There are 9 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad by plane, train, bus, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Karlstad  •  5 h 20 min

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

$177 - $662

Cheapest option

Fly to Gothenburg, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Gothenburg (GOT) FRA - GOT
  2. Take the train from Göteborg Central to Karlstad Central

$116 - $317

7 alternative options

Fly to Oslo, train  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Oslo (OSL) FRA - OSL
  2. Take the train from Lillestrøm stasjon to Karlstad Centralstation

$128 - $377

Fly to Orebro, train  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Orebro (ORB) FRA - ORB
  2. Take the train from Hallsberg station to Karlstad Central

$208 - $791

Train  •  17 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ec
  3. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central
  4. Take the train from Malmö Central to Göteborg Central
  5. Take the train from Göteborg Central to Karlstad Central

$221 - $375

Bus, train  •  22 h 8 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 Central to Karlstad Central

$117 - $202

Train, car ferry  •  24 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg
  4. Take the train from Göteborg Central to Karlstad Central

$200 - $309

Bus  •  24 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen N98
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Jönköping N32 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$120 - $192

Drive  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad 943.5 miles

$210 - $310

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Karlstad, Sweden?

BMI Regional, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad via Hamburg Hbf, Koebenhavn H, Malmö Central, and Göteborg Central in around 17 h 15 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Karlstad via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Karlstad via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Karlstad via Gothenburg, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Orebro via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Orebro via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Frankfurt to Orebro via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Frankfurt to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Gothenburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Karlstad via Jonkoping
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Oslo via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Lillestrøm stasjon to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
nsb.no
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Hallsberg station to Karlstad Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $15
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $25
2nd Class Refundable
$19 - $26
1st Class Refundable
$27 - $40
Train from Göteborg Central to Karlstad Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$26 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $60
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $60
1st Class Refundable
$60 - $85
Train from Malmö Central to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $100
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
dsb.dk
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
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
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
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
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $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
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$64
Small Car
$64

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Karlstad is 1075 km. The road distance is 1510 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad is to bus and train which costs 95€ - 170€ and takes 22 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad is to fly which takes 5 h 20 min and costs 140€ - 550€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Karlstad?

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Karlstad Central via Hamburg Hbf, Koebenhavn H, Malmö Central and Göteborg Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt am Main and Karlstad?

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Copenhagen and Jönköping Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad?

It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad, including transfers.