Welcome to Helsingborg – One of Europe’s most innovative and sustainable cities

In Helsingborg, we combine the best of everything

Outstanding quality of life, a thriving cultural scene, innovative businesses, vibrant test beds, world-class universities, a beautiful coastline and proximity to nature. Hard-to-beat infrastructure, a dynamic Öresund region, proximity to Europe and a strong belief in innovation for climate neutrality and better quality of life.

A place to live, work and thrive.

Leading the transition – climate neutral by 2030

A world-class testing environment

Helsingborg has unique conditions for testing, scaling up and collaborating on innovations and solutions for a better tomorrow. There are plenty of networks, cutting-edge expertise, and willingness.

“We have had hotels in Helsingborg for many years and my relationship with the city is more and more one of love. It really is one of Sweden’s most beautiful cities. When I come here, see the sun rise and look out over the city, I see lots of activity and not least construction cranes. It is a clear proof that the city is alive and developing.”

Petter A Stordalen, Owner, Nordic Choice Hotels SeaU Helsingborg

Tailored help when you need it

The most densely populated metropolitan area in the Nordic region

Over four million people live in the Öresund region. And the number is constantly increasing. From Helsingborg, you are close to both Copenhagen, Denmark and Hamburg, Germany.

Our Sectors

The country’s second largest container port and one of the best logistics locations in Sweden.

Helsingborgs is Sweden’s e-commerce centre. Over a third of e-commerce in Sweden has essential links here.

Tech and data-driven innovation fuels a dynamic tech scene with big companies and start-ups.

Varied and established manufacturing sector with strong expertise in chemicals, pharmaceuticals, food, plastics and engineering.

A popular year-round destination and a vibrant event and meeting place

One of Sweden’s most attractive city centres and Sweden’s best shopping centre.

An unbeatable place by the sea – Helsingborg is easy to love

Photo: Lottie Knutson

Our Awards!

EU mission: Europe’s climate-smart cities | 2022

Årets stadskärna | 2022

Innovator of the Year | 2022

Sveriges bästa logistikläge | 2022

Some of Our Partners