There are 6 ways to get from Karlstad to Östersund by plane, train, bus 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  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Karlstad (KSD) to Ostersund (OSD) KSD - OSD

$201 - $748

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlstad Busstationen to Värnäs bytespunkt 600
  2. Take the bus from Malung centrum to Mora station 311
  3. Take the bus from Mora station to Östersund busstation 46

$64 - $94

4 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Karlstad Central to Storvik station Regional
  2. Take the train from Storvik station to Östersund Central Intercity

$64 - $151

Train via Mora station  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Karlstad Central to Borlänge Central
  2. Take the train from Borlänge Central to Mora station
  3. Take the train from Mora to Östersund Västra

$97 - $164

Train via Mora  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Kristinehamn to Mora
  2. Take the train from Mora to Östersund Västra

$103 - $179

Drive  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Karlstad to Östersund 343.9 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between Karlstad, Sweden and Östersund, Sweden?

NextJet and Scandinavian Airlines fly from Karlstad to Östersund 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Karlstad to Östersund via Storvik station in around 8 h 14 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Karlstad to Ostersund via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Karlstad Central to Storvik station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $50
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $75
2nd Class Refundable
$55 - $80
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Train from Storvik station to Östersund Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Train from Karlstad Central to Borlänge Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$24 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $55
2nd Class Refundable
$35 - $55
1st Class Refundable
$50 - $75
Train from Borlänge Central to Mora station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $21
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $20
2nd Class Refundable
$15 - $21
1st Class Refundable
$21 - $29
Inlandsbanan AB
Phone
+46 (0)771-53 53 53
Email
book@inlandsbanan.se
Website
inlandsbanan.se
Train from Mora to Östersund Västra
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
inlandsbanan.se
Train from Kristinehamn to Mora
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
inlandsbanan.se
Bus operators
Värmlandstrafik
Website
varmlandstrafik.se
Bus from Karlstad Busstationen to Värnäs bytespunkt
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
varmlandstrafik.se
Dalatrafik
Website
dalatrafik.se
Bus from Malung centrum to Mora station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
dalatrafik.se
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Mora station to Östersund busstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Karlstad to Östersund?

The distance between Karlstad and Östersund is 427 km. The road distance is 550 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Karlstad to Östersund?

The cheapest way to get from Karlstad to Östersund is to bus which costs 500 kr - 800 kr and takes 12 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Karlstad to Östersund?

The quickest way to get from Karlstad to Östersund is to fly which takes 4 h 40 min and costs 1700 kr - 6500 kr.

Is there a direct train between Karlstad and Östersund?

No, there is no direct train from Karlstad to Östersund. However, there are services departing from Karlstad Central and arriving at Östersund Central via Storvik station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between Karlstad and Östersund?

No, there is no direct bus from Karlstad to Östersund. However, there are services departing from Karlstad Busstationen and arriving at Östersund busstation via Värnäs bytespunkt, Malung centrum and Mora station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 16 min.

How long does it take to get from Karlstad to Östersund?

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Karlstad to Östersund, including transfers.