There are 3 ways to get from Gothenburg to Halmstad by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg C to Halmstad C 029 / ...

$17 - $40

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Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Halmstad N132 / ...

$8 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Halmstad 86.8 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Halmstad is to bus which costs 70 kr - 120 kr and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Halmstad is to train which costs 150 kr - 320 kr and takes 1 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gothenburg and arriving at Halmstad. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg C and arriving at Halmstad C. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Halmstad is 127 km. The road distance is 138.8 km.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Halmstad without a car is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs 150 kr - 320 kr.

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The train from Göteborg C to Halmstad C takes 1 h 11 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Halmstad.
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  • Distance: 79.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Halmstad, Sweden?

Öresundståg operates a train from Gothenburg to Halmstad every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Gothenburg to Halmstad 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. Swebus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg C to Halmstad C
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $30
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 Halmstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$17 - $24
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$27 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$26 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $50
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 Halmstad
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Halmstad C Resecentrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
Swebus

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