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There are 4 ways to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station Länståg / ...

$8 - $15

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Bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlstad Karolinen to Kristinehamn station 500 / ...

$4 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Karlstad to Kristinehamn 26.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Karlstad to Kristinehamn 26.3 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn is to drive which costs 50 kr - 80 kr and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn is to train which costs 70 kr - 140 kr and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Karlstad Karolinen and arriving at Kristinehamn station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karlstad Centralstation station and arriving at Kristinehamn station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Karlstad and Kristinehamn is 35 km. The road distance is 42.1 km.

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The best way to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs 70 kr - 140 kr.

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The train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Karlstad to Kristinehamn bus services, operated by Värmlandstrafik, depart from Karlstad Karolinen station.

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Karlstad to Kristinehamn train services, operated by Värmlandstrafik, arrive at Karlstad Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn is to train which takes 27 min and costs 70 kr - 140 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40 kr - 120 kr and takes 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn.
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  • Distance: 22 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

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

Värmlandstrafik operates a train from Karlstad to Kristinehamn every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 27 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Värmlandstrafik operates a bus from Karlstad to Kristinehamn hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 49 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Värmlandstrafik
Website
varmlandstrafik.se
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
varmlandstrafik.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $15
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $15
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
Tågab
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Bus operators
Värmlandstrafik
Website
varmlandstrafik.se
Bus from Karlstad Karolinen to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
varmlandstrafik.se
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 Karlstad to Kristinehamn
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Karlstad Busstationen to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
BT Buss
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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Nettbuss Express
Other operators
Taxi from Karlstad to Kristinehamn
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Sjöberg Taxi Karlstad
Phone
+46 54 10 15 22

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Karlstad to Kristinehamn bus services, operated by Värmlandstrafik, arrive at Kristinehamn station.

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Karlstad to Kristinehamn train services, operated by Värmlandstrafik, arrive at Kristinehamn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Karlstad to Kristinehamn is 42 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Karlstad to Kristinehamn.

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