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

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Fly to Karlstad  •  5 h 23 min

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

$176 - $661

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Fly to Gothenburg, train  •  7 h 55 min

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

$113 - $310

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Fly to Oslo, train  •  8 h 6 min

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

$145 - $394

Train  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf 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

$214 - $330

Train via Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe  •  17 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf 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 - $346

Bus, ferry, train  •  22 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Hamburg ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Puttgarden 173 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby
  4. Take the bus from Rødby to Göteborg
  5. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$153 - $218

Bus  •  26 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen N98
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Jönköping 602 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$116 - $185

Train, drive  •  15 h

  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

$213 - $366

Drive  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad 943.5 miles

$210 - $310

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Karlstad station. 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 26 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Hamburg Hbf, København H and Göteborg Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 29 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Karlstad is 1075 km. The road distance is 1509.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad without a car is to train which takes 17 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h 29 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 26 h 3 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 am Main to Karlstad bus services, operated by BT Buss, arrive at Karlstad Centralstation.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad.
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  • Distance: 671.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

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

BMI Regional, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad via Hamburg Hbf, København H, and Göteborg Centralstation in around 17 h 29 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
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 and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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, Saturday 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
3 h 57 min
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
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
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
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Lillestrøm to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
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
$25 - $55
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$25 - $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
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(Main)Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
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(Main)Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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
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 - $17
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
$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 Puttgarden
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
BT Buss
Ferry operators
Scandlines
Phone
+45 33 15 15 15
Email
Scandlines@scandlines.com
Website
scandlines.se
Ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
scandlines.com
Economy
$46
Flexible
$109

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Karlstad is 1510 km. It takes approximately 15 h 5 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main 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 $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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