The festival is located by the Baltic Sea, outside the city of Sölvesborg in the southern part of Sweden.
Distance to Kristianstad: 40 km, to Malmö: 130 km
If you go by train, the closest train station is Sölvesborg (10 km from the festival). From there you can take a shuttle bus to the festival area. If you arrive by air we recommend Ronneby Airport. from there you take a bus or taxi to Ronneby and then train to Sölvesborg. There are alot of bus companies that sell travels to Sweden Rock, both from Sweden, but also from other countries. You can find this information on our homepage. If you have your own boat you can rent a spot at Norje Boat Club (Norje Båtklubb) located just by the northern edge of the festival. If you arrive by air to Copenhagen airport (this is the closest biggest airport with flights from all over the world) you can take the train called "Öresundståget" directly from the airport to Sölvesborg.
Some vendors accept credit cards, but not in the bars. There are one cash machine inside the festival area and one outside.
For your own safety we recommend that you buy your ticket directly from us.
There are many camping sites located around the festival area, that are all run by private owners.
The biggest one, "The Festival Camping", is only for tents and can not be pre-booked. It is never a problem to get a spot there and it is located 50 meters from the main entrence.
There are also several other camping sites within one kilometer that are for tents, caravans, mobile homes etc. All ths information can be found on our homepage.
If you want to stay at a hotel, rent a cabin etc we recommend you to use this site, that are run by our official partner: http://boka.swedenrock.com/sv/boende
Every year many bands have official signing sessions and sometimes we run competitions through our homepage where you can win meet & greet with some artist, so keep your eys open.
No, we only pay back money if the entire festival is cancelled.
We recruit all our temporary personnel through local and regional associations.
Yes you can. Both regular cameras, but also video cameras. Some bands don't allow photography from the audience. In these cases we will announce this on our big screens.
Yes, you are not allowed to bring any alcohol, in any form. Flags are not allowed as well as umbrellas. You are allowed to bring an empty plastic bottle that you can fill with water at the festival area.
Of course, you are not allowed to bring anything that can be used as a weapon (knives, other sharp objects, glas bottles etc). If you feel unsure, give us a call.
Yes we have both doctors, dentist and other medical staff at the area at all times.
No, not under any circumstances!
Ear plugs amd music plugs can be bought at the festival area . Look for Killnoise people dressed in purple and pink. Read more about their products here: killnoise.com
You buy the tickets from our homepage www.swedenrock.com. You pay by credit card and get an e-mail with your ticket. Print it out and bring it to the ticket exchange at the festival. As simple as that. Remember that the printed ticket is a valuable document. If you lose it and someone else use it, you can not get in to the festival area.
If you dont have a credit card you can call Ticksters customer support and they will help you with your purchase.
Tickster Customer Support: +46 771-47 70 70
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