The 2009 Kvalserien included six teams. In this year's Kvalserien, Södertälje and Rögle, who both came from Elitserien, qualified for the 2009–10 Elitserien season. It was the first time since 2003 that both teams from Elitserien managed to stay in Elitserien via Kvalserien. AIK made their first Kvalserien qualification for Elitserien since 2004. Växjö Lakers made their first Kvalserien qualification for Elitserien in the club's history. Södertälje won the 2009 Kvalserien, ending at 22 points, followed by Rögle who got 19 points. AIK finished at third place and thus missed promotion to Elitserien, ending at 16 points, 3 points behind Rögle. Leksand missed Elitserien for the fourth consecutive year, ending at 14 points. Växjö Lakers ended at fifth place with 10 points, and Västerås finished last with 9 points.
|1||Södertälje SK||10||6||1||2||1||39||26||+13||22||Qualify for 2009–10 Elitserien|
|3||AIK IF||10||5||0||1||4||28||33||−5||16||Qualify for 2009–10 HockeyAllsvenskan|
|5||Växjö Lakers HC||10||3||0||1||6||28||35||−7||10|
|6||VIK Västerås HK||10||2||1||1||6||29||40||−11||9|
|2009 Kvalserien game log|