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

Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Karlstad Central to Kristinehamn Station Regional / ...

$8 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  49 min

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

$4 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Karlstad to Kristinehamn 26.3 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Karlstad to Kristinehamn 26.3 miles

$5 - $9

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Karlstad to Kristinehamn hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $16 and the journey takes 27 min. Norwegian Railways (NSB) also services this route once a week. Alternatively, Värmlandstrafik operates a bus from Karlstad to Kristinehamn hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 49 min. Six other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Karlstad Central to Kristinehamn Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$15 - $21
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Värmlandstrafik
Website
varmlandstrafik.se
Bus from Karlstad Karolinen to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
varmlandstrafik.se
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlstad Busstationen to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
30 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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Schedules at
nettbuss.se
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Karlstad Busstationen to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
Swebus
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Bus from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
www.sj.se
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Bus from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Other operators
Taxi from Karlstad to Kristinehamn
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Sjöberg Taxi Karlstad
Phone
+46 54 10 15 22

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Karlstad to Kristinehamn?

The distance between Karlstad and Kristinehamn is 35 km. The road distance is 42 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn is to drive which costs 50 kr - 75 kr and takes 30 min.

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

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

Is there a direct train between Karlstad and Kristinehamn?

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

Is there a direct bus between Karlstad and Kristinehamn?

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

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

The train from Karlstad Central to Kristinehamn Station takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.