Directions to campus

Karlstad University is situated in an area just outside the city center. It can easily be reached by bicycle, bus, train or car.

By bus

Bus #1 of Karlstadsbuss (http://karlstad.se/karlstadsbuss/) is a direct bus to the university running every ten minutes to and from the city centre for the major part of the day. Also buses #2 and #3 stop at the university along with several regional and long-distance buses and coaches.

By showing your name tag to the bus drivers of Karlstadsbuss (orange city buses) you can travel for free between the city and Karlstad University. Bus #1 will take you to the university in 10 minutes, and buses #2 and #3 in about 20-25 minutes.

By car

If you travel to Karlstad by car on the European route E18, look for the signpost Kronoparken/Universitet. GPS: Lat: N 59º 24′ 21.11″ Long: E 13º 34′ 55.95″

By bike

The university is also easily reached by bike or on foot. In Karlstad there are five main bike tracks connecting the city centre to different districts. The Red Track leads to the university at Kronoparken (distance 5.5 km)

By train

Some trains stop at the Välsviken terminal, from which bus no 53 will take you to the university in a few minutes. If you arrive at Karlstad central railway station, the best option is to take the direct bus no 1 at the city square bus terminal.

By air

If you will be arriving to Karlstad by air you can take a taxi to the University our use the on-demand Airport shuttle service that will take you in to the city centre. Read more about your options and how to book on Karlstad Airport’s website.



Karlstad University is situated in an area just outside the city center. The university can easily be reached by bicycle, bus, train or car. The main part of the conference will be situated in house 12 at the north west corner of campus (see map below).
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