There are 3 ways to get from Kalmar to Karlskrona by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kalmar Centralstation to Karlskrona Centralstation 500

$3

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Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Kalmar C to Emmaboda St. 029 / ...
  2. Take the train from Emmaboda station to Karlskrona Centralstation Krösatåg

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Kalmar to Karlskrona 56.7 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Kalmar to Karlskrona is to bus which costs 20 kr and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kalmar to Karlskrona is to drive which costs 110 kr - 170 kr and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Kalmar and Karlskrona is 73 km. The road distance is 90.7 km.

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The bus from Kalmar Centralstation to Karlskrona Centralstation takes 1 h 25 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kalmar Centralstation station and arriving at Karlskrona Centralstation station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kalmar to Karlskrona station. However, there are services departing from Kalmar C and arriving at Karlskrona Centralstation via Emmaboda station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The nearest airport to Karlskrona is Ronneby (RNB) Airport which is 22.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Kalmar (KLR) (71.7 km), Ronne (RNN) (120.1 km), Malmo (MMX) (154.9 km) and Copenhagen (CPH) (193 km).

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Kalmar to Karlskrona train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Alvesta St. station.

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Map of how to get from Kalmar to Karlskrona.
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  • Distance: 45.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Kalmar, Sweden and Karlskrona, Sweden?

Blekingetrafik operates a bus from Kalmar to Karlskrona every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kalmar to Karlskrona via Emmaboda St. and Emmaboda station in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Kalmar C to Emmaboda St.
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Kalmar Centralstation to Emmaboda station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $18
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $24
Krösatågen
Website
krosatagen.se
Train from Emmaboda station to Karlskrona Centralstation
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
krosatagen.se
Bus operators
Blekingetrafik

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