There are 3 ways to get from Stockholm to Västerås by 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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Train  •  56 min

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

$13 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation Swebus / ...

$10 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Västerås 66.3 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Västerås is to bus which costs 100 kr - 180 kr and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Västerås is to train which costs 110 kr - 250 kr and takes 56 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Västerås is 91 km. The road distance is 106 km.

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The train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation takes 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm Cityterminalen and arriving at Västerås Centralstation station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stockholm Centralstation station and arriving at Västerås Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Västerås is to train which takes 56 min and costs 110 kr - 250 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100 kr - 180 kr and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Stockholm to Västerås bus services, operated by Swebus, arrive at Karlstad station.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Västerås.
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  • Distance: 56.9 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Stockholm to Västerås hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $27 and the journey takes 56 min. Tågab also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, Swebus operates a bus from Stockholm to Västerås every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. 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
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $26
2nd Class Refundable
$19 - $27
1st Class Refundable
$26 - $40
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
Tågab
Bus operators
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
Swebus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Västerås
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you

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