Stockholm Quality Outlet shopping mall in Barkarby offers big savings and bargains on brand-name fashion in 70 factory stores.
Stockholm Quality Outlet center is a typical Swedish-style outlet shopping village in Barkarby just to the north of the capital of Sweden. Around 70 factory stores here sell mostly brand-name fashion, shoes and household wear at discounts ranging from 30 to 70%. Many Swedish and other Scandinavian brands are represented in own factory stores and include well-known brands such as Bergans, Björn Borg, Ecco, Haglöfs, Hunkemöller, Peak Performance, and Samsøe & Samsøe. Stockholm Quality Outlet factory stores mall is around a 20 minute drive from central Stockholm.
Top Fashion Brands at the Stockholm Quality Outlet
More than 160 fashion brands are represented in 70 stores at the Stockholm Quality Outlet, which is built somewhat in the style of a typical Swedish village with colorful wood-panel houses (but with oversized windows). As with other factory outlet malls, the regular savings are at least 30% with bargain savings up to 70% quite common.
A large variety of Swedish and other Scandinavian brands make the Stockholm Quality Outlet shops very popular with foreign visitors and locals alike. Some of the fashion brands with own stores include Abecita, Accent, Acne Studios, Barbour, Bergans of Norway, Björn Borg, By Malene Birger, Calvin Klein, Didriksons 1913, Ecco, Eton, Filippa K, Fourfield, G-Star Raw, Gaastra, Gant, Guess, Haglöfs, Happy Socks, Hollies, Hope, Hugo Boss, Hunkemöller, J. Lindberg, John Henric, Levi’s, Lexington, Nike, Noa Noa, Norrøma, Nudie Jeans, Odd Molly, Peak Performance, Puma, Redgreen, Röhnisch, Saint Tropez, Samsonite, Samsøe & Samsøe, Sand, Timberland, Timbuk2, Tommy Hilfiger, and Triumph.
The Stockholm Quality Outlet mall also has several shops selling household items, fine kitchenware and interior decorating items. Le Creuset and Vileroy & Boch have their own stores while a large Home & Cook sells a variety of brands. Gant and Lexington also offer some quality linen and towels.
A typical Swedish coffee and cake fika may be enjoyed at Espresso House or Wayne’s Coffee while food is available from Asian Bistro, Delicato and Mangal Kolgrill. For gourmet food eat elsewhere.
Stockholm Quality Outlet Visitors Information
Opening Hours of Stockholm Quality Outlet
The Stockholm Quality Outlet shops are open on Sundays and most vacation days but obviously not over Christmas or Midsummer. Earlier opening hours usually apply on Black Friday and Boxing Day.
Tax-free shopping is available for non-EU residents through the Global Blue system. Expect around 19% returns on purchases – enquire at any store about the details.
Transportation to Stockholm Quality Outlet
Getting to Stockholm Quality Outlet, Flyginfarten 4, 177 38 Järfälla, Sweden, is easiest by car but public transportation is of course also available. It is an easy 20 minutes drive from central Stockholm or around an hour from Uppsala to the outlet mall – use exit Barkarby Handelsplats on the E18 highway. Free parking is allowed for up to four hours.
By public transportation, use Barkarby Handelsplats as destination stop. Planning is easy on sl.se but basically involves a train to Barkarby and then bus 550 or 567 to Barkarby Handelsplats that is near the shopping mall. Total traveling time from Stockholm Central Station is around 40 minutes.
Factory outlet shopping malls in Sweden are few and far between. The only other similar shopping village is at Hede near Gothenburg (Göteborg) in the far west of the country.