There are 5 ways to get from Gothenburg to Karlskoga 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Örebro Södra station SJ Regionaltåg
  2. Take the bus from Örebro Södra station to Karlskoga Centrumleden 500

$37 - $76

Cheapest option

Train Tågab  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Degerfors station Tågab

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Train Swedish Railways (SJ)  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Hallsberg station SJ Regionaltåg / ...
  2. Take the train from Hallsberg station to Degerfors station SJ Snabbtåg SJ3000 / ...

$39 - $83

Bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Jönköping Centralstation Swebus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Kristinehamn station 9392 / ...

$45 - $78

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Karlskoga 170.1 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Karlskoga is to train which costs 35 kr - 55 kr and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Karlskoga is to drive which costs 340 kr - 500 kr and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Karlskoga is 233 km. The road distance is 272.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Gothenburg to Karlskoga, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Karlskoga station. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Karlskoga Busstationen via Jönköping Centralstation and Kristinehamn station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 44 min.

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

Tågab operates a train from Gothenburg to Karlskoga 6 times a week, and the journey takes 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gothenburg to Karlskoga via Jönköping Centralstation and Kristinehamn station in around 6 h 44 min.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Örebro Södra station
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$27 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $60
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $65
1st Class Refundable
$60 - $90
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Hallsberg station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$26 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $60
1st Class Refundable
$55 - $80
Train from Hallsberg station to Degerfors station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$10 - $14
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $20
2nd Class Refundable
$14 - $20
1st Class Refundable
$18 - $26
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Degerfors station
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
Tågab
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Hallsberg station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
Tågab
Train from Hallsberg station to Degerfors station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Tågab
Blå Tåget
Website
blataget.com
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Hallsberg station
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
blataget.com
Tågkompaniet
Phone
+46 77 144 41 11
Website
tagkompaniet.se
Train from Hallsberg station to Degerfors station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
Tågkompaniet
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Örebro Södra station to Karlskoga Centrumleden
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
Swebus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gothenburg to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
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 Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
BT Buss
Website
resrobot.se
Bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Kristinehamn station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
BT Buss

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