There are 6 ways to get from Gothenburg to Denmark by train, 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 via Malmö Central  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Regional / ...

$38 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Bus4You / ...

$18 - $50

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Regional

$35 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. 196.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Copenhagen  •  2 h 30 min

  1. GOT - CPH

$78 - $207

Fly to Aarhus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. GOT - AAR

$113 - $313

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Denmark?

You can take a train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen via Malmö Central in around 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, Bus4You operates a bus from Gothenburg to Copenhagen 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Three other operators also service this route.

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 to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Central to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$29 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $95
Train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
www.sj.se
Train from Göteborg Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 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
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gothenburg and Denmark is 247 km. The road distance is 315 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Denmark is to bus which costs 160 kr - 430 kr and takes 4 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Denmark is to fly which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 650 kr - 1900 kr.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg Central and arriving at Koebenhavn H. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Gothenburg to Denmark, including transfers.