There are 11 ways to get from Malmö to Västerås by train, bus, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...
  2. Take the train from Norrköping Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...

$57 - $131

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Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Malmö to Stockholm 073 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stockholm to Västerås 600S / ...

$42 - $69

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Bus, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Linköping Fjärrbussterminal Swebus
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...

$68 - $114

Night train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the night train from Malmö Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation SJ Nattåg

$50 - $130

Drive  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Malmö to Västerås 373.2 miles

$80 - $130

Fly Malmo to Stockholm Bromma, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Malmo (MMX) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) MMX - BMA
  2. Take the train from Sundbyberg station to Västerås Centralstation

$83 - $213

Fly Malmo to Stockholm, train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Malmo (MMX) to Stockholm (ARN) MMX - ARN
  2. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation

$87 - $202

Fly Malmo to Orebro, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Malmo (MMX) to Orebro (ORB) MMX - ORB
  2. Take the train from Örebro Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation

$243 - $824

Fly Copenhagen to Orebro, train  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Orebro (ORB) CPH - ORB
  2. Take the train from Örebro Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation

$133 - $295

Fly Copenhagen to Stockholm, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Stockholm (ARN) CPH - ARN
  2. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation

$102 - $243

Train to Helsingborg, fly to Stockholm, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Malmö C to Ängelholm St.
  2. Fly from Helsingborg (AGH) to Stockholm (ARN) AGH - ARN
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation

$112 - $263

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Västerås is to bus which costs 370 kr - 650 kr and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malmö to Västerås is to fly and train which costs 2100 kr - 7500 kr and takes 4 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Malmö to Västerås. However, there are services departing from Malmö and arriving at Västerås via Stockholm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Malmö Centralstation station and arriving at Västerås Centralstation station. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

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The distance between Malmö and Västerås is 493 km. The road distance is 597.2 km.

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The best way to get from Malmö to Västerås without a car is to train which takes 6 h 7 min and costs 500 kr - 1200 kr.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Malmö to Västerås, including transfers.

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Malmö to Västerås bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Malmö station.

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Malmö to Västerås train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Malmö Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Malmö to Västerås is to train which takes 6 h 7 min and costs 500 kr - 1200 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 370 kr - 650 kr and takes 10 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Malmö to Västerås.
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  • Distance: 308.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Malmö, Sweden and Västerås, Sweden?

You can take a train from Malmö to Västerås via Norrköping Centralstation in around 6 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Malmö to Västerås via Stockholm in around 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Copenhagen to Orebro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Helsingborg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm Bromma via Visby
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Malmo to Orebro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Orebro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$65 - $90
2nd Class Refundable
$65 - $95
1st Class Refundable
$95 - $130
Train from Norrköping Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$17 - $25
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$28 - $40
2nd Class Refundable
$28 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $55
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$21 - $30
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $45
2nd Class Refundable
$30 - $50
1st Class Refundable
$45 - $65
Night train from Malmö Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $180
Train from Sundbyberg station to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $26
2nd Class Refundable
$19 - $27
1st Class Refundable
$26 - $35
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $19
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $27
2nd Class Refundable
$20 - $28
1st Class Refundable
$27 - $40
Train from Örebro Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $26
2nd Class Refundable
$19 - $27
1st Class Refundable
$26 - $35
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
Tågab
Train from Örebro Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
Tågab
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö C to Ängelholm St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Bus operators
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Linköping Fjärrbussterminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
Swebus
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 Malmö to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm to Västerås
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you

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