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There are 10 ways to get from Malmö to Västerås by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 54m

  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

$43 - $130

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Bus  •  10h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Malmö to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen 073 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation 600 / ...

$42 - $68

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Train Snälltåget  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the train from Eslöv station to Norrköping Centralstation Snälltåget
  2. Take the train from Norrköping Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg

$43 - $82

Drive  •  6h 18m

  1. Drive from Malmö to Västerås 373.2 miles

$80 - $130

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

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

$82 - $212

Fly Malmo to Stockholm, train  •  4h 26m

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

$86 - $201

Fly Copenhagen to Stockholm, train  •  5h 29m

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

$101 - $242

Train to Kristianstad, fly to Stockholm Bromma, train  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the train from Malmö C to Kristiansstad C
  2. Fly from Kristianstad (KID) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) KID - BMA
  3. Take the train from Sundbyberg station to Västerås Centralstation

$105 - $368

Train to Helsingborg, fly to Stockholm Bromma, train  •  6h 22m

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

$92 - $273

Train to Helsingborg, fly to Stockholm, train  •  6h 17m

  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

$111 - $262

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Västerås is to train which costs 380 kr - 750 kr and takes 7h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Malmö to Västerås is to fly and train which costs 700 kr - 1900 kr and takes 4h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Malmö to Västerås station. However, there are services departing from Malmö and arriving at Västerås Centralstation via Stockholm Cityterminalen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Malmö station to Västerås station. However, there are services departing from Malmö Centralstation and arriving at Västerås Centralstation via Norrköping Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 54m.

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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 5h 54m and costs 380 kr - 1200 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 54m 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 5h 54m and costs 380 kr - 1200 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 370 kr - 650 kr and takes 10h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Malmö to Västerås.
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  • Distance: 308.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 54m

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

You can take a train from Malmö to Västerås via Norrköping Centralstation in around 5h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Malmö to Västerås via Stockholm Cityterminalen in around 10h 28m.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm Bromma via Visby
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Kristianstad to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Helsingborg to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Helsingborg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Malmo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
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
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$65 - $90
2nd Class Refundable
$65 - $90
1st Class Refundable
$90 - $130
Train from Norrköping Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$17 - $24
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$28 - $40
2nd Class Refundable
$27 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $55
Train from Sundbyberg station to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $26
2nd Class Refundable
$19 - $26
1st Class Refundable
$25 - $35
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $27
2nd Class Refundable
$20 - $28
1st Class Refundable
$27 - $40
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Train from Eslöv station to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö C to Kristiansstad C
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö C to Ängelholm St.
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Skånetrafiken
Phone
+46 77 177 77 77
Website
skanetrafiken.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Kristianstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Skånetrafiken
Bus operators
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, Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you

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The quickest flight from Malmo Airport to Stockholm Bromma Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Malmö to Västerås bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Västerås Centralstation.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Malmö to Västerås is 597 km. It takes approximately 6h 18m to drive from Malmö to Västerås.

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Malmö Aviation offers flights from Malmo Airport to Stockholm Bromma Airport.

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Book your Malmö to Västerås bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Västerås. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Malmö to Malmo Airport is to bus which takes 27m and costs 105 kr.

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