Oslo to Karlstad train

Tue, 28 May
+ Add return
QR-Code
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
rate4.9
42K ratings
Google Play
rate4.6
136K reviews

Cheap train tickets from Oslo to Karlstad

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Oslo to Karlstad is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SJ
14:362h46
Oslo Central Station
17:22Karlstad tågstation
£161One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
SJ
16:522h32
Oslo Central Station
19:24Karlstad tågstation
£201One-way
0 changes
vy
07:585h57
Oslo Central Station
13:55Karlstad tågstation
£601One-way
2 changes

Train timetableOslo to Karlstad

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 May
vy
07:585h57
Oslo Central Station
13:55Karlstad tågstation
2 changes
SJ
14:362h46
Oslo Central Station
17:22Karlstad tågstation
0 changes
SJ
16:522h32
Oslo Central Station
19:24Karlstad tågstation
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets Oslo to Karlstad by train or coach

Wed
29 May
Thu
30 May
Fri
31 May
Sat
01 Jun
Sun
02 Jun
Mon
03 Jun
Tue
04 Jun
Wed
05 Jun
Thu
06 Jun
Fri
07 Jun
Sat
08 Jun
Sun
09 Jun
Mon
10 Jun
Tue
11 Jun
Wed
12 Jun
Thu
13 Jun
Fri
14 Jun
Sat
15 Jun
Sun
16 Jun
Mon
17 Jun
Tue
18 Jun

Train times from Oslo to Karlstad

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 32 m

Average

3 h 45 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

166 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Oslo for Karlstad every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SJ
16:522h32
Oslo Central Station
19:24Karlstad tågstation
£201One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
SJ
14:362h46
Oslo Central Station
17:22Karlstad tågstation
£161One-way
0 changes
vy
07:585h57
Oslo Central Station
13:55Karlstad tågstation
£601One-way
2 changes

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn

Overview: Train from Oslo to Karlstad

distanceDistance102 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSJ or vy

Trains from Oslo to Karlstad cover the 102 miles long route taking on average 2 h 32 min with our travel partners like SJ or vy. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £15, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Oslo Central Station and arrive in Karlstad tågstation.

Train companies: SJ and vy trains Oslo to Karlstad

You can travel by train to Karlstad from Oslo with SJ and vy for as low as £9. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

SJ is a Swedish train company that offers a wide range of services to its passengers. It operates high-speed trains, regional trains, and night trains, all of which are comfortable and reliable. The high-speed trains, X2000, are the fastest way to travel between cities, while the regional trains, Pågatåg, are perfect for shorter trips. The night trains, SJ Nattåg, offer a comfortable way to travel overnight. SJ offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and SJ Prio tickets, which offer discounts for frequent travelers. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a café car. The most popular routes for SJ are between Stockholm and Gothenburg, Stockholm and Malmö, and Stockholm and Uppsala.

Train information from Oslo to Karlstad with SJ:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: £9
  • SJ frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Oslo to Karlstad train

FAQs: Travel by train from Oslo to Karlstad easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Oslo to Karlstad.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Oslo to Karlstad can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Oslo to Karlstad is £15; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Oslo to Karlstad is on average 2 h 32 min   for the 102 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Karlstad from Oslo by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Oslo to Karlstad leaves at 04: 56. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Oslo to Karlstad leaves at 18: 36.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Oslo to Karlstad without having to change trains with SJ. There are 3 direct trains from Oslo to Karlstad each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Oslo to Karlstad, you can count on SJ or vy for the best way to get you to Karlstad. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Oslo and Karlstad and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 36.

When departing from Oslo, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Oslo Central Station, Oslo Airport Station and Oslo Bussterminal. When arriving in Karlstad, you can end your trip in train stations like Karlstad tågstation, Karlstad, Stora Torget and Karlstad, Busstation.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Oslo Central Station, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Karlstad tågstation, located 0.4 miles (691 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Karlstad from Oslo is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 32 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Oslo to Karlstad is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Oslo and Karlstad including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Oslo and Karlstad

Oslo
Karlstad
Oslo Central Station is the most popular Oslo railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Oslo for your journey to Karlstad.
Oslo Central StationParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Oslo Airport StationParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Oslo BussterminalAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Oslo S Trelastgata
Oslo, TollbugataAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Oslo, Drammensveien

More options for your journey from Oslo to Karlstad

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
More routes, destinations and providers