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

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Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation SJ InterCity / ...
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Skänninge station Östgötapendeln

$22 - $55

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Tegelvikshamnen to Vadstena Brandstation Blåklintsbuss / ...

$16 - $24

3 alternative options

Train via Norrköping Centralstation  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...
  2. Take the train from Norrköping Centralstation to Motala station Östgötapendeln

$20 - $47

Bus, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Linköping 601 / ...
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Skänninge station Östgötapendeln

$19 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Vadstena 154.3 miles

$35 - $55

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm Tegelvikshamnen and arriving at Vadstena Brandstation station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Vadstena is 207 km. The road distance is 246.8 km.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Vadstena without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Stockholm to Vadstena, including transfers.

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Stockholm to Vadstena bus services, operated by Blåklintsbuss, depart from Stockholm Tegelvikshamnen station.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Vadstena is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 45 min.

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Stockholm to Vadstena bus services, operated by Blåklintsbuss, arrive at Vadstena Brandstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Vadstena is 247 km. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Stockholm to Vadstena.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Vadstena. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Vadstena.
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  • Distance: 129.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Stockholm to Vadstena via Linköping Centralstation and Skänninge station in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, Blåklintsbuss operates a bus from Stockholm to Vadstena 3 times a day, and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Nettbuss Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$21 - $29
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
2nd Class Refundable
$30 - $50
1st Class Refundable
$45 - $65
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$17 - $24
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$27 - $40
2nd Class Refundable
$27 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $55
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
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Norrköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
Snälltåget
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Phone
+46 77 121 10 10
Website
ostgotatrafiken.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Skänninge station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Train from Norrköping Centralstation to Motala station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Bus operators
Blåklintsbuss
Website
blaklintsbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Tegelvikshamnen to Vadstena Brandstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Blåklintsbuss
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Vadstena Brandstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
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Nettbuss Express
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 Linköping
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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