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

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Carferry, bus, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the carferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
  2. Take the bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal 980
  3. Take the train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H Ic / ...

$23 - $32

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Train  •  7 h 45 min

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

$82 - $123

Train, carferry, bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg C to Varberg St. 029
  2. Take the carferry from Varberg to Grenaa
  3. Take the bus from Grenaa Trafikterminal to Navitas/Kystvejen 120 / ...

$96 - $108

Bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade 613 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Aarhus 620

$35 - $58

Drive, carferry  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Varberg
  2. Take the carferry from Varberg to Grenaa
  3. Drive from Grenaa to Århus

$87 - $97

Fly to Aarhus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Aarhus (AAR) GOT - AAR

$110 - $311

Fly to Copenhagen, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Copenhagen (CPH) GOT - CPH
  2. Take the train from København H to Aarhus H

$119 - $274

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Århus. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Aarhus via Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gothenburg station to Århus. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Centralstation and arriving at Aarhus H via København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Århus is 203 km.

The best way to get from Gothenburg to Århus without a car is to carferry and bus and train which takes 7 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Gothenburg to Århus, including transfers.

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Gothenburg to Århus bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal station.

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

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Århus is to train which takes 7 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 14 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Gothenburg Airport to Aarhus Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Århus.
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  • Distance: 126.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Gothenburg to Århus via København H in around 7 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gothenburg to Århus via Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade and Copenhagen in around 9 h 14 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg C to Varberg St.
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Bus operators
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Bus from Havnepladsen to Aalborg Busterminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Midttrafik
Phone
+45 70 21 02 30
Email
midttrafik@midttrafik.dk
Website
midttrafik.dk
Bus from Grenaa Trafikterminal to Navitas/Kystvejen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
midttrafik.dk
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 Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Gothenburg to Frederkishavn
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Varberg to Grenaa
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$67
Small Car
$67

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Gothenburg to Århus train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), arrive at Aarhus H station.

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British Airways offers flights from Gothenburg Airport to Aarhus Airport.

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There are 423+ hotels available in Århus. Prices start at $71 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 .

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