The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last train of the day.
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2 h 34 m
2 h 55 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Oslo for Karlstad every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||102 miles (165 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 14 min|
|Average train ticket price||$23 (€21)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
Trains from Oslo to Karlstad cover the 102 miles (165 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 14 min with our travel partners like SJ. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $23 (€21), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $19 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Oslo Bussterminal and arrive in Karlstad tågstation.
Find the best trains from Oslo to Karlstad with Omio's travel partners SJ from $19 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with SJ from Oslo to Karlstad for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest SJ train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Oslo to Karlstad train with SJ (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Oslo - Karlstad route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance between Oslo and Karlstad by train is 102 miles (165 km). You can book tickets for this SJ train for as low as $19 (€18) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for SJ tickets from Oslo to Karlstad in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect SJ Oslo - Karlstad train ticket online and enjoy your trip!
Travel by train between Oslo, Norway and Karlstad, Sweden is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Norway
The government of Sweden has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 7/2/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Oslo and Karlstad closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Karlstad to Oslo is: Fully open
Reentry to Norway is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden
What are the requirements?
The government of Norway has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/27/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Oslo from Karlstad here.
There are a few train stations in Oslo to start your route from including Oslo Bussterminal, Oslo S and Oslo, Drammensveien. In Karlstad you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Karlstad tågstation and Karlstad, Busstation.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Oslo Bussterminal and arrive in Karlstad tågstation.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Oslo Bussterminal and need to travel around 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Karlstad most often arrive at Karlstad tågstation and need to travel around 0.4 miles (691 m) from this train station to the city center.
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