Is Stockholm Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.75 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Stockholm Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 14% Very Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 93% Very High
  • Water Quality 86% Very High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Stockholm, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

Can You Drink Tap Water in Stockholm?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

According to WHO data, 99% of Sweden cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.

What do people in Stockholm think about the tap water?

Stockholm enjoys some of the cleanest tap water in the world.

Wikitravel

The tap water in Stockholm is of very high quality. There is no reason for buying bottled water, which often is of lower quality than, or actually is, tap water. It is also completely accepted to ask for tap water in restaurants. Many places have a tap and glasses for self-service.

Reminder

Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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