There are 4 ways to get from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 1 bus, line 640 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Fredrikstad bussterminal to Sarpsborg bussterminal 1
  2. Take the line 640 bus from Sarpsborg bussterminal to Sportstrollet 640

$10 - $11

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Fredrikstad stasjon to Ski stasjon R20 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ski stasjon to Rakkestad stasjon L22 / ...

$25 - $35

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad 25.7 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad 25.7 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad. However, there are services departing from Fredrikstad bussterminal and arriving at Sportstrollet via Sarpsborg bussterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad. However, there are services departing from Fredrikstad stasjon and arriving at Rakkestad stasjon via Ski stasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Fredrikstad and Rakkestad is 33 km. The road distance is 41.2 km.

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The best way to get from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad without a car is to line 1 bus and line 640 bus which takes 1 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad, including transfers.

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Fredrikstad to Rakkestad bus services, operated by Østfold fylkeskommune, depart from Fredrikstad bussterminal station.

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Fredrikstad to Rakkestad train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), depart from Fredrikstad stasjon station.

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The best way to get from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad is to line 1 bus and line 640 bus which takes 1 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 45 min.

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Fredrikstad to Rakkestad bus services, operated by Østfold fylkeskommune, arrive at Sportstrollet station.

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Fredrikstad to Rakkestad train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), arrive at Rakkestad stasjon station.

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Map of how to get from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad.
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  • Distance: 20.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Fredrikstad, Norway and Rakkestad, Norway?

You can take a bus from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad via Sarpsborg bussterminal in around 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad via Ski stasjon in around 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Fredrikstad stasjon to Ski stasjon
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
nsb.no
Train from Ski stasjon to Rakkestad stasjon
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Østfold fylkeskommune
Website
ostfoldfk.no
Bus from Fredrikstad bussterminal to Sarpsborg bussterminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ostfoldfk.no
Bus from Sarpsborg bussterminal to Sportstrollet
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
ostfoldfk.no
Other operators
Taxi from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Zanbili Taxi Jafar Zanbili Mokri
Phone
+47 69 39 20 17
Riyal Taxi Riyal Majid Abosh
Phone
+47 21 64 76 11

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Yes, the driving distance between Fredrikstad to Rakkestad is 41 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Fredrikstad to Rakkestad.

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