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There are 9 ways to get from Stuttgart to Karlstad by plane, train, night train, bus or car

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Fly to Karlstad  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Karlstad (KSD) STR - KSD

$187 - $600

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Bus  •  28 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Würzburg N24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Würzburg to Copenhagen N05
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Jönköping 602 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Karlstad Busstationen

$109 - $182

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Fly to Oslo, train  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Oslo (OSL) STR - OSL
  2. Take the train from Lillestrøm to Karlstad Centralstation

$131 - $373

Fly to Gothenburg, train  •  10 h

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Gothenburg (GOT) STR - GOT
  2. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$118 - $259

Train  •  19 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  4. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$253 - $391

Train, night train  •  20 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic
  3. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$257 - $398

Train, bus  •  24 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Re
  2. Take the bus from Würzburg to Copenhagen N05
  3. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation

$150 - $253

Drive, train  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Karlstad

$259 - $392

Drive  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Karlstad 1045.9 miles

$230 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Karlstad is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 230€ and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Karlstad is to fly which costs 160€ - 550€ and takes 8 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Karlstad station. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Karlstad Centralstation via Hannover Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, København H and Göteborg Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 40 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Karlstad is 1211 km. The road distance is 1673.5 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Karlstad without a car is to train which takes 19 h 40 min and costs 220€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 32 min to get from Stuttgart to Karlstad, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Karlstad train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Karlstad is to fly which takes 8 h 32 min and costs 160€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 220€ - 340€ and takes 19 h 40 min, you could also bus, which costs 95€ - 160€ and takes 28 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Stuttgart Airport to Karlstad Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Stuttgart to Karlstad train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Karlstad Centralstation.

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  • Distance: 756.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 32 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Karlstad, Sweden?

Lufthansa, BMI Regional and 10 other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Karlstad hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Hannover Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, København H, and Göteborg Centralstation in around 19 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Frankfurt, Jonkoping
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $460
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Hamburg, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Berlin Tegel, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Dusseldorf, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Amsterdam Schiphol, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Frankfurt, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Stuttgart to Karlstad via Riga, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $370
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $6,500
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Oslo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Gothenburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Train operators
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Lillestrøm to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$24 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $55
1st Class Refundable
$55 - $80
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Karlstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
Tågab
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
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 Würzburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Karlstad Busstationen
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
BT Buss

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Karlstad is 1673 km. It takes approximately 16 h 41 min to drive from Stuttgart to Karlstad.

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Scandinavian Airlines, easyJet, Air Baltic and five other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Karlstad Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Karlstad. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 2€ - 5€.

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