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

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 Gothenburg to London Heathrow  •  5 h

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

$98 - $219

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Fly Gothenburg to London Stansted  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to London Stansted (STN) GOT - STN

$54 - $224

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Fly Gothenburg to London Gatwick  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to London Gatwick (LGW) GOT - LGW

$57 - $284

Fly Gothenburg to London City  •  6 h 37 min

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

$95 - $214

Fly Gothenburg to London Luton, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to London Luton (LTN) GOT - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$61 - $249

Fly Gothenburg to Cambridge, train  •  6 h 6 min

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

$780 - $1,144

Train to Copenhagen, fly to London Gatwick  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to London Gatwick (LGW) CPH - LGW

$86 - $231

Train  •  21 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$332 - $683

Bus, train  •  27 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$235 - $460

Bus  •  29 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Copenhagen 613
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
  3. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London

$94 - $159

Bus via Oldenburg  •  32 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Oldenburg 173
  2. Take the bus from Oldenburg - Hauptbahnhof to Amsterdam
  3. Take the bus from Utrecht to London

$121 - $195

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

$400 - $504

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 26 min

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

$256 - $370

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The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to London is to fly which costs 490 kr - 2100 kr and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to London is to fly which costs 500 kr - 2600 kr and takes 4 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to London. However, there are services departing from Gothenburg and arriving at London via Copenhagen and Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gothenburg station to London. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Centralstation and arriving at London St. Pancras International via København H, Hamburg Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 12 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and London is 1037 km.

The best way to get from Gothenburg to London without a car is to train which takes 21 h 12 min and costs 2900 kr - 6500 kr.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Gothenburg to London, including transfers.

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

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Gothenburg to London train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Göteborg Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to London is to fly which takes 5 h and costs 850 kr - 2000 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2900 kr - 6500 kr and takes 21 h 12 min, you could also bus, which costs 800 kr - 1500 kr and takes 29 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to London.
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  • Distance: 648.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

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

British Airways, KLM and six other airlines fly from Gothenburg to London hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gothenburg to London via København H, Hamburg Hbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris-Nord, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 21 h 12 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Copenhagen to London Gatwick via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via London Heathrow, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,700
Flights from Gothenburg to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Gdansk
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from Gothenburg to London Luton via Pristina
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Göteborg to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
23 h 56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Gothenburg to Oldenburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Utrecht to London
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Oldenburg - Hauptbahnhof to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Gothenburg Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Gothenburg to London bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at London station.

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London is 1 h behind Gothenburg. It is currently 4:16 AM in Gothenburg and 3:16 AM in London.

Gothenburg to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St. Pancras International station.

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Lufthansa, British Airways, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Gothenburg Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 8767+ hotels available in London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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

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