How to travel from Karlstad to Gothenburg

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Travel Information between Karlstad and Gothenburg

distanceDistance128 miles (206 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $11 (€9) • 2 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $11 (€9) • 2 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVy Bus4You or SJ

Travel 128 miles (206 km) by bus or train to Gothenburg from Karlstad. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Vy Bus4You or SJ among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Karlstad to Gothenburg.

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from Karlstad to Gothenburg

How to get from Karlstad to Gothenburg by train, bus or flight.

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train

The best way to travel from Karlstad to Gothenburg is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

SJ
10:00AM2h40
Karlstad tågstation
12:40PMGothenburg Centralstation
$271One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
SJ
07:26PM5h09
Karlstad tågstation
12:35AMGothenburg Centralstation
$251One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
SJ
08:12AM2h28
Karlstad tågstation
10:40AMGothenburg Centralstation
$331One-way
0 transfers
Other options
SJ
12:00PM2h40
Karlstad tågstation
02:40PMGothenburg Centralstation
$271One-way
1 transfer
SJ
06:10PM2h30
Karlstad tågstation
08:40PMGothenburg Centralstation
$291One-way
0 transfers
SJ
04:11PM2h34
Karlstad tågstation
06:45PMGothenburg Centralstation
$331One-way
0 transfers
SJ
10:32PM3h51
Karlstad tågstation
02:23AMGothenburg Centralstation
$331One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
03:50PM9h10
Karlstad, Karlstad Busstation
01:00AMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
$481One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
12:20PM8h55
Karlstad, Karlstad Busstation
09:15PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
$661One-way
1 transfer

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Travel on SJ and MTRX travel to Gothenburg from Karlstad at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

MTR Express is a train company based in Sweden. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed intercity trains, regional trains, and commuter trains. The high-speed intercity trains are called X2000 and offer a comfortable and fast journey between major cities. The regional trains are called Pågatåg and offer a slower but more scenic journey. The commuter trains are called Pendeltåg and are the most popular for short trips. MTR Express offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for MTR Express are between Stockholm and Gothenburg, Stockholm and Malmö, and Gothenburg and Malmö. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the major cities of Sweden.

    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.

      FAQs: Travel from Karlstad to Gothenburg

      FAQs: Travel to Gothenburg 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 Gothenburg.
      FAQs

      You can get from Karlstad to Gothenburg 2 different ways: bus or train.

      The cheapest way to travel to Gothenburg from Karlstad is a train with an average price of $11 (€9).

      This is compared to other travel options from Karlstad to Gothenburg:

      Taking a train costs $12 (€11) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $23 (€20).

      A train is () less than a ferry with an average ticket price of () from Karlstad to Gothenburg.

      A train is () less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Karlstad to Gothenburg costing on average ().

      The fastest way from Karlstad to Gothenburg is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 18 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Gothenburg that take longer:

      Bus takes 3 h 51 min on average.

      The distance from Karlstad to Gothenburg is approximately 128 miles (206 km).

      The average frequency per day from Karlstad to Gothenburg is:

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Karlstad and Gothenburg as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Karlstad to Gothenburg:

        • Buses mostly leave from Karlstad, Karlstad Busstation and tend to arrive in Gothenburg, Korsvägen.
        • Trains mostly leave from Karlstad tågstation and tend to arrive in Gothenburg Centralstation.

        The following travel companies offer services from Karlstad to Gothenburg:

        • Travel with Vy Bus4You to go to Gothenburg by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Vy Bus4You Karlstad to Gothenburg tickets on Omio for $40 (€35).
        • SJ, Tågab, Västtrafik, Värmlandstrafik or MTRX can take you to Gothenburg by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SJ from Karlstad to Gothenburg for $11 (€9).

        Yes, there are direct services available from Karlstad to Gothenburg with the following travel companies:

        • Take a direct bus with.
        • Direct services by ferry with.
        • Direct services by plane with.
        • Direct train with SJ.

        Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Gothenburg as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Karlstad and Gothenburg.

        Many of our customers who book a trip from Karlstad to Gothenburg often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Stockholm, Copenhagen, Oslo, Malmö or Berlin. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Karlstad and Gothenburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Gothenburg and any of these top destinations today!
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