There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Gothenburg by plane, 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.

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Fly  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Gothenburg (GOT) BCN - GOT

$79 - $256

6 alternative options

Train, bus via Van Gogh  •  32 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gerona/Girona to Beziers
  3. Take the train from Beziers to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Copenhagen
  5. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

$293 - $445

Train, bus  •  33 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Girona to Freiburg
  3. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  5. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

$307 - $487

Bus Eurolines FR  •  43 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean 721 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Göteborg

$223 - $351

Bus Sindbad  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Legnica
  2. Take the bus from Legnica to Göteborg

$125 - $179

Drive, train  •  25 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Lüneburg Ice
  3. Drive from Lüneburg to Gothenburg

$410 - $622

Drive  •  23 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Gothenburg 1618.8 miles

$360 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Göteborg via Bordeaux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 43 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Gothenburg is 1943 km. The road distance is 2590.1 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Gothenburg without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 16 min and costs 240€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Barcelona to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Gothenburg bus services, operated by Sindbad, depart from Barcelona station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Gothenburg is to fly which takes 6 h 2 min and costs 65€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 180€ - 300€ and takes 43 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Gothenburg.
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  • Distance: 1214.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Gothenburg, Sweden?

Norwegian Air Shuttle, Vueling Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Barcelona to Gothenburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean and Bordeaux in around 43 h 43 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Beziers to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $75
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Gerona/Girona to Beziers
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Barcelona to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Girona to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Barcelona to Legnica
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
sindbad.pl
Bus from Legnica to Göteborg
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
sindbad.pl

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