There are 6 ways to get from Gothenburg to Hamburg by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

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

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Fly from Gothenburg  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Hamburg (HAM) GOT - HAM

$60 - $183

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Hamburg 173

$30 - $60

4 alternative options

Train to Copenhagen, fly  •  5 h 35 min

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

$84 - $314

Train  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H Öresundståg / ...
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec

$78 - $138

Car ferry, train  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Kiel
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Re / ...

$63 - $99

Drive  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Hamburg 483.6 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Hamburg is to bus which costs 300 kr - 550 kr and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Hamburg is to fly which takes 4 h 2 min and costs 500 kr - 1700 kr.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Hamburg is 475 km. The road distance is 774 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Gothenburg to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gothenburg and arriving at Hamburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gothenburg to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Centralstation and arriving at Hamburg Hbf via København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Hamburg, Germany?

CSA and Scandinavian Airlines fly from Gothenburg to Hamburg 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gothenburg to Hamburg via København H in around 9 h 14 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Flights from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Gothenburg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 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 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $100
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 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gothenburg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Gothenburg to Kiel
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$60
Small Car
$60

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