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

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Bus, train  •  7h 52m

  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 Skien stasjon R11 / ...

3 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Torp Terminalen Uddevalla to Oslo Bussterminal Bus4You
  2. Take the bus from Oslo bussterminal to Skjelsvik terminal Vy190 / ...

Train, ferry  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Uddevalla Centralstation to Strömstad station Tåg
  2. Take the ferry from Strömstad Torskholmen to Sandefjord kai
  3. Take the train from Sandefjord stasjon to Skien stasjon R11

Drive  •  4h 25m

  1. Drive from Mellerud to Skien 315.5 km

Mellerud to Skien by bus and train

The journey time between Mellerud and Skien is around 9h 6m and covers a distance of around 384 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 40m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 4m. Operated by Vasttrafik, Vygruppen AS and Norwegian Railways (VY), the Mellerud to Skien service departs from Mellerud Österrådaplan and arrives in Skien stasjon. Typically 24 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 26m
Layover time:
3h 40m
Total time:
9h 6m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 4m
Journey distance:
384 km
Services per week:
24
Cheapest price:
kr 513
Carbon emissions:
23 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 Skien 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.

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The cheapest way to get from Mellerud to Skien is to drive which costs 450 kr - 700 kr and takes 4h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Mellerud to Skien is to drive which costs 450 kr - 700 kr and takes 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mellerud to Skien. However, there are services departing from Österrådaplan and arriving at Ibsenhuset via Vänersborg resecentrum, Trestad center väg 44, Torp Terminalen Uddevalla, Oslo bussterminal and Skjelsvik knutepunkt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 14m.

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The distance between Mellerud and Skien is 173 km. The road distance is 315.5 km.

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Skien without a car is to bus and train which takes 7h 52m and costs 500 kr - 650 kr.

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It takes approximately 7h 52m to get from Mellerud to Skien, including transfers.

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Mellerud to Skien bus services, operated by Bus4You, depart from Torp Terminalen Uddevalla station.

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Mellerud to Skien bus services, operated by Nettbuss AS, arrive at Skjelsvik terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mellerud to Skien is 315 km. It takes approximately 4h 25m to drive from Mellerud to Skien.

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  • Distance: 172.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 52m

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

You can take a bus from Mellerud to Skien via Vänersborg resecentrum, Trestad center väg 44, Torp Terminalen Uddevalla, Oslo Bussterminal, Oslo bussterminal, and Skjelsvik knutepunkt in around 9h 14m.

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
Norwegian Railways (VY)
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
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 Oslo S
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 170 - kr 210
Website
vy.no
Train from Oslo S to Skien stasjon
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 210 - kr 260
Website
vy.no
Train from Sandefjord stasjon to Skien stasjon
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
kr 80 - kr 100
Website
vy.no
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Train from Uddevalla central to Strömstad station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
SJ
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
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Torp Terminalen Uddevalla to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
nettbuss.se
Nettbuss AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
vybuss.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Skjelsvik terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
kr 330 - kr 420
Website
Nettbuss AS
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Skjelsvik knutepunkt
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
kr 300 - kr 370
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
kr 300 - kr 370
Vaernes Ekspressen
Phone
+47 905 74 475
Email
post@vaernesekspressen.no
Website
vaernesekspressen.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Skjelsvik knutepunkt
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Vaernes Ekspressen
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Strömstad Torskholmen to Sandefjord kai
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Color Line AS

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