Travel from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Train, bus or fly from Gothenburg to Stockholm?

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Gothenburg to Stockholm hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 1 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Gothenburg to Stockholm 4 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Gothenburg to Stockholm

ModeDurationPrice
From Göteborg Central train to Stockholm Central.3 h 1 min624 kr
From Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal bus to Stockholm Cityterminalen.6 h 30 min385 kr
From Gothenburg drive to Stockholm.5 h 1 min660 kr
From Göteborg Korsvägen bus to Gothenburg airport, fly to Stockholm Bromma airport, then bus to Stockholm.2 h 53 min708 kr
From Göteborg Korsvägen bus to Gothenburg airport, fly to Stockholm airport, then train to Stockholm.2 h 44 min537 kr
From Göteborg Central train to Trollhättan Centralstation, line 66 bus to Trollhattan airport, fly to Stockholm Bromma airport, then bus to Stockholm.4 h 28 min1379 kr

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

The train from Göteborg Central to Stockholm Central takes 3 h 1 min including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between Gothenburg and Stockholm?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg Central and arriving at Stockholm Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Gothenburg and Stockholm?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Stockholm Cityterminalen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

Operators from Gothenburg to Stockholm

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Swedish Railways (SJ)Swedish Railways (SJ)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
Flygbussarna+46 77 151 52 52Flygbussarna
Malmö AviationMalmö Aviation
Norwegian Air ShuttleNorwegian Air Shuttle
Scandinavian AirlinesScandinavian Airlines
WiderøeWiderøe
VasttrafikVasttrafik