There are 4 ways to get from Stockholm to Vadstena 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  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Skänninge station Östgötapendeln

$30 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Linköping 602 / ...
  2. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Skänninge station Östgötapendeln

$19 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Vadstena Brandstation Swebus

$30 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Vadstena 154.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Vadstena is to bus and train which costs 170 kr - 270 kr and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Vadstena is to drive which costs 300 kr - 450 kr and takes 2 h 46 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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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Stockholm to Vadstena, including transfers.

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

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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 18 min. Alternatively, Swebus operates a bus from Stockholm to Vadstena once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

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 38 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
$35 - $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
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Phone
+46 77 121 10 10
Website
ostgotatrafiken.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Skänninge station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ÖstgötaTrafiken
Bus operators
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Vadstena Brandstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Swebus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Linköping
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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