There are 4 ways to get from Stockholm to Gävle by train, bus or car

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Train Swedish Railways (SJ)  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Gävle Centralstation SJ InterCity / ...

$19 - $45

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Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Gävle Centralstation SGS Bussen

Train UL  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Odenplan station to Uppsala Centralstation Pendeltåg 40
  2. Take the train from Storvreta station to Gävle Centralstation Upptåget

$39 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Gävle 107.3 miles

$24 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Gävle Centralstation station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stockholm Centralstation station and arriving at Gävle Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Gävle is 158 km. The road distance is 171.7 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Gävle without a car is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs .

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The train from Stockholm Centralstation to Gävle Centralstation takes 1 h 24 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Stockholm to Gävle bus services, operated by VS & Persons Bussar, depart from Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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Stockholm to Gävle train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Gävle is to train which takes 1 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 5 min.

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Stockholm to Gävle bus services, operated by VS & Persons Bussar, arrive at Gävle Centralstation.

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Stockholm to Gävle train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Gävle Centralstation.

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  • Distance: 98.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Gävle, Sweden?

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Stockholm to Gävle hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, VS & Persons Bussar operates a bus from Stockholm to Gävle 5 times a day, and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Gävle Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $27
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
2nd Class Refundable
$30 - $45
1st Class Refundable
$40 - $60
UL
Phone
+46 77 114 14 14
Email
kundservice@ul.se
Website
ul.se
Train from Storvreta station to Gävle Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $14
Schedules at
UL
Bus operators
VS & Persons Bussar
Phone
026 120 000
Email
info@vsperssons.se
Website
sgsbussen.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Gävle Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
sgsbussen.se

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Gävle is 172 km. It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to drive from Stockholm to Gävle.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Gävle. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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