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There are 9 ways to get from Madrid to Östersund by plane, train, bus, night train, car or car train

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Fly to Ostersund  •  11h 9m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Ostersund (OSD) MAD - OSD

741 kr - 2608 kr

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Fly to Sundsvall, train  •  14h 15m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Sundsvall (SDL) MAD - SDL
  2. Take the train from Sundsvall Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation

956 kr - 3163 kr

Fly to Trondheim, train  •  13h 46m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Trondheim (TRD) MAD - TRD
  2. Take the train from Hommelvik to Storlien station
  3. Take the train from Storlien station to Östersund Västra station

Train, bus  •  47h 57m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Freiburg
  3. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Stockholm Arlanda T 5, Arlanda Airport T5
  5. Take the train from Arlanda Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation

3452 kr - 5211 kr

Bus, train via Paris  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid, Madrid to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB N71
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Jönköping
  4. Take the train from Nässjö Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation

1808 kr - 2785 kr

Bus, night train  •  3 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Padova
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Zagreb
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Uppsala Central
  4. Take the night train from Uppsala Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation

Bus, train  •  3 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Essen
  2. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Hamburg-Harburg Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg, Hamburg Harburg to Malmö N73
  4. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation

2687 kr - 4513 kr

Drive, car train  •  43h 25m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Östersund

Drive  •  37h 10m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Östersund 3815.4 km

4700 kr - 7000 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Östersund is to fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 11h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Östersund is to fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 11h 9m.

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The distance between Madrid and Östersund is 2804 km. The road distance is 3815.4 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Östersund without a car is to train and bus which takes 47h 57m and costs 330€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 11h 9m to get from Madrid to Östersund, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Ostersund Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 5m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Östersund is 3815 km. It takes approximately 37h 10m to drive from Madrid to Östersund.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, KLM, Lufthansa and six other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Ostersund Airport.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Östersund. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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  • Distance: 2804.5 km
  • Duration: 11h 9m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Östersund, Sweden?

KLM, Scandinavian Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Madrid to Östersund hourly.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Frankfurt, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 4700 kr
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Dusseldorf, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 4600 kr
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Brussels, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
750 kr - 2600 kr
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2500 kr
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Paris CDG, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1400 kr - 5000 kr
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Palma Mallorca, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Geneva, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Frankfurt, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
10h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1800 kr - 7500 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 5000 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1400 kr - 4900 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Paris CDG, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1500 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1500 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3800 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Brussels, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
650 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Geneva, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 6000 kr
Flights from Madrid to Sundsvall via Barcelona, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1500 kr - 7000 kr
Flights from Madrid to Trondheim via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 4400 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Trondheim via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300 kr - 4900 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Madrid to Trondheim via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 4200 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Ostersund via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4500 kr
Train operators
Kiruna Lokaltrafik
Website
buss.kiruna.se
Train from Sundsvall Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Kiruna Lokaltrafik
Train from Storlien station to Östersund Västra station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Kiruna Lokaltrafik
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Sundsvall Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
190 kr - 310 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
240 kr - 310 kr
2nd Class Ticket
190 kr - 230 kr
Train from Hommelvik to Storlien station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75 kr - 210 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
160 kr - 210 kr
2nd Class Ticket
75 kr - 90 kr
Train from Arlanda Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
460 kr - 600 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
460 kr - 600 kr
2nd Class Ticket
500 kr - 600 kr
Night train from Uppsala Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
470 kr - 650 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
470 kr - 600 kr
2nd Class Ticket
500 kr - 650 kr
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
650 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
650 kr - 850 kr
Promo+
720 kr - 770 kr
Flexible
950 kr - 1200 kr
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
1300 kr - 1800 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Essen Hbf to Hamburg-Harburg
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
2100 kr - 3800 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Essen Hbf to Hamburg-Harburg
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1000 kr - 1900 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Nässjö Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
410 kr - 490 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Östersund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
500 kr - 650 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Hamburg-Harburg
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
750 kr - 1100 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Essen, Essen central station to Hamburg, Hamburg-Harburg station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
190 kr - 240 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Hkx
Website
hkx.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Hamburg-Harburg
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
hkx.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 kr - 650 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Stockholm Arlanda T 5, Arlanda Airport T5
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
480 kr - 600 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Madrid, Madrid to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
550 kr - 750 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
460 kr - 550 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg, Hamburg ZOB to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
320 kr - 390 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg, Hamburg Harburg to Malmö
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
280 kr - 340 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Barcelona - Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
16h 36m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
eurolines.de
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Madrid to Padova
Ave. Duration
29h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Padova to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
600 kr - 850 kr
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Padova to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
390 kr - 450 kr
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Uppsala Central
Ave. Duration
35h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Essen
Ave. Duration
2 days 9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1700 kr - 2400 kr
Website
alsa.com

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