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Train  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Nässjö Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nässjö Centralstation to Jönköping Centralstation Västtågen / ...

257 kr - 532 kr

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Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping Centralstation Bus4You / ...

170 kr - 220 kr

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Drive  •  3h 24m

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Jönköping 324 km

380 kr - 550 kr

Fly, bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Gothenburg (GOT) ARN - GOT
  2. Take the bus from Gothenburg Landvetter Airport to Jönköping Bus Station

987 kr - 2637 kr

Stockholm to Jönköping by train

The train journey time between Stockholm and Jönköping is around 3h 40m and covers a distance of around 362 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 11m. Operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), Snälltåget, Vasttrafik and others, the Stockholm to Jönköping train service departs from Stockholm Centralstation and arrives in Jönköping Centralstation. Typically 92 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 40m
Fastest train time:
3h 11m
Trains per week:
92
Cheapest price:
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Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:20
Last train departs at:
20:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stockholm to Jönköping train schedules

Stockholm → Jönköping
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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
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Jönköping is 11313.

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

The social distance requirement in Jönköping is 1 metre.

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

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Jönköping is to bus which costs 170 kr - 220 kr and takes 4h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Jönköping is to drive which costs 380 kr - 550 kr and takes 3h 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Jönköping Centralstation station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockholm station to Jönköping station. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at Jönköping Centralstation via Nässjö Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 26m.

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The distance between Stockholm and Jönköping is 285 km. The road distance is 324 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Jönköping without a car is to train which takes 3h 26m and costs 250 kr - 550 kr.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Stockholm to Jönköping, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Jönköping bus services, operated by Bus4You, depart from Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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Stockholm to Jönköping train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Jönköping is to train which takes 3h 26m and costs 250 kr - 550 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 170 kr - 220 kr and takes 4h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Jönköping.
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  • Distance: 284.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 26m

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

You can take a train from Stockholm to Jönköping via Nässjö Centralstation in around 3h 26m. Alternatively, Bus4You operates a bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping Centralstation every 4 hours. Tickets cost 190 kr - 270 kr and the journey takes 4h 20m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kr - 2400 kr
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Nässjö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
330 kr - 440 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
340 kr - 440 kr
2nd Class Ticket
330 kr - 400 kr
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Nässjö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
180 kr - 230 kr
Website
Snälltåget
JLT
Phone
0771-444 333
Email
info@jlt.se
Website
jlt.se
Train from Nässjö Centralstation to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
JLT
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
bus4you.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
190 kr - 270 kr
Website
Bus4You
Bus from Landvetter Airport to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kr - 160 kr
Website
Bus4You
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
170 kr - 220 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Gothenburg Landvetter Airport to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
90 kr - 110 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vy bus4you
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Stockholm Main Station Terminalslingan to Jönköping Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kr - 380 kr
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Gothenburg Landvetter Airport to Jönköping Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
95 kr - 310 kr
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com

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

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Stockholm to Jönköping bus services, operated by Bus4You, arrive at Jönköping Centralstation.

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Stockholm to Jönköping train services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Jönköping Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Jönköping is 324 km. It takes approximately 3h 24m to drive from Stockholm to Jönköping.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Stockholm Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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Book your Stockholm to Jönköping train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Stockholm to Jönköping bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Jönköping. Prices start at 750 kr SEK per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 278 kr.

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