There are 5 ways to get from Stockholm to Karlskoga by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Regional / ...

$29 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Swebus / ...

$26 - $40

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Regional
  2. 500

$32 - $63

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. 152 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train, bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. ARN - KSD

$90 - $739

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Stockholm to Karlskoga every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, Swebus operates a bus from Stockholm to Karlskoga 5 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
NextJet
Website
nextjet.se
Flights from Stockholm to Karlstad
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Central to Degerfors(S)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$26 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $60
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $60
1st Class Refundable
$55 - $80
Train from Stockholm Central to Örebro Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$22 - $30
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
2nd Class Refundable
$35 - $50
1st Class Refundable
$45 - $70
Train from Karlstad Central to Kristinehamn Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Karlstad Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Örebro Centralstation to Karlskoga Centrumleden
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Karlskoga Busstationen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Kristinehamn station to Karlskoga Busstationen
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
Swebus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Karlskoga
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kristinehamn to Karlskoga
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Karlskoga Busstationen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Bus from Kristinehamn station to Karlskoga Busstationen
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Värmlandstrafik
Website
varmlandstrafik.se
Bus from Kristinehamn station to Karlskoga Busstationen
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
varmlandstrafik.se
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Kristinehamn station to Karlskoga Busstationen
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
BT Buss

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stockholm and Karlskoga is 201 km. The road distance is 243 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Karlskoga is to bus which costs 230 kr - 350 kr and takes 3 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Karlskoga is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs 250 kr - 600 kr.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Karlskoga Busstationen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Stockholm to Karlskoga, including transfers.