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

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Bus, train  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Mellerud Österrådaplan to Ed station 700
  2. Take the train from Ed station to Rygge 394 / ...

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Bus, train via Halden  •  4h 3m

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

Drive  •  2h 5m

  1. Drive from Mellerud to Rygge 146.2 km

Mellerud to Rygge by bus and train

The journey time between Mellerud and Rygge is around 3h 47m and covers a distance of around 156 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 23m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 14m. Operated by Vasttrafik and Norwegian Railways (VY), the Mellerud to Rygge service departs from Mellerud Österrådaplan and arrives in Rygge. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 24m
Layover time:
1h 23m
Total time:
3h 47m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 14m
Journey distance:
156 km
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
kr 202
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:49
Last service departs at:
17:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mellerud to Rygge bus and train schedules

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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, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, United Kingdom and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Norway from Sweden

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 3 in quarantine
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from Sweden
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 3 in quarantine
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Czech Republic and Poland
  • 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 Czech Republic and Poland
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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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 Rygge is 815 55 015.

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

The social distance requirement in Rygge 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: 10 Oct 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 Rygge is to bus and train which costs 200 kr - 270 kr and takes 3h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Mellerud to Rygge is to drive which costs 200 kr - 310 kr and takes 2h 5m.

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The distance between Mellerud and Rygge is 123 km. The road distance is 146.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Rygge without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 25m and costs 200 kr - 270 kr.

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It takes approximately 3h 25m to get from Mellerud to Rygge, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mellerud to Rygge is 146 km. It takes approximately 2h 5m to drive from Mellerud to Rygge.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Rygge. Prices start at kr 1000 NOK per night.

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  • Distance: 122.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 25m

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

There is no direct connection from Mellerud to Rygge. However, you can take the bus to Ed station, take the walk to Ed station, then take the train to Rygge. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Mellerud to Rygge via Ed station, Ed station, and Halden stasjon in around 4h 3m.

Train operators
Norwegian Railways (VY)
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Ed station to Rygge
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
kr 150 - kr 190
Website
vy.no
Train from Ed station to Halden stasjon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
kr 80 - kr 100
Website
vy.no
Train from Halden stasjon to Rygge stasjon
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 100 - kr 130
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
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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