There are 3 ways to get from Gothenburg to Karlsborg by train, bus 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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Train, bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Skövde Centralstation to Karlsborg busstation 401 / ...

$24 - $46

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Skövde Centralstation 63454
  2. Take the bus from Skövde Centralstation to Strömmen 400 / ...

$26 - $36

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Karlsborg 125.3 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Karlsborg is to bus which costs 220 kr - 330 kr and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Karlsborg is to train and bus which costs 210 kr - 410 kr and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Karlsborg is 175 km. The road distance is 200.4 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Gothenburg to Karlsborg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Karlsborg. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Strömmen via Skövde Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Karlsborg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden?

You can take a bus from Gothenburg to Karlsborg via Skövde Centralstation in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$16 - $23
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$26 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$26 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $50
MTR Express
Website
mtrexpress.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Skövde Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
MTR Express
Bus operators
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Skövde Centralstation to Karlsborg busstation
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Skövde Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Skövde Centralstation to Strömmen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Skaraborgaren
Phone
0500 - 43 56 50
Email
info@skaraborgaren.nu
Website
skovdebuss.se
Bus from Skövde Centralstation to Karlsborg busstation
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
resrobot.se

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