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The small city of Vaxjo is one of the main industrial hubs of southern Swedens Kronoberg region. This university town has a pleasant atmosphere and makes a decent base for exploring the area. Smaland Airport is situated 10kms from Vaxjo and operates a range of daily flights to Stockholm and European cities via Fly Smaland, Ryanair and Skyways.
The airport at Vaxjo has everything needed for a relaxing journey, from duty-free shopping to drinks and snacks at the VXO Bar. Wireless internet is offered throughout the terminal and four international car rental companies take care of car hire in the Arrivals area. Taxis and an airport bus offer transport into the city.
There are a number of interesting castle ruins around Vaxjo which are easily accessible with car hire in Vaxjo Airport. From Kronoburg Castle to Bergkvara Castle, there are some magical sites waiting. City museums include the Smalands Museum and the Sweden Glass Museum, while the 12th century Vaxjo Cathedral dominates the centre of town.
The temperatures are wonderfully mild in June, July and August, with the mercury reaching just into the low 20s (?C) during the day. This is also when most of the rain falls in Vaxjo, so be sure and bring a rain jacket. September and May are perhaps the best months for low crowds and pleasantly cool temperatures but from October onwards, it gets quite chilly.
Vaxjo is compact enough to explore on foot, but there are a lot of interesting historic and natural attractions within a couple of hours drive. With car rental in Vaxjo Airport, the medieval Swedish castles, coastal villages and natural parks are all within easy reach along well-maintained roads. To find the lowest rental rates among the four firms at the airport, compare car hire online prior to arriving.