There are 5 ways to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation Öresundståg / ...

$30 - $75

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Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg 613 / ...

$18 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus Bus4You  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal Bus4You / ...

$25 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Gothenburg 197.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Gothenburg (GOT) CPH - GOT

$79 - $209

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is to bus which costs 110 kr - 190 kr and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 500 kr - 1400 kr and takes 2 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Gothenburg. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from København H and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Gothenburg is 229 km. The road distance is 315.8 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs 210 kr - 470 kr.

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The train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation takes 3 h 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Copenhagen to Gothenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to Gothenburg train services, operated by Öresundståg, depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is to train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs 210 kr - 470 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 110 kr - 190 kr and takes 4 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs 500 kr - 1400 kr and takes 2 h 31 min.

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  • Distance: 143 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Gothenburg, Sweden?

Öresundståg operates a train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 38 min. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Train operators
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
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Bus from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Bus from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Gothenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Copenhagen to Gothenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Gothenburg station.

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Copenhagen to Gothenburg train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Göteborg Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Gothenburg is 316 km. It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to drive from Copenhagen to Gothenburg.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Copenhagen Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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Book your Copenhagen to Gothenburg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Gothenburg. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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