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There are 10 ways to get from Stockholm to Erkelenz by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Stockholm to Dusseldorf, train  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) ARN - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Erkelenz, Bf

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Fly Stockholm to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) ARN - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Rheydt Hbf

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Fly Stockholm Bromma to Dusseldorf, train  •  7h 40m

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BMA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Erkelenz, Bf

Fly Stockholm to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 49m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Frankfurt (FRA) ARN - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Erkelenz, Bf

Fly Stockholm to Brussels, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Brussels (BRU) ARN - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Aachen, Hbf to Erkelenz, Bf

Fly Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  8h 21m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ARN - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Venlo

Train  •  18h 42m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf 42 / ...
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Erkelenz, Bf Re4 / ...

Bus  •  24h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB N602
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg central bus station to Düsseldorf central bus station N74

Night train, train  •  20h 41m

  1. Take the night train from Stockholm Central to Hamburg-Altona En
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Münster Hauptbahnhof 42 / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Krefeld-Oppum Re / ...
  4. Take the train from KR-Oppum to Erkelenz

Drive  •  14h 24m

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Erkelenz 1550.6 km

Stockholm to Erkelenz by train

3 Weekly Trains
18h 42m Average Duration
€125 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Erkelenz is to bus which costs 750 kr - 1100 kr and takes 24h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Erkelenz is to fly and train which costs 950 kr - 2400 kr and takes 5h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockholm station to Erkelenz. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at Erkelenz, Bf via Hamburg Hbf and Düsseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 42m.

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The distance between Stockholm and Erkelenz is 1179 km. The road distance is 1550.6 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Erkelenz without a car is to train which takes 18h 42m and costs 1300 kr - 1900 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Stockholm to Erkelenz, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Erkelenz train services, operated by Snälltåget, depart from Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Erkelenz is to train which takes 18h 42m and costs 1300 kr - 1900 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 750 kr - 1100 kr and takes 24h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Stockholm to Erkelenz train services, operated by National Express, arrive at Erkelenz, Bf station.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Erkelenz.
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  • Distance: 1178.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Erkelenz, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany?

You can take a train from Stockholm to Erkelenz via Hamburg Hbf and Düsseldorf Hbf in around 18h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stockholm to Erkelenz via Hamburg central bus station, Düsseldorf central bus station, Düsseldorf Hbf, Mönchengladbach, Hbf, and Mönchengladbach, Hbf in around 24h 50m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €360
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €360
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €360
Flights from Stockholm to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €500
Flights from Stockholm to Frankfurt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Stockholm to Frankfurt via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Stockholm to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €370
Flights from Stockholm to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €370
Flights from Stockholm to Brussels via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €370
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €310
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €310
Flights from Stockholm to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €410
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Dusseldorf via Gothenburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €480
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Dusseldorf via Gothenburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Stockholm to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €500
Flights from Stockholm to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €490
Flights from Stockholm to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €370
Flights from Stockholm to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Stockholm to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €260
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €260
Flights from Stockholm to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €460
Flights from Stockholm to Cologne Bonn via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€95 - €460
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Dusseldorf via Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Dusseldorf via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Dusseldorf via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Stockholm to Brussels via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €150
Flights from Stockholm to Cologne Bonn via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stockholm to Cologne Bonn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €490
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Dusseldorf via Gothenburg, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€140 - €490
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €250
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €250
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stockholm to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Amsterdam Schiphol via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €360
Train operators
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Erkelenz, Bf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Aachen, Hbf to Erkelenz, Bf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Krefeld-Oppum
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Erkelenz, Bf,Erkelenz
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Aachen, Hbf,Aachen to Erkelenz, Bf,Erkelenz
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Münster Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Rheydt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Aachen Hbf to Erkelenz
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from KR-Oppum to Erkelenz
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €20
1st Class
€21 - €35
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Venlo
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€21 - €28
1st Class
€35 - €50
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 16m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Snälltåget
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Night train from Stockholm Central to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
13h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
SJ
Bus operators
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof/ZOB
Ave. Duration
15h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg central bus station to Düsseldorf central bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€22 - €27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Erkelenz is 1551 km. It takes approximately 14h 24m to drive from Stockholm to Erkelenz.

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KLM, Finnair, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 277 kr.

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