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There are 3 ways to get from Mellerud to Karlstad by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the train from Mellerud station to Karlstad Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...

120 kr - 260 kr

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Bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Mellerud station to Karlstad central Buss / ...

100 kr - 190 kr

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Drive  •  1h 28m

  1. Drive from Mellerud to Karlstad 118.3 km

130 kr - 200 kr

Mellerud to Karlstad by train

The train journey time between Mellerud and Karlstad is around 1h 26m and covers a distance of around 125 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 20m. Operated by Swedish Railways (SJ) and Tågab, the Mellerud to Karlstad train service departs from Mellerud station and arrives in Karlstad Centralstation. Typically 48 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 26m
Fastest train time:
1h 20m
Trains per week:
48
Cheapest price:
120 kr
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:16
Last train departs at:
20:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mellerud to Karlstad train schedules

Mellerud → Karlstad
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Karlstad is 11313.

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The social distance requirement in Karlstad is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Mellerud to Karlstad is to bus which costs 100 kr - 190 kr and takes 2h 52m.

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The fastest way to get from Mellerud to Karlstad is to train which takes 1h 25m and costs 120 kr - 260 kr.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mellerud station station and arriving at Karlstad central. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 2h 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mellerud station station and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 25m.

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The distance between Mellerud and Karlstad is 97 km. The road distance is 118.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Karlstad without a car is to train which takes 1h 25m and costs 120 kr - 260 kr.

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The train from Mellerud station to Karlstad Centralstation takes 1h 25m including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Mellerud to Karlstad bus services, operated by SJ, depart from Mellerud station.

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Mellerud to Karlstad train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from Mellerud station.

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Karlstad is to train which takes 1h 25m and costs 120 kr - 260 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100 kr - 190 kr and takes 2h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Mellerud to Karlstad.
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  • Distance: 96.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 25m

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Mellerud station to Karlstad Centralstation every 3 hours. Tickets cost 130 kr - 260 kr and the journey takes 1h 25m. Tågab also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, SJ operates a bus from Mellerud station to Karlstad central twice daily. Tickets cost 100 kr - 140 kr and the journey takes 2h 52m. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Mellerud station to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
130 kr - 260 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
200 kr - 260 kr
2nd Class Ticket
130 kr - 170 kr
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Mellerud station to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
120 kr - 170 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
120 kr - 170 kr
Bus operators
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Bus from Mellerud station to Karlstad central
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 kr - 140 kr
Website
SJ
2nd Class
100 kr - 140 kr
1st Class
160 kr - 210 kr
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Bus from Mellerud station to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kr - 190 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)

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Mellerud to Karlstad bus services, operated by SJ, arrive at Karlstad central station.

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Mellerud to Karlstad train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Karlstad Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mellerud to Karlstad is 118 km. It takes approximately 1h 28m to drive from Mellerud to Karlstad.

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