Getting to Linnaeus’ Hammarby

By car

Leave the E4 Uppsala bypass at junction 187 and take road 282 towards Edsbro. After about 200m turn right towards Danmark and ”Linnés Hammarby” (signed). Linnaeus’ Hammarby has got the GPS-coordinates WGS84 59° 49′ 3″ N, 17° 46′ 35″ E  /  UTM 59.8175°, 17.776389°.

By bus

Bus 102 from Uppsala to Knivsta stops at the turn-off for Linnaeus’ Hammarby, about 2 km from the property. The travel time from Uppsala central station is about 20 minutes, the return journey about 25 minutes. The bus departs every 30 minutes on weekdays and once an hour on weekends.

Bus 186 also stops at the turn-off for Linnaeus’ Hammarby, on weekdays (travel time 15 minutes).

Collaboration with Uppsala-Lenna Heritage Railway and The Swedish Tramway Society

Sundays 27 June – 15 August Uppsala-Lenna Heritage Railway operates a veteran bus service to Linnaeus’ Hammarby.

Tickets: 240 Skr/adult bort directions or 140 Skr/adult one-way, children 7–15 years old pay half proce. Entrance fee to Linnaeus' Hammarby is not included in the price. Book your ticket at ebx.ulj.se at least one week in advance. 

Departure from Uppsala Östra Sundays at 10:10 and 12:35. Back in Uppsala at 15:00 or 17:00. The tours allow a 2–4 visit at Linnaeus' Hammarby.

Timetables Lennakatten

By bike

You can go by bike to Linnaeus' Hammarby. The distance is between 12 kilometers and 15 kilometers depening of your choice of route. The last 5–6 kilometers are on narrow roads with car traffic.

Tour suggestions by bike

By bus and on foot from The Linnaeus Garden to Linnaeus´ Hammarby

Would you like to spend a day following in Linnaeus’ footsteps? You can start your day with a visit in The Linnaeus Garden, take a southbound bus, visit Linnaeus’ Sävja, and walk the last stretch to Linnaeus’ Hammarby on the Danmark Linnaeus Trail.

Take city bus no 9 towards Bergsbrunna from bus stop Stadsbiblioteket. It connects to the Danmark Linnaeus Trail at bus stops Kuggebro, Sävja kyrka (Linnaeus’ Sävja), and at the terminus Nyckelaxet in Bergsbrunna.

The walking distance from Kuggebro to Hammarby is c 10 km, from Linnaeus’ Sävja c 6,5 km, and from Nyckelaxet c 5 km. The trail from Kuggebro to Nyckelaxet follows footpaths and cycle tracks. Just over half of the the trail between Nyckelaxet and Linnaeus’ Hammarby follows public roads. The trail is marked by wooden poles with blue paint and Linnaeus’ silhouette.

Timetable for city bus 9.

Map od the Danmark trail (Herbatio Danensis)

Map of  city bus 9 bus stops

The map contains information on how to find the trail from the bus stops.

Last modified: 2021-02-08