There are 3 ways to get from Gothenburg to Strömstad by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Strömstad station Västtågen

$3 - $5

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Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Torp terminal 841 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Torp terminal to Strömstad station 871 / ...

$18 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Strömstad 103.5 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Strömstad is to train which costs 28 kr - 45 kr and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Strömstad is to drive which costs 200 kr - 300 kr and takes 1 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Strömstad station. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Strömstad station via Torp terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg Centralstation station and arriving at Strömstad station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Strömstad is 144 km. The road distance is 165.7 km.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Strömstad without a car is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs 28 kr - 45 kr.

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The train from Göteborg Centralstation to Strömstad station takes 2 h 43 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Gothenburg to Strömstad bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, depart from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal station.

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Gothenburg to Strömstad train services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Göteborg Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Strömstad is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs 28 kr - 45 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 160 kr - 270 kr and takes 3 h 20 min.

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  • Distance: 90.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

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

Vasttrafik operates a train from Gothenburg to Strömstad 4 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gothenburg to Strömstad via Torp terminal in around 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Strömstad station
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Bus operators
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Torp terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Torp terminal to Strömstad station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Gothenburg to Uddevalla
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Torp terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Torp terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
Swebus
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Torp terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express

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Gothenburg to Strömstad bus services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Strömstad station.

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Gothenburg to Strömstad train services, operated by Vasttrafik, arrive at Strömstad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gothenburg to Strömstad is 166 km. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Gothenburg to Strömstad.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Strömstad. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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