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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 7 min

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

$73 - $138

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus, train  •  7 h 24 min

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

$23 - $33

5 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade Bus4You / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Aarhus 620 / ...

$35 - $77

Train, car ferry, bus  •  8 h 49 min

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

$97 - $108

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 4 min

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

$87 - $97

Fly to Aarhus  •  3 h 53 min

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

$108 - $312

Fly to Copenhagen, train  •  6 h 24 min

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

$108 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Århus is to car ferry and bus and train which costs 200 kr - 300 kr and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Århus is to fly which costs 950 kr - 2800 kr and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Århus is 203 km.

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

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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 8 h 40 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 7 min.

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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 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gothenburg to Århus via Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade and Copenhagen in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
47 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
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Varberg station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$16 - $22
2nd Class Refundable
$16 - $22
1st Class Refundable
$21 - $30
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Aalborg St. to Aarhus H
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Göteborg C to Varberg St.
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
dsb.dk
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
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gothenburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Aarhus
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
$13 - $17
Schedules at
midttrafik.dk
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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