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Travel, hotel and city

Getting to the city

By plane

Jonkoping is blessed with several choices when arriving by plane. Not only does it have its own airport it is also located between three major international airports in Gothenburg, Stockholm and Copenhagen.

Jonkoping airport is served by flights from Stockholm and Frankfurt.

Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport is host to most major European airlines. Jonkoping can be easily reached by regular Swebus coaches in 1 hour 45 min.

Stockholm’s Arlanda Airport and Copenhagen Airport are equally good alternatives and the high speed train network can connect to Jonkoping within a few hours.

By train

With its central location Jonkoping is well connected by train across Sweden and the Nordic countries, full details.

By bus

Several bus companies operate in Sweden, advance ticket purchase is usually required and is recommended. The biggest operators are:

Getting to the venue

Venue address:

Spira Culture Center

Kulturgatan 3, 553 24

Jonkoping, Sweden

Website :

The city centre is relatively small and easy to walk around; most points in the city centre are within a 20 minute walk of the venue. In general the city is very pedestrian and biker friendly.

Book your hotel

The ESC recommends a number of hotels in the vicinity of the congress venue, in walking distance.  You may book your room directly through the links provided below.  The hotels are offering the special rates until April 2017 or as long as rooms are available.

Best Western Plus John Bauer Hotel

Best Western Plus John Bauer Hotel, 4* - 10 minutes walk

Single room SEK 1195

Twin room single use 1295 SEK

Twin room double use 1395 SEK

Deluxe room single use 1695 SEK

Delux room double use 1845 SEK

Please book by email to: using the booking code G513815

Elite Stora Hotel

Elite Stora Hotel, 4* - 15 minutes walk

Single room 1095 SEK

Double room 1295 SEK

You may book online directly with the hotel through Elite Stora Hotel

Profil Hotel Savoy

Profil Hotel Savoy, 4* - 14 minutes walk

Single room 1095 SEK

Double room 1255 SEK

Follow the link to the hotel booking site (by clicking on the hotel name above), chose date, search rooms, and then enter you logins:

  • Username: euroheartcare
  • Code: 2017

You may also book by email to, or call: +46 36 173290

Vox Hotel

Vox Hotel, 4* - 10 minutes walk

Single room 1395 SEK

Double room 1495 SEK

Please book by email through the hotel directly with the booking code EHC2017.  You will not obtain the same rate if you book through the online booking system of the hotel. Please use the email link.

For other general accommodation queries please don't hesitate to contact the ESC directly :