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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Regional
  2. Regional

$61 - $132

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. N32
  2. 9392 / ...

$54 - $82

8 alternative options

Train via Malmö Central  •  7 h 32 min

$58 - $134

Night bus, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Swebus
  2. Regional

$61 - $109

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. 349.2 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Copenhagen to Karlstad  •  5 h 30 min

  1. CPH - KSD

$110 - $423

Fly Copenhagen to Gothenburg, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. CPH - GOT

$97 - $268

Fly Copenhagen to Orebro, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. CPH - ORB

$134 - $298

Train to Malmo, fly to Orebro, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. MMX - ORB

$255 - $846

Fly Copenhagen to Oslo, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. CPH - OSL

$96 - $272

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Karlstad, Sweden?

You can take a train from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Göteborg Central in around 7 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Jönköping and Jönköping Centralstation in around 8 h 43 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Gothenburg, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Vilnius, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Frankfurt, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Munich, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to Orebro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Copenhagen to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
NextJet
Website
nextjet.se
Flights from Copenhagen to Karlstad via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Orebro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Malmo to Orebro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Copenhagen to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Central to Karlstad Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$25 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $60
1st Class Refundable
$55 - $80
Train from Malmö Central to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$29 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $95
Train from Hallsberg station to Karlstad Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$10 - $15
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$18 - $24
2nd Class Refundable
$18 - $25
1st Class Refundable
$26 - $40
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Train from Oslo lufthavn [alle tog] to Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog]
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ruter.no
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Karlstad Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
BT Buss
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Night bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Copenhagen and Karlstad is 416 km. The road distance is 559 km.

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Karlstad is to bus which costs 340 kr - 550 kr and takes 8 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Karlstad is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs 700 kr - 2700 kr.

No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Karlstad. However, there are services departing from Koebenhavn H and arriving at Karlstad Central via Göteborg Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 16 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Karlstad. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Jönköping Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 16 min to get from Copenhagen to Karlstad, including transfers.