There are 5 ways to get from Halden to Karlstad by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Halden stasjon to Öxnered station R20 / ...
  2. Take the train from Öxnered station to Karlstad Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...

$38 - $72

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Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Ed station to Åmål station 775
  2. Take the bus from Åmål station to Karlstad Busstationen 800

$23 - $32

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Train, bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Halden stasjon to Ed station R20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ed station to Åmål station 775
  3. Take the train from Åmål station to Karlstad Centralstation

$34 - $56

Train, bus via Karlstad Busstationen  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Halden stasjon to Ed station R20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ed station to Åmål station 775
  3. Take the bus from Åmål station to Karlstad Busstationen 800

$34 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Halden to Karlstad 114 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Halden to Karlstad is to bus which costs kr 180 - kr 260 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Halden to Karlstad is to drive which costs kr 240 - kr 360 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Halden to Karlstad station. However, there are services departing from Halden and arriving at Karlstad Busstationen via Ed station and Åmål station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Halden to Karlstad station. However, there are services departing from Halden stasjon and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Öxnered station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Halden and Karlstad is 124 km. The road distance is 182.4 km.

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The best way to get from Halden to Karlstad without a car is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs kr 310 - kr 600.

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Halden to Karlstad, including transfers.

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Halden to Karlstad bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Ed station.

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

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The best way to get from Halden to Karlstad is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs kr 310 - kr 600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs kr 180 - kr 260 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Halden to Karlstad.
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  • Distance: 77.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between Halden, Norway and Karlstad, Sweden?

You can take a train from Halden to Karlstad via Öxnered station in around 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Halden to Karlstad via Ed station and Åmål station in around 5 h 2 min.

Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Halden stasjon to Öxnered station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
nsb.no
Train from Halden stasjon to Ed station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
nsb.no
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Halden to Öxnered station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $22
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$24 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$24 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Train from Öxnered station to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $26
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $40
2nd Class Refundable
$29 - $45
1st Class Refundable
$40 - $60
Train from Halden to Ed station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $17
2nd Class Refundable
$12 - $18
1st Class Refundable
$16 - $23
Train from Åmål station to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $17
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$18 - $24
2nd Class Refundable
$18 - $25
1st Class Refundable
$24 - $35
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Öxnered station to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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Tågab
Train from Åmål station to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
Tågab
Bus operators
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Ed station to Åmål station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Värmlandstrafik
Website
varmlandstrafik.se
Bus from Åmål station to Karlstad Busstationen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
varmlandstrafik.se

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Halden to Karlstad bus services, operated by Värmlandstrafik, arrive at Karlstad Busstationen.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Halden to Karlstad is 182 km. It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to drive from Halden to Karlstad.

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