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There are 7 ways to get from Gothenburg to Stavanger by train, car ferry, ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Oslo S 394 / ...
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Stavanger stasjon 50

$55 - $80

Cheapest option

Car ferry, ferry, train  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  2. Take the ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai
  3. Take the train from Kristiansand stasjon to Stavanger stasjon 50

$28 - $40

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Bus  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Oslo 613
  2. Take the bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon 17
  3. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Stavanger

$87 - $147

Drive  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Stavanger 505.4 miles

$130 - $200

Fly from Gothenburg  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Stavanger (SVG) GOT - SVG

$81 - $163

Train, train to Oslo, fly  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Oslo S
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  3. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Stavanger (SVG) OSL - SVG

$66 - $205

Train to Copenhagen, fly  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Stavanger (SVG) CPH - SVG

$110 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Stavanger is to car ferry and ferry and train which costs 250 kr - 350 kr and takes 13 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Stavanger is to fly which costs 700 kr - 1500 kr and takes 5 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Stavanger. However, there are services departing from Gothenburg and arriving at Stavanger via Oslo bussterminal and Kristiansand rutebilstasjon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gothenburg station to Stavanger. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Centralstation and arriving at Stavanger stasjon via Oslo S. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 31 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Stavanger is 390 km. The road distance is 808.6 km.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Stavanger without a car is to train which takes 12 h 31 min and costs 500 kr - 750 kr.

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It takes approximately 12 h 31 min to get from Gothenburg to Stavanger, including transfers.

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

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Gothenburg to Stavanger train services, operated by Nsb, arrive at Göteborg Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Stavanger is to train which takes 12 h 31 min and costs 500 kr - 750 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 750 kr - 1400 kr and takes 13 h 36 min, you could also fly, which costs 700 kr - 1500 kr and takes 5 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Stavanger.
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  • Distance: 243.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 31 min

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Stavanger, Norway?

You can take a train from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Oslo S in around 12 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Oslo, Oslo bussterminal, and Kristiansand rutebilstasjon in around 13 h 36 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Stockholm, Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Oslo to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Bergen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Stavanger via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Oslo to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Copenhagen to Stavanger via Oslo
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Stavanger via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Train operators
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Nsb
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Stavanger stasjon
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
nsb.no
Train from Kristiansand stasjon to Stavanger stasjon
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nsb.no
Flytoget AS
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
flytoget.no
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
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 Gothenburg to Oslo
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Oslo Bussterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Nettbuss Travel AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
nettbuss.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
nettbuss.no
Konkurrenten
Phone
+47 37 93 15 15
Email
post@konkurrenten.no
Website
konkurrenten.no
Bus from Oslo to Kristiansand
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
konkurrenten.no
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to Kristiansand rutebilstasjon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Stavanger
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Hirtshals Færgeterminal to Kristiansand ferjekai
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
colorline.no

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There is no direct flight from Gothenburg Airport to Stavanger Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Gothenburg to Stavanger bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, arrive at Stavanger station.

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Gothenburg to Stavanger train services, operated by Norwegian Railways (NSB), arrive at Stavanger stasjon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gothenburg to Stavanger is 809 km. It takes approximately 10 h 27 min to drive from Gothenburg to Stavanger.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Widerøe, KLM and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Gothenburg Airport to Stavanger Airport.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Stavanger. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Gothenburg Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs 65 kr - 80 kr.

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