There are 6 ways to get from Oslo to Västerås by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Västerås Centralstation SJ InterCity

460 kr - 600 kr

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Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Västerås Resecentrum 900 / ...

220 kr - 280 kr

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Train via Örebro  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Örebro Södra station Tågkompaniet
  2. Take the train from Örebro Södra station to Västerås Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg

Drive  •  5h 5m

  1. Drive from Oslo to Västerås 424.3 km

650 kr - 1000 kr

Train to Oslo, fly, train  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Stockholm (ARN) OSL - ARN
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation

694 kr - 2015 kr

Train to Karlstad, fly, train  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Kil station
  2. Fly from Karlstad (KSD) to Stockholm (ARN) KSD - ARN
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Västerås is to bus which costs kr 230 - kr 280 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo to Västerås is to train and fly which costs kr 700 - kr 2100 and takes 4h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oslo Bussterminal and arriving at Västerås Resecentrum. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oslo S and arriving at Västerås Centralstation station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Oslo and Västerås is 327 km. The road distance is 424.3 km.

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The best way to get from Oslo to Västerås without a car is to train which takes 5h 20m and costs kr 470 - kr 650.

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The train from Oslo S to Västerås Centralstation takes 5h 20m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Oslo to Västerås train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from Oslo S station.

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The best way to get from Oslo to Västerås is to train which takes 5h 20m and costs kr 470 - kr 650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs kr 230 - kr 280 and takes 5h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Oslo to Västerås.
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  • Distance: 326.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Oslo S to Västerås Centralstation twice daily. Tickets cost 460 kr - 600 kr and the journey takes 5h 20m. Alternatively, Vy Travel AB operates a bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Västerås Resecentrum 3 times a day, and the journey takes 5h 35m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kr - 1800 kr
Flights from Oslo to Stockholm via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
650 kr - 1800 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 1400 kr
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Oslo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 1500 kr
Flights from Karlstad to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kr - 1400 kr
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Oslo to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 kr - 1900 kr
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Oslo S to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
460 kr - 600 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
460 kr - 600 kr
2nd Class Ticket
490 kr - 600 kr
Train from Örebro Södra station to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 kr - 240 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
180 kr - 240 kr
2nd Class Ticket
100 kr - 130 kr
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110 kr - 240 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
190 kr - 240 kr
2nd Class Ticket
110 kr - 140 kr
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Website
buss.kiruna.se
Train from Oslo S to Örebro Södra station
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Train from Oslo S to Kil station
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Bus operators
Vy Travel AB
Phone
+46 771 15 15 15
Email
info@tagkompaniet.se
Website
vy.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Västerås Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Vy Travel AB
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo to Västerås
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
220 kr - 280 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Kiruna Stadstrafik
Website
buss.kiruna.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5350 kr
Website
Kiruna Stadstrafik

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The quickest flight from Oslo Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Oslo to Västerås bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, arrive at Västerås Resecentrum station.

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Oslo to Västerås train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Västerås Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oslo to Västerås is 424 km. It takes approximately 5h 5m to drive from Oslo to Västerås.

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Ethiopian Airlines, FlexFlight ApS, Widerøe and two other airlines offer flights from Oslo Airport to Stockholm Airport.

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Book your Oslo to Västerås bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Västerås. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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