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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 2 min

$30 - $70

5 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. N

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. 215.6 miles

$45 - $75

Train to Gothenburg, fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  4 h 17 min

  1. GOT - BMA

$80 - $213

Train to Karlstad, fly to Stockholm  •  4 h 17 min

  1. KSD - ARN

$98 - $754

Train to Jonkoping, fly to Stockholm  •  4 h 50 min

  1. JKG - ARN

$85 - $457

What companies run services between Skövde, Sweden and Stockholm, Sweden?

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Skövde to Stockholm hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, Skaraborgaren operates a bus from Skövde to Stockholm 3 times a week, and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Gothenburg to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
NextJet
Website
nextjet.se
Flights from Karlstad to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Jonkoping to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Skövde Central to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $95
Train from Skövde Central to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$16 - $23
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$26 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$26 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $50
Train from Skövde Central to Karlstad Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $28
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
2nd Class Refundable
$30 - $45
1st Class Refundable
$40 - $60
Train from Skövde Central to Jönköping Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $19
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $27
2nd Class Refundable
$20 - $27
1st Class Refundable
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Skaraborgaren
Website
skovdebuss.se
Bus from Skövde Centralstation to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
resrobot.se

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Skövde and Stockholm is 264 km. The road distance is 345 km.

The cheapest way to get from Skövde to Stockholm is to train which costs 260 kr - 600 kr and takes 2 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Skövde to Stockholm is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 260 kr - 600 kr.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Skövde Central and arriving at Stockholm Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Skövde Centralstation and arriving at Stockholm Cityterminalen. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

The train from Skövde Central to Stockholm Central takes 2 h 2 min including transfers and departs hourly.