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

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Train via Öxnered station  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Mellerud station to Öxnered station SJ Regionaltåg / ...
  2. Take the train from Öxnered station to Vänersborg Centralstation Västtågen / ...

87 kr - 232 kr

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Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Österrådaplan to Vänersborg resecentrum 700 / ...

50 kr - 70 kr

3 alternative options

Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Österrådaplan to Hantverkaregatan 718

70 kr - 110 kr

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mellerud to Vänersborg 41.6 km

750 kr - 950 kr

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Mellerud to Vänersborg 41.6 km

45 kr - 75 kr

Mellerud to Vänersborg by trains

The train journey time between Mellerud and Vänersborg is around 1h 1m and covers a distance of around 44 km. The fastest train normally takes 44 min. Operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), SJ, Vasttrafik and others, the Mellerud to Vänersborg train service departs from Mellerud station and arrives in Vänersborg Centralstation. Typically 61 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 1m
Fastest train time:
44 min
Trains per week:
61
Cheapest price:
87 kr
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:02
Last train departs at:
23:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mellerud to Vänersborg train schedules

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

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

The social distance requirement in Vänersborg is 1 metre.

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The cost-effective way to get from Mellerud to Vänersborg is to bus, which costs 50 kr - 70 kr and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mellerud to Vänersborg is to taxi which costs 750 kr - 950 kr and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Österrådaplan and arriving at Vänersborg resecentrum. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Österrådaplan and arriving at Hantverkaregatan. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Mellerud and Vänersborg is 36 km. The road distance is 41.6 km.

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Vänersborg without a car is to train via Öxnered station which takes 39 min and costs 85 kr - 240 kr.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Mellerud to Vänersborg, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Mellerud to Vänersborg is to train via Öxnered station which takes 39 min and costs 85 kr - 240 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50 kr - 70 kr and takes 41 min.

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  • Distance: 36.2 km
  • Duration: 39 min

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

You can take a train from Mellerud to Vänersborg via Öxnered station in around 39 min. Alternatively, Vasttrafik operates a bus from Österrådaplan to Vänersborg resecentrum hourly. Tickets cost 50 kr - 70 kr and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Train from Mellerud station to Öxnered station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
SJ
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Mellerud station to Öxnered station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65 kr - 100 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Train from Öxnered station to Vänersborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35 kr - 50 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Train from Österrådaplan to Hantverkaregatan
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
70 kr - 110 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Mellerud station to Öxnered station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75 kr - 110 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
75 kr - 110 kr
Bus operators
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Österrådaplan to Vänersborg resecentrum
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50 kr - 70 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Other operators
Taxi from Mellerud to Vänersborg
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
750 kr - 950 kr
Taxi Dalsland Buss AB
Phone
+46 530 600 32
Website
taxidalsland.se

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Mellerud to Vänersborg bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Vänersborg resecentrum station.

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Mellerud to Vänersborg train services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Vänersborg Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mellerud to Vänersborg is 42 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Mellerud to Vänersborg.

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