There are 6 ways to get from Gothenburg to Malmö by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg SJ3000 / ...

$28 - $65

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Malmö Norra Vallgatan Bus4You / ...

$16 - $45

4 alternative options

Night bus  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the night bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Lund Centralstation Nettbuss

$19 - $25

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Malmö 170.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Copenhagen  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Copenhagen (CPH) GOT - CPH

$79 - $211

Fly to Malmo  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Malmo (MMX) GOT - MMX

$69 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Malmö is to night bus which costs 170 kr - 240 kr and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Malmö is to train which costs 260 kr - 600 kr and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Malmö is 242 km. The road distance is 272.7 km.

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The train from Göteborg Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation takes 2 h 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Malmö Norra Vallgatan. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg Centralstation station and arriving at Malmö Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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Gothenburg to Malmö train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Malmö C station.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Malmö.
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  • Distance: 151.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Gothenburg to Malmö every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Öresundståg also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Bus4You operates a bus from Gothenburg to Malmö every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Gothenburg to Malmo via Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Gothenburg to Malmo via Ostersund
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Gothenburg to Malmo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Malmo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Malmo via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$28 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $65
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $90
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Malmö Triangeln station
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Malmö Norra Vallgatan
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gothenburg to Malmö
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Malmö Norra Vallgatan
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Swebus
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Malmö Norra Vallgatan
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
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Nettbuss Express
Night bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express

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