Södertälje, nicknamed Tälje or Telge, is a city in Sweden in the Södermanland province, just south of Stockholm.


Södertälje is built around a canal. Today the city is mainly known for the significant Assyrian/Syrian diaspora, most of them originating from Iraq, and for the Scania truck factory.

Get in

By plane

Stockholm-Arlanda Airport or Stockholm-Skavsta Airport.

By train

Long-distance trains to Gothenburg and Malmö, as well as regional trains, call at Södertälje Syd. The station is located on a bridge across an ocean bay, 50 metres above sea level, with a spectacular view of the city.

Commuter trains, pendeltåg, carry on to Södertälje Centrum.

By car

European roads E4 and E20 converge at Södertälje.




The Syrian population has made an impact on the Södertälje cuisine, making Middle Eastern food available across the city.

Go next

Routes through Södertälje

Helsingborg Nyköping  S  N  Stockholm Sundsvall
Göteborg Strängnäs  W  E  Stockholm Tallinn ()

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