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There are 9 ways to get from Gothenburg to Paris by plane, train, car ferry, bus, night bus, car or car train

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Fly Gothenburg to Paris CDG  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Paris CDG (CDG) GOT - CDG

90€ - 225€

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Train to Copenhagen, fly to Paris CDG  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Paris CDG (CDG) CPH - CDG

86€ - 258€

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Fly Gothenburg to Paris Orly  •  7h 45m

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Paris Orly (ORY) GOT - ORY

141€ - 208€

Train  •  17h 55m

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Paris Nord

209€ - 461€

Car ferry, train  •  24h 51m

  1. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Kiel
  2. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Paris Nord

Train, bus, night bus  •  28h 13m

  1. Take the train from Göteborg C to Malmö C 029
  2. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg Central Bus Station to Amsterdam Duivendrecht
  4. Take the train from Duivendrecht to Rotterdam Centraal
  5. Take the night bus from Rotterdam to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine

98€ - 149€

Bus  •  32h

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg Central Bus Station Nils Ericson to Dresden Bayrische Strasse Stockholm - Bucuresti
  2. Take the bus from Dresden central station to Paris N1305

138€ - 166€

Drive  •  14h 58m

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Paris Gallieni 1656.6 km

190€ - 280€

Drive, car train  •  23h 13m

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Paris

Gothenburg to Paris by train

The train journey time between Gothenburg and Paris is around 32h 8m and covers a distance of around 1793 km. The fastest train normally takes 25h 31m. Operated by Öresundståg, Danish Railways (DSB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Gothenburg to Paris train service departs from Göteborg Centralstation and arrives in Paris Nord. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gothenburg to Paris train schedules

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Sweden.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Paris is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Paris is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Paris is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Sweden from France.

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Last updated: 16 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Paris is to train and bus and night bus which costs 950 kr - 1500 kr and takes 28h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Paris is to fly which costs 900 kr - 2300 kr and takes 5h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg station to Paris. However, there are services departing from Gothenburg Central Bus Station Nils Ericson and arriving at Paris via Dresden central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h.

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No, there is no direct train from Gothenburg station to Paris. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Centralstation and arriving at Paris Nord via København H, Hamburg Hbf and Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 55m.

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It is 1171 km from Gothenburg to Paris. It is approximately 1656.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Paris without a car is to train which takes 17h 55m and costs 2100 kr - 4700 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Gothenburg to Paris, including transfers.

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Gothenburg to Paris bus services, operated by Comati PSG, depart from Gothenburg Central Bus Station Nils Ericson.

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Gothenburg to Paris train services, operated by Öresundståg, depart from Göteborg Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Paris is to fly which takes 5h 13m and costs 900 kr - 2300 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2100 kr - 4700 kr and takes 17h 55m, you could also bus, which costs 1400 kr - 1700 kr and takes 32h.

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  • Distance: 1171 km
  • Duration: 5h 13m

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Paris, France?

Air France, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Gothenburg to Paris every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gothenburg to Paris via København H, Hamburg Hbf, and Koeln Hbf in around 17h 55m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris CDG via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 210€
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris CDG via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 210€
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 410€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
85€ - 370€
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 300€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 190€
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
60€ - 700€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris Orly via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
95€ - 280€
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris Orly via Malaga
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 280€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Train operators
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Göteborg C to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Öresundståg
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 28€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Hamburg central station to Duisburg central station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
Flixtrain
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Website
Thalys
Standard
110€ - 150€
Comfort
120€ - 160€
Premium
160€ - 230€
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 250€
Website
Thalys
Standard
120€ - 170€
Comfort
130€ - 180€
Premium
180€ - 250€
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
HVV
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
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
30€ - 45€
2nd Class Ticket
30€ - 40€
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
Snälltåget
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Duivendrecht to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Phone
+48 14 6 571 777
Email
linia@madeltrans.com.pl
Website
madeltrans.pl
Bus from Hamburg Central Bus Station to Amsterdam Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 30€
Website
Mądeltrans Eurolines
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
Night bus from Rotterdam to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Blablabus
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Gothenburg Central Bus Station Nils Ericson to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Website
Comati PSG
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dresden central station to Paris
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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The quickest flight from Gothenburg Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Gothenburg to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris station.

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Gothenburg to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Paris Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gothenburg to Paris is 1657 km. It takes approximately 14h 58m to drive from Gothenburg to Paris.

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Swiss, Air France, KLM and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Gothenburg Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Gothenburg Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs 45 kr - 60 kr.

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