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There are 4 ways to get from Mellerud to Kongsvinger by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Mellerud station to Grums station
  2. Take the bus from Grums to Oslo 600
  3. Take the train from Oslo S to Kongsvinger stasjon L14

kr 349 - kr 547

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6h 51m

  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 Oslo S R20
  4. Take the train from Oslo S to Kongsvinger stasjon L14

Bus  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Uddevalla Torp to Oslo Central Bus Station Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade - Oslo Central Bus Station / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oslo S Trelastgata to Kongsvinger stasjon L14b

Drive  •  2h 54m

  1. Drive from Mellerud to Kongsvinger 203.5 km

kr 290 - kr 430

Mellerud to Kongsvinger by train and bus

The journey time between Mellerud and Kongsvinger is around 7h 56m and covers a distance of around 372 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 3m. Operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), FlixBus and Norwegian Railways (VY), the Mellerud to Kongsvinger service departs from Mellerud station and arrives in Kongsvinger stasjon. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 56m
Fastest journey time:
6h 3m
Journey distance:
372 km
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
kr 349
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:19
Last service departs at:
20:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mellerud to Kongsvinger train and bus schedules

Sweden → Norway
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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, Finland, Germany, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden 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, Finland, Germany, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden 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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Considerations leaving from Sweden

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

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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 Kongsvinger is 815 55 015.

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

The social distance requirement in Kongsvinger 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.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Norwegian Institute of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mellerud to Kongsvinger is to drive which costs 280 kr - 420 kr and takes 2h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Mellerud to Kongsvinger is to drive which costs 280 kr - 420 kr and takes 2h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mellerud to Kongsvinger. However, there are services departing from Österrådaplan and arriving at Kongsvinger stasjon via Vänersborg resecentrum, Trestad center väg 44, Uddevalla Torp and Oslo S Trelastgata. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 11m.

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The distance between Mellerud and Kongsvinger is 168 km. The road distance is 203.5 km.

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Kongsvinger without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 28m and costs 340 kr - 550 kr.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Mellerud to Kongsvinger, including transfers.

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Mellerud to Kongsvinger bus services, operated by Vy bus4you, depart from Uddevalla Torp station.

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Mellerud to Kongsvinger bus services, operated by Norwegian Railways (VY), arrive at Kongsvinger stasjon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mellerud to Kongsvinger is 204 km. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Mellerud to Kongsvinger.

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There are four+ hotels available in Kongsvinger. Prices start at kr 1000 NOK per night.

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Map of how to get from Mellerud to Kongsvinger.
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  • Distance: 167.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 28m

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

You can take a bus from Mellerud to Kongsvinger via Vänersborg resecentrum, Trestad center väg 44, Uddevalla Torp, Oslo Central Bus Station, and Oslo S Trelastgata in around 9h 11m.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Norwegian Railways (VY)
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Oslo S to Kongsvinger stasjon
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 130 - kr 170
Website
vy.no
Train from Halden stasjon to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 170 - kr 210
Website
vy.no
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
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 Grums to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
kr 120 - kr 150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Uddevalla to Oslo
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
kr 130 - kr 170
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Vy bus4you
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Uddevalla Torp to Oslo Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
kr 90 - kr 550
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus4You
Website
bus4you.se
Bus from Torp Terminalen Uddevalla to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
kr 150 - kr 220
Website
Bus4You
Norwegian Railways (VY)
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Bus from Oslo S Trelastgata to Kongsvinger stasjon
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
vy.no

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