There are 13 ways to get from Gothenburg to London by plane, train, car ferry, bus, car or car train

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 to London Heathrow  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to London Heathrow (LHR) GOT - LHR

$101 - $219

Cheapest option

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to London Stansted (STN) GOT - STN
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street

$57 - $226

11 alternative options

Fly to London City  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to London City (LCY) GOT - LCY

$97 - $215

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to London Gatwick (LGW) GOT - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

$68 - $289

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Birmingham (BHX) GOT - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston

$153 - $449

Fly to Cambridge, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Cambridge (CBG) GOT - CBG
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross

$788 - $1,150

Car ferry, train  •  26 h 49 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Kiel
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Essen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Tha
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$323 - $553

Car ferry, train via Hamburg Dammtor  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Kiel
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor ICE
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Dammtor to Köln Hbf ICE
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Tha / ...
  5. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$301 - $528

Train  •  27 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Central to Malmö Central
  2. Take the train from Malmö Central to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf ICE
  4. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Tha / ...
  5. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$322 - $676

Bus via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk  •  28 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade 654 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London 814

$105 - $243

Bus Eurolines FR  •  33 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Londres Ouibus

$207 - $285

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$413 - $517

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$258 - $376

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and London, England?

British Airways, KLM and four other airlines fly from Gothenburg to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gothenburg to London via Malmö Central, Berlin Hbf (tief), Köln Hbf, and Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar in around 27 h 42 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Gothenburg to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Copenhagen
Avg. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Stockholm
Avg. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Gothenburg to Birmingham via Copenhagen
Avg. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via Munich, Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Gothenburg to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to Birmingham via Munich
Avg. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via London Heathrow, Manchester
Avg. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
Flights from Gothenburg to Cambridge
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Brussels
Avg. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Gothenburg to Birmingham via Brussels
Avg. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Stansted
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Birmingham
Avg. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via Zurich
Avg. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Avg. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Avg. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$27
First
$42
Business
$41
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Avg. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Essen Hbf
Avg. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$23 - $40
First
$35 - $65
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Köln Hbf
Avg. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf
Avg. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$70 - $150
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Avg. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Avg. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$100 - $140
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Avg. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Avg. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
hvv.de
Standard
$23 - $40
First
$35 - $65
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Central to Malmö Central
Avg. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $100
Train from Malmö Central to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Avg. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
www.sj.se
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Avg. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Schedules at
nettbuss.se
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
Swebus
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Avg. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London
Avg. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam to Londres
Avg. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Londres
Avg. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Göteborg to Paris Gallieni
Avg. Duration
23 h 56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gothenburg to London?

The distance between Gothenburg and London is 1037 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to London?

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to London is to fly and train which costs 800 kr and takes 5 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gothenburg to London?

The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to London is to fly which takes 4 h 49 min and costs 1100 kr.

Is there a direct train between Gothenburg and London?

No, there is no direct train from Gothenburg to London. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Central and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Malmö Central, Berlin Hbf (tief), Köln Hbf and Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between Gothenburg and London?

No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to London. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at London via Copenhagen and Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Gothenburg to London?

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Gothenburg to London, including transfers.