There are 3 ways to get from Västerås to Stockholm 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Västeraas Central to Stockholm Central Regional / ...

$14 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Västerås Centralstation to Stockholm Cityterminalen 600 / ...

$6 - $11

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Västerås to Stockholm 65.5 miles

$14 - $22

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Västerås to Stockholm hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Västerås to Stockholm every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Västeraas Central to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $20
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$21 - $29
2nd Class Refundable
$21 - $30
1st Class Refundable
$29 - $40
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Västerås Centralstation to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Västerås Centralstation to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Västerås Centralstation to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Schedules at
nettbuss.se

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Västerås and Stockholm is 91 km. The road distance is 105 km.

The cheapest way to get from Västerås to Stockholm is to bus which costs 50 kr - 90 kr and takes 1 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Västerås to Stockholm is to train which takes 1 h and costs 120 kr - 250 kr.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Västeraas Central and arriving at Stockholm Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Västerås Centralstation and arriving at Stockholm Cityterminalen. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

The train from Västeraas Central to Stockholm Central takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.