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There are 4 ways to get from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Lillestrøm to Karlstad Centralstation Tågkompaniet

$55 - $77

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Bus FlixBus  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Lufthavn to Oslo bussterminal Fb2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Busstationen 600 / ...

$23 - $39

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Bus Nettbuss Express  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Lufthavn to Oslo bussterminal Fb2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Centralstation Nettbuss / ...

$24 - $46

Drive  •  3h 3m

  1. Drive from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad 135.1 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad is to bus which costs kr 190 - kr 330 and takes 4h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad is to drive which costs kr 290 - kr 430 and takes 3h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad station. However, there are services departing from Oslo Lufthavn and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Oslo Bussterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad station. However, there are services departing from Oslo Lufthavn stasjon and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Lillestrøm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Oslo Airport (OSL) and Karlstad is 162 km. The road distance is 216.1 km.

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The best way to get from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad without a car is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs kr 450 - kr 650.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad, including transfers.

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Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad bus services, operated by Fly Bussen, depart from Oslo Lufthavn station.

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Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad train services, operated by Tågkompaniet, depart from Lillestrøm station.

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The best way to get from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs kr 450 - kr 650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs kr 200 - kr 380 and takes 4h 42m.

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  • Distance: 101.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between Oslo Airport (OSL), Norway and Karlstad, Sweden?

Tågkompaniet operates a train from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad 3 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 2h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad via Oslo Bussterminal in around 4h 42m.

Train operators
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Lillestrøm to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Bus operators
Fly Bussen
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Bus from Oslo Lufthavn to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Website
Ruter
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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Nettbuss Express
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Busstationen
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
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Nettbuss Express
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Busstationen
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Karlstad Busstationen
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad bus services, operated by Nettbuss Express, arrive at Karlstad Centralstation.

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Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad train services, operated by Tågkompaniet, arrive at Karlstad Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad is 216 km. It takes approximately 3h 3m to drive from Oslo Airport (OSL) to Karlstad.

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