Key pickup for Strix

Here you will find information about how to pick up your keys if you will be
staying at Armégatan (in Strix).

Where to pick up your keys

The keys are to be picked up from a coded key box which is located in building “BZ” on the KI Campus in Solna. You will find the key boxes on the wall, just inside the entrance at Berzelius väg 3.

For information about how to get to the KI Campus in Solna, please see this link.

Key box and code

Information about key box and code is stated in the arrival information which is sent to you by email.

Time for the key pickup

The keys are usually available from 14.00 on the starting date of your contract. If the starting date of your contract is on a weekend/red holiday, the keys are available from 14.00 on the last working day before the starting date.

Opening hours

Note that the entrance of the BZ-building has limited opening hours. The main entrance at Berzelius väg 3 is open from 7.30 AM to 5 PM, Monday-Friday. On weekends and Public Holidays, the entrance is closed.

If you will be unable to pick up the keys during the opening hours, a suggestion is that you ask a friend or a colleague to pick them up in advance for you.

General information

The rooms are furnished and the beds are equipped with mattress, mattress cover, quilt and pillow. Please note that you need to bring your own bed linen and towels.


You will receive an electronic key tag, one key for the mailbox and one key for your room. The key tag is used to enter the main entrance but also for booking the laundry. The room key goes to your room.

Note that you are going to need one padlock for your kitchen cabinet. If you want to buy your padlock in Sweden, they can be found in a number of stores, such as hardware stores and larger grocery shops.

The tenant is responsible for the keys during the whole rental period and a fee will be charged if the keys are missing.


An inspection of the room has been made before your arrival.

Should you have any questions or complaints, we ask that you fill out the maintenance form at this link within one week after your arrival. You are expected to keep the accommodation clean and tidy throughout your stay.


All KI Housing tenants who are staying in Strix will have to register on an activation portal provided by the internet provider Bredbandsbolaget in order to get access to the internet service.

Download the “internet guide” at this link for instructions about how to activate your internet, step by step.

How to get here

How to get to Strix from Berzelius väg

The easiest way to get to Strix from the KI Campus in Solna is to catch bus No. 507 from the bus stop “Karolinska sjukhuset Eugeniavägen” towards Tomteboda Postterminal. Get off at “Västra Skogen”.* The travel time is about 20 minutes. You may walk from the bus stop to Armégatan 32 (about 350 meters), where Strix is located. Please see the map below to find your way.

*Always check the journey planner at this link as bus stops and routes may change.

171 64 Solna, Sweden

Bus stop - Karolinska sjukhuset Eugeniavägen

From this bus stop, you can catch bus No. 507 towards Tomteboda Postterminal. Get off at Västra Skogen.

Plan your journey:

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Västra Skogen, Solna, Sverige

Bus stop - Västra Skogen

Here from Västra Skogen, you can walk to Strix, Armégatan 32 (about 350 meters).

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Armégatan 32, Solna, Sverige

Our accommodation area "Strix" is located at Armégatan 32.

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