There are 5 ways to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn by train, bus, ferry, taxi or car

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Train  •  31 min

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

$8 - $15

Cheapest option

Ferry  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Karlstad Inre hamn to Kristinehamn, Gästhamnen 95

$3 - $4

3 alternative options

Bus  •  49 min

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

$4 - $13

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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn is to ferry which costs 29 kr - 32 kr and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn is to taxi which costs 700 kr - 850 kr and takes 30 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 train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station takes 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Karlstad Inre hamn and arriving at Kristinehamn, Gästhamnen. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The best way to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn is to train which takes 31 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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Karlstad to Kristinehamn bus services, operated by Värmlandstrafik, arrive at Karlskoga station.

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Map of how to get from Karlstad to Kristinehamn.
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  • Distance: 22 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Värmlandstrafik operates a train from Karlstad to Kristinehamn every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 31 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
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $11
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $15
2nd Class Refundable
$10 - $15
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $19
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 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
26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $11
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
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
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
$7 - $11
Schedules at
Swebus
FlixBus
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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
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Karlstad Busstationen to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
BT Buss
Ferry operators
Karlstadsbuss
Website
karlstad.se
Ferry from Karlstad Inre hamn to Kristinehamn, Gästhamnen
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
karlstad.sekarlstadsbuss
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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