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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. 104/72

$28 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. 18934

$55 - $70

Line 100 bus, bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. 100 / ...
  2. 888 / ...

$32 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. 130 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Lillestrøm, Norway and Karlstad, Sweden?

Norwegian Railways (NSB) operates a train from Lillestrøm to Karlstad 3 times a week. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, Tågkompaniet operates a bus from Lillestrøm to Karlstad once a week. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Lillestrøm stasjon to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Bus from Lillestrøm to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Bus from Nittedalsgata to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
ruter.no
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad busstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
Swebus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo to Karlstad
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Busstationen
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lillestrøm and Karlstad is 152 km. The road distance is 208 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lillestrøm to Karlstad is to train which costs kr 230 - kr 320 and takes 2 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Lillestrøm to Karlstad is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs kr 230 - kr 320.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lillestrøm stasjon and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lillestrøm and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation. Services depart once a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

The train from Lillestrøm stasjon to Karlstad Centralstation takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs three times a week.