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There are 4 ways to get from Strömstad to Hova by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Strömstad station to Uddevalla Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Uddevalla Centralstation to Vara station
  3. Take the train from Vara station to Hova station

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Bus, line 512 bus

  1. Take the bus from Strömstad station to Torp Terminalen
  2. Take the bus from Torp Terminalen Uddevalla to Trollhättan Centralstation
  3. Take the bus from Trollhättan Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation
  4. Take the bus from Skövde resecentrum to Mariestad resecentrum
  5. Take the line 512 bus from Mariestad resecentrum to Hova torget

Train via Skövde

  1. Take the train from Strömstad station to Uddevalla Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Uddevalla Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation

Drive

  1. Drive from Strömstad to Hova

Strömstad to Hova by train

The train journey time between Strömstad and Hova is around 6h 23m and covers a distance of around 271 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 59m. The fastest train normally takes 4h 54m. Operated by Vasttrafik, SJ and Swedish Railways (SJ), the Strömstad to Hova train service departs from Strömstad station and arrives in Hova station. Typically nine trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
4h 24m
Layover time:
1h 59m
Total time:
6h 23m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
4h 54m
Train distance:
271 km
Trains per week:
9
Cheapest price:
267 kr
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:38
Last train departs at:
10:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Strömstad to Hova train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Strömstad to Hova is to bus and line 512 bus which costs 200 kr - 280 kr and takes 7h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Strömstad to Hova is to drive which costs 310 kr - 460 kr and takes 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strömstad station to Hova. However, there are services departing from Strömstad station and arriving at Hova torget via Torp Terminalen Uddevalla, Trollhättan Centralstation, Skövde resecentrum and Mariestad resecentrum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Strömstad station to Hova station. However, there are services departing from Strömstad station and arriving at Hova station via Uddevalla Centralstation and Vara station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 16m.

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The distance between Strömstad and Hova is 175 km. The road distance is 258.4 km.

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The best way to get from Strömstad to Hova without a car is to train which takes 6h 16m and costs 250 kr - 400 kr.

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It takes approximately 6h 16m to get from Strömstad to Hova, including transfers.

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Strömstad to Hova bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, depart from Strömstad station.

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Strömstad to Hova train services, operated by Vasttrafik, depart from Strömstad station.

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The best way to get from Strömstad to Hova is to train which takes 6h 16m and costs 250 kr - 400 kr. Alternatively, you can bus and line 512 bus, which costs 200 kr - 280 kr and takes 7h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Strömstad to Hova.
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  • Distance: 175.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 16m

What companies run services between Strömstad, Sweden and Hova, Sweden?

You can take a train from Strömstad to Hova via Uddevalla Centralstation and Vara station in around 6h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strömstad to Hova via Torp Terminalen Uddevalla, Trollhättan Centralstation, Skövde resecentrum, and Mariestad resecentrum in around 7h 40m.

Train operators
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Strömstad station to Uddevalla Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
110 kr - 160 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Train from Uddevalla Centralstation to Vara station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55 kr - 85 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Train from Vara station to Hova station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100 kr - 150 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Train from Strömstad station to Uddevalla central
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
SJ
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Uddevalla Centralstation to Vara station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
45 kr - 80 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
45 kr - 60 kr
2nd Class Ticket
65 kr - 80 kr
Train from Uddevalla Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
160 kr - 290 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
220 kr - 290 kr
2nd Class Ticket
160 kr - 200 kr
Bus operators
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Strömstad station to Torp Terminalen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75 kr - 100 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Bus from Torp Terminalen Uddevalla to Trollhättan Centralstation
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21 kr - 28 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Bus from Trollhättan Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60 kr - 80 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Bus from Skövde resecentrum to Mariestad resecentrum
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30 kr - 40 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Bus from Mariestad resecentrum to Hova torget
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19 kr - 25 kr
Website
Vasttrafik

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Strömstad to Hova bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Hova torget station.

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Strömstad to Hova train services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Hova station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strömstad to Hova is 258 km. It takes approximately 3h 12m to drive from Strömstad to Hova.

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