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There are 6 ways to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki by plane, train, bus, car ferry, 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  •  4h 10m

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

$64 - $189

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Train, bus, car ferry  •  22h 29m

  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 asema to Helsinki asema 954 / ...

$141 - $333

Train, car ferry  •  21h 34m

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation MTR Express / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki

$197 - $361

Train, car ferry via Kolera-allas  •  23h 7m

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation MTR Express / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas

$416 - $471

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  27h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Stockholm, Liljeholmen 601
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
  3. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki

$215 - $344

Drive, car ferry  •  23h 8m

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

$440 - $470

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki is to fly which costs 550 kr - 1700 kr and takes 4h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki is to fly which costs 550 kr - 1700 kr and takes 4h 10m.

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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 21h 34m and costs 1700 kr - 3300 kr.

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It takes approximately 4h 10m 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 1h 20m.

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Helsinki is 1h ahead of Gothenburg. It is currently 11:57 AM in Gothenburg and 12:57 PM in Helsinki.

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

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There are 809+ hotels available in Helsinki. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Gothenburg Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs 65 kr - 80 kr.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Helsinki.
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  • Distance: 494.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 10m

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

Finnair, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Gothenburg to Helsinki every 3 hours.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki via Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Gothenburg to Helsinki via Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Train operators
MTR Express
Website
mtrexpress.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
MTR Express
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
4h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $60
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$65 - $90
2nd Class Refundable
$65 - $95
1st Class Refundable
$95 - $140
Finnish Railways (VR)
Bus operators
SL
Website
sl.se
Bus from Danderyds sjukhus T-bana to Campus Roslagen
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$32 - $36
Schedules at
sl.se
Föli
Phone
+358 2 2624811
Website
foli.fi
Bus from Teersalo to Läntinen Pitkäkatu
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $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, Liljeholmen
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Kapellskär to Naantali
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $140
Schedules at
finnlines.com
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$166
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$102
Vehicle
$37
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$201
Vehicle
$207
Cabin
$254
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$203
Vehicle
$209
Cabin
$257
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$372
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$104
Passenger
$372
Eckeroline
Ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
eckeroline.fi

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