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There are 4 ways to get from Stockholm to Västerås by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...

110 kr - 240 kr

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Bus  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Resecentrum 900 / ...

100 kr - 150 kr

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Västerås 106.3 km

130 kr - 200 kr

Uber  •  1h 11m

  1. Take an Uber from Stockholm to Västerås 106.3 km

1100 kr - 1300 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Västerås is to bus which costs 100 kr - 150 kr and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Västerås is to train which costs 110 kr - 240 kr and takes 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Västerås Resecentrum. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stockholm Centralstation station and arriving at Västerås Centralstation station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Västerås is 91 km. The road distance is 106.3 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Västerås without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs 110 kr - 240 kr.

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The train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation takes 55 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Stockholm to Västerås bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, depart from Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Västerås is to train which takes 55 min and costs 110 kr - 240 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100 kr - 150 kr and takes 1h 25m.

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  • Distance: 91.4 km
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation every 2 hours. Tickets cost 110 kr - 240 kr and the journey takes 55 min. Tågab also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, Vy Travel AB operates a bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Resecentrum every 4 hours, and the journey takes 1h 25m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
110 kr - 240 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
190 kr - 240 kr
2nd Class Ticket
110 kr - 140 kr
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
110 kr - 150 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
110 kr - 150 kr
Bus operators
Vy Travel AB
Phone
+46 771 15 15 15
Email
info@tagkompaniet.se
Website
vy.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Vy Travel AB
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
100 kr - 150 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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
85 kr - 110 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Stockholm
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Stockholm to Västerås
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
1100 kr - 1300 kr
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Black
2000 kr - 2300 kr
UberXL
2300 kr - 2600 kr
Lux
2500 kr - 2800 kr
UberX
1100 kr - 1300 kr

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Stockholm to Västerås bus services, operated by Vy Travel AB, arrive at Västerås Resecentrum station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Västerås is 106 km. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from Stockholm to Västerås.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Västerås. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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