i Halmstad AB telephone: 035 13 37 72
  • Sennans Taxi telephone: 035 661 11

City buses

All timetables for Halmstad’s city buses are available from service provider Hallandstrafiken. Search for routes at hallandstrafiken.se, destination bus stop Österskans.

The bus stop Österskans is located outside Halmstad Theatre. The stop is served by the lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 7 and 15, which call at stops A and B approximately 100 metres from the main entrance of Halmstad Theatre. Lines 6, 12 and 14 call at stops C and D, which are just under 50 metres from the main entrance.

Halmstad Theatre is approximately 400 metres from stops A and B at Halmstad Resecentrum, the stop that serves the central station and bus terminal. Almost all city buses stop at Halmstad Resecentrum, although not all call at stop A or B.

Buses and trains

Find your journey at hallandstrafiken.se, national rail website sj.se or resrobot.se, where you can plan journeys on all public transport services in the region. Halmstad Resecentrum [Travel Centre] contains the city’s bus terminal and Halmstad Central Station and is approximately 500 metres from Halmstad Theatre.

You can reach Halmstad by train with the Öresundståg and national rail operator SJ which connect with Europe via Copenhagen and Malmö to the south and with Gothenburg to the north. Krösatåget links Halmstad with the Swedish inland via Värnamo, Alvesta or Växjö, while Pågatågen links Halmstad with Skåne. Halmstad Central Station (generally referred to as Halmstad C) is part of Halmstad Resecentrum together with the city’s bus terminal.

Hallandstrafiken operates regional bus services in Halland. You can reach most destinations in the municipality by bus. In addition to our regional buses, European long-distance operator FlixBus also serves Halmstad, with direct services from Oslo and Berlin.

Boat

Halmstad is now connected to Denmark by the Stena Line ferry to Grenaa.

Air

Halmstad has its own airport, Halmstad City Airport. The city centre is only 15 minutes away from the airport by bicycle, 20 minutes by bus and 10 minutes by car. Halmstad City Airport connects with Bromma, Stockholm’s second airport. Various charter flights also depart from the airport.

Ängelholm Helsingborg Airport is approximately 40 minutes away by road or an hour by public transport. Ängelholm Helsingborg is served by routes from Swedish destinations including Stockholm, Gotland, Östersund, Åre and Sälen, as well as a number of international routes.

Gothenburg’s Landvetter Airport is approximately two hours away by bus or train. Landvetter has flights to Stockholm and a number of European cities.

Copenhagen Airport is also about two hours away by rail or road. This is an international airport with services to most parts of the world.