There are 8 ways to get from Stockholm to Kalmar by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Stockholm Bromma to Kalmar  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Kalmar (KLR) BMA - KLR

$63 - $291

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Kalmar, Kalmar station 612 / ...

$25 - $45

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Fly Stockholm to Kalmar  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Kalmar (KLR) ARN - KLR

$89 - $236

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Vaxjo, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Vaxjo (VXO) BMA - VXO
  2. Take the train from Växjö C to Kalmar C

$78 - $303

Train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Alvesta station SJ Snabbtåg X2000
  2. Take the train from Alvesta St. to Kalmar C 029 / ...

$54 - $122

Train Kustpilen  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation Kustpilen

Bus Silverlinjen  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Borgholm busstation S / ...

$53 - $76

Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Kalmar 255.2 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Kalmar is to bus which costs 220 kr - 370 kr and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Kalmar is to fly which costs 750 kr - 2100 kr and takes 2 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm and arriving at Kalmar, Kalmar station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockholm station to Kalmar. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at Kalmar C via Alvesta St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Kalmar is 313 km. The road distance is 408.4 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Kalmar without a car is to train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs 470 kr - 1100 kr.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Stockholm to Kalmar, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Kalmar bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stockholm station.

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Stockholm to Kalmar train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Kalmar is to fly which takes 2 h 48 min and costs 550 kr - 2600 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 470 kr - 1100 kr and takes 4 h 58 min, you could also bus, which costs 220 kr - 370 kr and takes 6 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Kalmar.
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  • Distance: 195.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

Malmö Aviation flies from Stockholm to Kalmar 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stockholm to Kalmar via Alvesta station and Alvesta St. in around 4 h 58 min.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Kalmar
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Vaxjo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Kalmar
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Växjö C to Kalmar C
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Alvesta St. to Kalmar C
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Växjö station to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $20
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$22 - $29
2nd Class Refundable
$21 - $30
1st Class Refundable
$29 - $40
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Alvesta station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$60 - $85
2nd Class Refundable
$60 - $90
1st Class Refundable
$90 - $130
Train from Alvesta station to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $22
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$24 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$24 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$21 - $30
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
2nd Class Refundable
$30 - $50
1st Class Refundable
$45 - $65
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Kustpilen
Website
klt.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Kustpilen
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Kalmar, Kalmar station
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Kalmar Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Borgholm busstation
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
Swebus
Silverlinjen
Website
silverlinjen.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Borgholm busstation
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
Silverlinjen

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