There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Kalmar by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Kalmar  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Kalmar (KLR) AMS - KLR

$129 - $246

Cheapest option

Bus via Hamburg  •  21 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Lund 073 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lund Centralstation to Karlskrona Centralstation
  4. Take the bus from Karlskrona Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation 500

$74 - $150

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Fly to Vaxjo, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Vaxjo (VXO) AMS - VXO
  2. Take the train from Växjö C to Kalmar C

$204 - $748

Train  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
  2. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  4. Take the train from København H to Alvesta station
  5. Take the train from Alvesta St. to Kalmar C 029

$166 - $290

Bus  •  23 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Copenhagen
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Lund 602 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lund Centralstation to Karlskrona Centralstation
  4. Take the bus from Karlskrona Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation 500

$89 - $145

Drive  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Kalmar 776.2 miles

$180 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Kalmar is to bus which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 21 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Kalmar is to fly and train which costs 170€ - 650€ and takes 6 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Kalmar station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Kalmar Centralstation via Hamburg, Lund Centralstation and Karlskrona Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Kalmar. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Kalmar C via Osnabrück Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, København H and Alvesta St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 21 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Kalmar is 879 km. The road distance is 1241.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Kalmar without a car is to train which takes 16 h 21 min and costs 140€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Amsterdam to Kalmar, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Kalmar bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Amsterdam station.

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Amsterdam to Kalmar train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Kalmar is to fly which takes 6 h 44 min and costs 110€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 250€ and takes 16 h 21 min, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 21 h 39 min.

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There is no direct flight from Amsterdam Airport to Kalmar Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Amsterdam to Kalmar bus services, operated by Blekingetrafik, arrive at Kalmar Centralstation.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Kalmar.
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  • Distance: 549.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 44 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Kalmar, Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and Norwegian Air Shuttle fly from Amsterdam to Kalmar every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Kalmar via Osnabruck Hbf, Osnabrück Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, København H, Alvesta station, and Alvesta St. in around 16 h 21 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Kalmar via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Kalmar via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Kalmar via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Vaxjo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Växjö C to Kalmar C
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Alvesta station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Alvesta St. to Kalmar C
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Växjö station to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $20
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$22 - $29
2nd Class Refundable
$21 - $30
1st Class Refundable
$29 - $40
Train from København H to Alvesta station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
2nd Class Refundable
$35 - $55
1st Class Refundable
$50 - $75
Train from Alvesta station to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $22
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$24 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$24 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$25
High
$52
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Lund
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Lund
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Svenska Buss
Phone
0771-67 67 67
Email
info@svenskabuss.se
Website
svenskabuss.se
Bus from Lund Centralstation to Karlskrona Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Svenska Buss
Standard
$24 - $35
Joker Price
$20 - $23
Blekingetrafik
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express

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