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There are 2 ways to get from Västerås to Hova by train or car

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  1. Take the train from Västerås Centralstation to Örebro Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Örebro central to Hova station


  1. Drive from Västerås to Hova

Västerås to Hova by train

The train journey time between Västerås and Hova is around 2h 33m and covers a distance of around 181 km. This includes an average layover time of around 35 min. The fastest train normally takes 2h 25m. Operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), Tågab and Vasttrafik, the Västerås to Hova train service departs from Västerås Centralstation and arrives in Hova station. Typically 10 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:
1h 57m
Layover time:
35 min
Total time:
2h 33m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 25m
Train distance:
181 km
Trains per week:
Cheapest price:
208 kr
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

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Last train departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Västerås to Hova train schedules

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COVID-19 help in Sweden

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 11414

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, travel within Sweden is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hova is 11414.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hova is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Hova is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 11414.

Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Västerås to Hova is to train which costs 200 kr - 400 kr and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Västerås to Hova is to drive which costs 210 kr - 310 kr and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Västerås station to Hova station. However, there are services departing from Västerås Centralstation and arriving at Hova station via Örebro central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 53m.

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The distance between Västerås and Hova is 157 km. The road distance is 174.8 km.

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The best way to get from Västerås to Hova without a car is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs 200 kr - 400 kr.

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It takes approximately 2h 53m to get from Västerås to Hova, including transfers.

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Västerås to Hova train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from Västerås Centralstation.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Västerås to Hova is 175 km. It takes approximately 1h 53m to drive from Västerås to Hova.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Hova. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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  • Distance: 157.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 53m

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

You can take a train from Västerås to Hova via Örebro Centralstation and Örebro central in around 2h 53m.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
+46 77 175 75 75
Train from Västerås Centralstation to Örebro Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
100 kr - 240 kr
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
180 kr - 240 kr
2nd Class Ticket
100 kr - 130 kr
0550-875 61
Train from Västerås Centralstation to Örebro Centralstation
Ave. Duration
57 min
Twice a week
Estimated price
100 kr - 150 kr
2nd Class
100 kr - 150 kr

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