There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Karlstad  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Karlstad (KSD) FRA - KSD

$172 - $618

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Fly to Hagfors, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hagfors (HFS) FRA - HFS
  2. Take the bus from Sjögränd to Karlstad Centralstation

$90 - $399

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Train  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  3. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$215 - $332

Train via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  18 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  4. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$219 - $348

Bus, train  •  23 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Gothenburg 173
  3. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$115 - $205

Bus  •  29 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Dortmund 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Södertälje 073
  3. Take the bus from Södertälje Syd station to Karlstad Centralstation 991

$134 - $208

Train, drive  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Karlstad

$242 - $404

Drive  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad 949.3 miles

$210 - $310

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Dortmund and Södertälje Syd station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Hamburg Hbf, København H and Göteborg Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 45 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Karlstad is 1084 km. The road distance is 1518.8 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad without a car is to train which takes 17 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad is to fly which takes 3 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h 45 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 29 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Frankfurt Airport to Karlstad Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad bus services, operated by BT Buss, arrive at Karlstad Centralstation.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad.
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  • Distance: 677.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Karlstad, Sweden?

BMI Regional, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad via Hamburg Hbf, København H, and Göteborg Centralstation in around 17 h 45 min.

Airlines
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Frankfurt to Karlstad via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Amsterdam, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Helsinki, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Berlin Tegel, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Munich, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Vienna, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Prague, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Gothenburg, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Hagfors via Zurich, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Karlstad via Jonkoping
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Süd to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$24 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $55
1st Class Refundable
$55 - $80
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
Tågab
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Süd station to Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Värmlandstrafik
Website
varmlandstrafik.se
Bus from Sjögränd to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
varmlandstrafik.se
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
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 Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Södertälje
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Södertälje Syd station to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
BT Buss

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Karlstad Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad is 1519 km. It takes approximately 15 h 7 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Karlstad.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Lufthansa, FlexFlight ApS and BMI Regional offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Karlstad Airport.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Karlstad. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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