There are 4 ways to get from Gothenburg to Svinesund by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Norwegian Railways (NSB)  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Halden stasjon R20 / ...

$31 - $43

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Train via Strömstad station  •  4 h 17 min

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

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 54 min

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

$19 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Svinesund 112 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Svinesund. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Svinesund via Torp terminal and Strömstad station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Svinesund is 160 km. The road distance is 179.2 km.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Svinesund without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Gothenburg to Svinesund, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Svinesund is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 54 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gothenburg to Svinesund is 179 km. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Gothenburg to Svinesund.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Svinesund. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 99.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Svinesund, Østfold, Norway?

Norwegian Railways (NSB) operates a train from Gothenburg to Svinesund 3 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gothenburg to Svinesund via Torp terminal and Strömstad station in around 4 h 54 min.

Train operators
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Halden stasjon
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
nsb.no
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Halden
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$21 - $30
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
2nd Class Refundable
$30 - $50
1st Class Refundable
$45 - $65
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
$11 - $17
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Torp terminal to Strömstad station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $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 2 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
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
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express

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