There are 8 ways to get from Gothenburg to Stockholm by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Swedish Railways (SJ)  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...

$40 - $95

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Bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Korsvägen to Stockholm Cityterminalen Swebus / ...

$25 - $70

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Train Tågab  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Gamlestaden station to Trollhättan Centralstation Västtågen
  2. Take the train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation Tågab

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Stockholm 293.1 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Gothenburg to Stockholm Bromma  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) GOT - BMA

$64 - $177

Fly Gothenburg to Stockholm  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Stockholm (ARN) GOT - ARN

$33 - $159

Train to Halmstad, fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg C to Halmstad C
  2. Fly from Halmstad (HAD) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) HAD - BMA

$89 - $272

Train to Trollhattan, fly to Stockholm Bromma  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Trollhättan Centralstation
  2. Fly from Trollhattan (THN) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) THN - BMA

$72 - $434

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Stockholm is to bus which costs 220 kr - 650 kr and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Stockholm is to fly which takes 2 h 59 min and costs 290 kr - 1500 kr.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Stockholm is 397 km. The road distance is 469 km.

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The train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station takes 3 h 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Göteborg Korsvägen and arriving at Stockholm Cityterminalen. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg Centralstation and arriving at Stockholm Södra station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Gothenburg to Stockholm every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 3 h 8 min. MTR Express also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Swebus operates a bus from Gothenburg to Stockholm 5 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 7 h 3 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Gothenburg to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Gothenburg to Stockholm Bromma via Visby
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Halmstad to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Trollhattan to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Gothenburg to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Gothenburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $60
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$65 - $90
2nd Class Refundable
$65 - $95
1st Class Refundable
$95 - $140
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Halmstad Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$16 - $23
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$26 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$26 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $50
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Trollhättan Centralstation
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$10 - $15
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$16 - $21
2nd Class Refundable
$15 - $22
1st Class Refundable
$20 - $28
MTR Express
Website
mtrexpress.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Stockholm Södra station
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Gamlestaden station to Trollhättan Centralstation
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Trollhättan Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
Tågab
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Trollhättan Centralstation
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Tågab
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Göteborg C to Halmstad C
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
dsb.dk
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Trollhättan station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Korsvägen to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gothenburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express

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