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There are 4 ways to get from Oslo to Strömstad by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 871 bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Tanum Preem 600 / ...
  2. Take the line 871 bus from Tanums shoppingcenter to Strömstad station 871 / ...

171 kr - 237 kr

3 alternative options

Train, line 111 bus  •  3h 36m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Halden stasjon R20 / ...
  2. Take the line 111 bus from Halden to Norrtullsgatan 111

218 kr - 269 kr

Train, bus  •  3h 44m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Halden stasjon R20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Halden bussterminal to Strömstad station 111

223 kr - 279 kr

Drive  •  1h 35m

  1. Drive from Oslo to Strömstad 136.2 km

180 kr - 270 kr

Norway → Sweden
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International entry into Sweden from Norway

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Conditions of entry into Sweden from Norway

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
  • No quarantine required
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Sweden from Norway.

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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 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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

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

The social distance requirement in Strömstad is 1 metre.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Norway from Sweden.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Strömstad is to bus and line 871 bus which costs kr 170 - kr 250 and takes 3h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo to Strömstad is to drive which costs kr 190 - kr 280 and takes 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oslo to Strömstad station. However, there are services departing from Oslo Bussterminal and arriving at Strömstad station via Tanums shoppingcenter. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 26m.

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The distance between Oslo and Strömstad is 111 km. The road distance is 136.2 km.

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The best way to get from Oslo to Strömstad without a car is to bus and line 871 bus which takes 3h 26m and costs kr 170 - kr 250.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Oslo to Strömstad, including transfers.

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Oslo to Strömstad bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, depart from Oslo Bussterminal station.

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Oslo to Strömstad bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Strömstad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oslo to Strömstad is 136 km. It takes approximately 1h 35m to drive from Oslo to Strömstad.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Strömstad. Prices start at 750 kr SEK per night.

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  • Distance: 111.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Strömstad, Sweden?

You can take a bus from Oslo to Strömstad via Tanum Preem and Tanums shoppingcenter in around 3h 26m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Vy Travel AB
Phone
+46 771 15 15 15
Email
info@tagkompaniet.se
Website
vy.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Tanum Preem
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Vy Travel AB
Bus4You
Website
bus4you.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Tanums shoppingcenter
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kr - 180 kr
Website
Bus4You
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Tanums shoppingcenter to Strömstad station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45 kr - 65 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Bus from Halden to Norrtullsgatan
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50 kr - 65 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Bus from Halden bussterminal to Strömstad station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55 kr - 75 kr
Website
Vasttrafik

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