Getting to MAX IV Laboratory

Getting to MAX IV Laboratory from Copenhagen International Airport by train to Lund C takes about 40 minutes. Please note that there are passport controls when entering Sweden.

The closest airport is Sturup Malmö Airport. From Sturup, there are coaches (“Flygbussarna“) to Lund. The trip takes about 35 minutes.

Lund University has an agreement with Taxi Skåne. For booking without special discount, call +46 46 330330.

The laboratory is located only a short ride by taxi or tram from Lund C. Click on the links below to find more information about trains to Lund C. The tram stops is very close to the facility. It leaves every 10–20 minutes from Clemenstorget just opposite Lund C.

Time table SJ
DSB (Danish)
DB (German)

MAX IV is located in the northeast part of Lund, close to the motorways E22 and E6.


Parking fees apply throughout the year from 07.00 to 18.00. If you do not hold a parking permit issued by Lund University, you need to pay at the parking meter or by using the Parkster app. Single-day tickets can also be purchased at the MAX IV Reception for SEK 25, payment by card only.
Parking is only possible at the designated parking zone where it is clearly marked on the ground.
You may be liable to pay an inspection fee if your vehicle remains parked for more than 24 consecutive hours or the parking area is used for so-called residential parking.


For information and help to find accommodation for your visit to MAX IV, please contact the reception at MAX IV – or +46 46 222 98 72

You find a list of other hotels in Lund here.

Guided tours for the general public

MAX IV is only open to the general public on open house events – there are currently no planned events.


  • name Emelie Hilner