Karlstad to Oslo train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Karlstad to Oslo

Showing times and prices for Apr 13


Fastest Journey

2 h 36 m


3 h 21 m

Trains per day



166 km

Cheap train tickets from Karlstad to start from $21 with an average ticket price of $23.

The fastest train from Karlstad to takes 2h 36m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 21m and covers a distance of 166 km.

6 trains that leave Karlstad for every day with 5 travelling directly.

Karlstad tågstation
10:10AMOslo Central Station
0 transfers
Karlstad tågstation
05:10PMOslo Central Station
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Karlstad tågstation
01:10PMOslo Central Station
0 transfers
Karlstad tågstation
04:14PMOslo Central Station
0 transfers
Karlstad tågstation
11:38PMOslo Central Station
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Karlstad to Oslo

distanceDistance102 miles (165 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSJ, vy or Vy Bus4You

Trains from Karlstad to Oslo cover the 102 miles (165 km) long route taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like SJ, vy or Vy Bus4You. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $17 (€15), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $13 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlstad tågstation and arrive in Oslo Central Station.

Train providers: SJ and vy from Karlstad to Oslo trains

Find the best trains between Karlstad and Oslo with Omio's travel partners SJ and vy from $12 (€11). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

SJ is a Swedish train company that offers a wide range of services to its passengers. It operates high-speed trains, regional trains, and night trains, all of which are comfortable and reliable. The high-speed trains, X2000, are the fastest way to travel between cities, while the regional trains, Pågatåg, are perfect for shorter trips. The night trains, SJ Nattåg, offer a comfortable way to travel overnight. SJ offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and SJ Prio tickets, which offer discounts for frequent travelers. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a café car. The most popular routes for SJ are between Stockholm and Gothenburg, Stockholm and Malmö, and Stockholm and Uppsala.

SJ from Karlstad to Oslo train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: $12
  • SJ frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Trains from Karlstad to Oslo

FAQs: Travel by train from Karlstad to Oslo easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Karlstad to Oslo.
Cheap train tickets from Karlstad to Oslo can start from as little as $13 (€11) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Karlstad to Oslo is $17 (€15); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Karlstad to Oslo train travel time is 2 h 28 min   for the 102 mile (165 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Karlstad to Oslo leaves at 5: 49 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Karlstad to Oslo leaves at 8: 02 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Karlstad to Oslo without having to change trains with SJ. There are 3 direct trains from Karlstad to Oslo each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Karlstad to Oslo train with SJ, vy or Vy Bus4You. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Karlstad to Oslo as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 02 PM.

When departing from Karlstad, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Karlstad tågstation, Karlstad, Busstation and Karlstad, Stora Torget. When arriving in Oslo, you can end your route in train stations like Oslo Central Station, Oslo Airport Station and Oslo Bussterminal.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Karlstad tågstation, which is located around 0.4 miles (691 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Oslo Central Station, located 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Oslo from Karlstad is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 28 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Karlstad to Oslo by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Karlstad to Oslo including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Karlstad and Oslo

Karlstad tågstation is the most popular Karlstad railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Karlstad for your trip to Oslo.
Amenities at station
Karlstad, BusstationAccessibility
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Karlstad, Stora TorgetAccessibility
Amenities at station
Karlstad, Mosserudsgatan
Karlstad, Färjestad Trav & Arena
Karlstad, Mariebergsskogen
Karlstad, Universitetet
Karlstad, Bergvik Köpcenter
Karlstad, Campus Futurum
Karlstad, Länsstyrelsen
Karlstad, Karolinen
Karlstad, Centralsjukhuset huvudentrén
Karlstad, Carlstad Conference Center

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