Borås have no own airport, nearest international airport is in Gothenburg about 60 km away which has daily flight from most european air hubs.
Commuter trains from Gothenburg runs about once every hour, however due to old tracks they are slower then the bus. The Kust-till-Kust (Coast-to-Coast) trains between Gothenburg and Kalmar also makes a stop-over there. Then there are regional trains from Varberg and from Uddevalla via Herrljunga. From time to time there have been direct X2000 fast trains from Stockholm, but as of now a change of trains in Herrljunga is required.
Bus #100 connects is an express highway bus from Gothenburg with departures every half hour. Several long-distance buses also makes stop-overs here.
Ramnaparken. edit Both a park and an outdoor museum. It has various old buildings that give an insight into old building traditions and ways of life in the area. Borås Museum (an indoor museum) is also located here. There is a lake named Ramnasjön nearby, which has a bird colony. You can walk around the lake or spend some time fishing.
Babbel, Västerbrogatan 15, ☎ +46(0)33-133132 (firstname.lastname@example.org), . Serving up Spanish beer and tapas with great atmosphere. Expect to wait for a table.edit
La Copita, Allegatan 63, . Spanish Tapas. Wonderful food, great service, excellent atmosphereedit
Viskan Cafe & Bar, Sodra Strandgatan 5. Great sandwiches, salads and soups for lunches. Their desserts and breads are amazing. Coffee, tea, and cold drinks, as well as wine and alcohol are available.edit