There are 6 ways to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Helsinki (HEL) GOT - HEL

$69 - $189

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Train, bus, car ferry  •  22 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  2. Take the bus from Danderyds sjukhus T-bana to Campus Roslagen 676
  3. Take the car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
  4. Take the bus from Teersalo to Läntinen Pitkäkatu 203
  5. Take the train from Turku to Helsinki 954 / ...

$145 - $332

Bus, car ferry  •  24 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Stockholm 601
  2. Take the bus from Tekniska Högskolan T-bana to Campus Roslagen 676
  3. Take the car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
  4. Take the bus from Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri to Hki linja-autoasema

$131 - $276

Train, car ferry  •  21 h

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki

$198 - $402

Bus, car ferry via Linköping Fjärrbussterminal  •  27 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Linköping Fjärrbussterminal
  2. Take the bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
  3. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$414 - $463

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Stockholm
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$446 - $476

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The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki is to fly which costs 600 kr - 1700 kr and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki is to fly which costs 600 kr - 1700 kr and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Helsinki is 791 km.

The best way to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 21 h and costs 1700 kr - 3600 kr.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gothenburg Airport to Helsinki Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Helsinki is 1 h ahead of Gothenburg. It is currently 7:31 PM in Gothenburg and 8:31 PM in Helsinki.

Malmö Aviation, Finnair and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Gothenburg Airport to Helsinki Airport.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 494.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Helsinki, Finland?

Finnair, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Gothenburg to Helsinki hourly.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki via Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki via Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $60
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$70 - $95
2nd Class Refundable
$65 - $95
1st Class Refundable
$95 - $140
MTR Express
Website
mtrexpress.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
MTR Express
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
SL
Website
sl.se
Bus from Danderyds sjukhus T-bana to Campus Roslagen
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $34
Schedules at
sl.se
Bus from Tekniska Högskolan T-bana to Campus Roslagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Schedules at
sl.se
Föli
Phone
+358 2 2624811
Website
foli.fi
Bus from Teersalo to Läntinen Pitkäkatu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
foli.fi
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 Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Linköping Fjärrbussterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
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 Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Linköping Fjärrbussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Linköping Fjärrbussterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
Swebus
J. Vainion Liikenne Oy
Phone
+358 2 777330
Email
tilausajot@vainionliikenne.fi
Website
vainionliikenne.fi
Bus from Linja-autoasema, tulolaituri to Hki linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $34
Schedules at
vainionliikenne.fi
Blåklintsbuss
Website
blaklintsbuss.se
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Blåklintsbuss
Svenska Buss
Phone
0771-67 67 67
Email
info@svenskabuss.se
Website
svenskabuss.se
Bus from Linköping Fjärrbussterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Svenska Buss
Standard
$24 - $35
Joker Price
$20 - $23
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $140
Schedules at
finnlines.com
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$186
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$103
Vehicle
$38
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$236
Vehicle
$243
Cabin
$298
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$378
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$106
Passenger
$378

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