There are 3 ways to get from Gothenburg to Skövde by train, bus or car
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What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Skövde, Sweden?
Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Gothenburg to Skövde hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, Vasttrafik operates a bus from Gothenburg to Skövde once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 34 min.
Train from Göteborg Central to Skövde Central
- Ave. Duration
- 59 min
- Estimated price
- $16 - $40
- 2nd Class Non-Rebookable
- $16 - $23
- 1st Class Non-Rebookable
- $26 - $35
- 2nd Class Refundable
- $26 - $40
- 1st Class Refundable
- $35 - $50
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Gothenburg and Skövde is 134 km. The road distance is 155 km.
The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Skövde is to train which costs 140 kr - 320 kr and takes 59 min.
The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Skövde is to train which takes 59 min and costs 140 kr - 320 kr.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg Central and arriving at Skövde Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sahlgrenska and arriving at Skövde Centralstation. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 34 min.
The train from Göteborg Central to Skövde Central takes 59 min including transfers and departs hourly.