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There are 5 ways to get from Mellerud to Skövde by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the train from Mellerud station to Trollhättan Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...
  2. Take the train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation Mtrx

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Österrådaplan to Vänersborg resecentrum 700 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trollhättan Centralstation to Skövde Sandtorget 1 / ...

149 kr - 196 kr

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h

  1. Take the train from Mellerud station to Trollhättan Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trollhättan Centralstation to Skövde Sandtorget 1 / ...

151 kr - 310 kr

Bus, train  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Österrådaplan to Vänersborg resecentrum 700 / ...
  2. Take the train from Vänersborg Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg SJ3000

182 kr - 327 kr

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from Mellerud to Skövde 153.2 km

170 kr - 260 kr

Mellerud to Skövde by bus

The bus journey time between Mellerud and Skövde is around 4h 17m and covers a distance of around 174 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 16m. Operated by Vasttrafik, the Mellerud to Skövde bus service departs from Österrådaplan and arrives in Skövde Sandtorget. Typically 80 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 17m
Fastest bus time:
3h 16m
Bus distance:
174 km
Buses per week:
80
Cheapest price:
149 kr
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:11
Last bus departs at:
22:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mellerud to Skövde bus 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.
Mellerud → Skövde
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Skövde is 11313.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Skövde is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Skövde is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 11313.

Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Mellerud to Skövde is to bus, which costs 140 kr - 200 kr and takes 3h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Mellerud to Skövde is to drive which costs 170 kr - 260 kr and takes 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mellerud to Skövde. However, there are services departing from Österrådaplan and arriving at Skövde Sandtorget via Vänersborg resecentrum and Trollhättan Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mellerud station to Skövde station. However, there are services departing from Mellerud station and arriving at Skövde Centralstation via Trollhättan Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Mellerud and Skövde is 88 km. The road distance is 153.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Skövde without a car is to train which takes 2h 46m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 46m to get from Mellerud to Skövde, including transfers.

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Mellerud to Skövde bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, depart from Österrådaplan station.

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

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Skövde is to train which takes 2h 46m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 140 kr - 200 kr and takes 3h 48m.

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Map of how to get from Mellerud to Skövde.
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  • Distance: 87.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 46m

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

You can take a train from Mellerud to Skövde via Trollhättan Centralstation in around 2h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mellerud to Skövde via Vänersborg resecentrum, Trollhättan resecentrum, and Trollhättan Centralstation in around 3h 48m.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Mellerud station to Trollhättan Centralstation
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60 kr - 190 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
150 kr - 190 kr
2nd Class Ticket
60 kr - 75 kr
Train from Vänersborg Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130 kr - 260 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
200 kr - 260 kr
2nd Class Ticket
130 kr - 170 kr
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Train from Mellerud station to Trollhättan station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
SJ
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Mellerud station to Trollhättan station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80 kr - 110 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
80 kr - 110 kr
MTRX
Phone
+46 8 580 971 66
Email
kundservice@mtrexpress.travel
Website
mtrx.travel
Train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Unknown
mtrx.travel
Bus operators
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Trollhättan Centralstation to Skövde Sandtorget
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90 kr - 120 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Bus from Österrådaplan to Vänersborg resecentrum
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50 kr - 70 kr
Website
Vasttrafik

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Mellerud to Skövde bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Skövde Sandtorget station.

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Mellerud to Skövde train services, operated by MTRX, arrive at Skövde Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mellerud to Skövde is 153 km. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Mellerud to Skövde.

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