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There are 2 ways to get from Mellerud to Fredrikstad by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Mellerud Österrådaplan to Ed station 700
  2. Take the train from Ed station to Halden Tåg
  3. Take the train from Halden stasjon to Fredrikstad stasjon R20

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Drive  •  1h 59m

  1. Drive from Mellerud to Fredrikstad 128.6 km

kr 180 - kr 270

Mellerud to Fredrikstad by bus and train

The journey time between Mellerud and Fredrikstad is around 4h 43m and covers a distance of around 132 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 47m. Operated by Vasttrafik, Vygruppen AS and Norwegian Railways (VY), the Mellerud to Fredrikstad service departs from Mellerud Österrådaplan and arrives in Fredrikstad stasjon. Typically 25 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 43m
Fastest journey time:
2h 47m
Journey distance:
132 km
Services per week:
25
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:49
Last service departs at:
22:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mellerud to Fredrikstad bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Sweden → Norway
Partially open

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International entry into Norway from Sweden

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Cyprus, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

Restricted for: Non-essential travel

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Conditions of entry into Norway from Sweden

  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Sweden
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, Germany, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, Germany, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area

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Rules to follow in Norway

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Mandatory

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Considerations leaving from Sweden

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Norway from Sweden.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Fredrikstad is 815 55 015.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Fredrikstad is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Fredrikstad is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 815 55 015.

No, returning to Sweden from Norway is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Norwegian Institute of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Mellerud to Fredrikstad is to drive, which costs 180 kr - 270 kr and takes 1h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Mellerud to Fredrikstad is to drive which costs 180 kr - 270 kr and takes 1h 59m.

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The distance between Mellerud and Fredrikstad is 105 km. The road distance is 128.6 km.

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Fredrikstad without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 37m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 37m to get from Mellerud to Fredrikstad, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mellerud to Fredrikstad is 129 km. It takes approximately 1h 59m to drive from Mellerud to Fredrikstad.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Fredrikstad. Prices start at kr 1000 NOK per night.

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Map of how to get from Mellerud to Fredrikstad.
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  • Distance: 104.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 37m

What companies run services between Mellerud, Västra Götaland County, Sweden and Fredrikstad, Norway?

There is no direct connection from Mellerud to Fredrikstad. However, you can take the bus to Ed station, take the walk to Ed station, take the train to Halden stasjon, then take the train to Fredrikstad stasjon. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Fredrikstad.

Train operators
Vygruppen AS
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Ed station to Halden
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Vygruppen AS
Bus operators
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Mellerud Österrådaplan to Ed station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
kr 50 - kr 70
Website
Vasttrafik

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