There are 8 ways to get from Gothenburg to Karlskrona by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Emmaboda station SJ Regionaltåg
  2. Take the train from Emmaboda station to Karlskrona Centralstation Krösatåg

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Lund 603 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lund Centralstation to Karlskrona Centralstation Svenska Buss K31KM 617

$38 - $59

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Train via Lund C  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Lund Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg SJ3000 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lund C to Karlskrona C 029 / ...

$56 - $100

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Karlskrona 233.9 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Ronneby  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Ronneby (RNB) GOT - RNB

$118 - $483

Fly to Copenhagen, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Copenhagen (CPH) GOT - CPH
  2. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Karlskrona Centralstation

$102 - $248

Fly to Kalmar, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Kalmar (KLR) GOT - KLR
  2. Take the train from Kalmar C to Emmaboda St.
  3. Take the train from Emmaboda station to Karlskrona Centralstation

Fly to Vaxjo, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Vaxjo (VXO) GOT - VXO
  2. Take the train from Växjö C to Emmaboda St.
  3. Take the train from Emmaboda station to Karlskrona Centralstation

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The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Karlskrona is to bus which costs 340 kr - 550 kr and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Karlskrona is to drive which costs 480 kr - 700 kr and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Karlskrona is 279 km. The road distance is 374.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Gothenburg to Karlskrona, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Karlskrona station. However, there are services departing from Gothenburg and arriving at Karlskrona Centralstation via Lund Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gothenburg station to Karlskrona station. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Centralstation and arriving at Karlskrona Centralstation via Emmaboda station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

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Malmö Aviation and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Gothenburg Airport to Ronneby Airport.

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Gothenburg to Karlskrona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Oslo station.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Karlskrona.
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  • Distance: 174.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Gothenburg to Karlskrona via Emmaboda station in around 4 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gothenburg to Karlskrona via Lund and Lund Centralstation in around 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Ronneby via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Gothenburg to Ronneby via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Gothenburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Gothenburg to Kalmar via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Gothenburg to Kalmar via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Gothenburg to Ronneby via Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Gothenburg to Kalmar via Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Gothenburg to Vaxjo via Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Gothenburg to Vaxjo via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Emmaboda station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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 - $85
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$27 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $60
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $60
1st Class Refundable
$60 - $85
Train from Kalmar Centralstation to Emmaboda station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $18
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $24
Train from Växjö station to Emmaboda station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $18
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $18
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $24
Krösatågen
Website
krosatagen.se
Train from Emmaboda station to Karlskrona Centralstation
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
krosatagen.se
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Lund C to Karlskrona C
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Karlskrona Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Kalmar C to Emmaboda St.
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Växjö C to Emmaboda St.
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gothenburg to Lund
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
Swebus
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminalen to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Svenska Buss
Phone
0771-67 67 67
Email
info@svenskabuss.se
Website
svenskabuss.se
Bus from Lund Centralstation to Karlskrona Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Svenska Buss
Standard
$23 - $35
Joker Price
$19 - $23

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