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There are 5 ways to get from Gothenburg to Vänersborg by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  51m

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Vänersborg Centralstation Västtågen

$3 - $5

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Bus, line 65 bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Gothenburg to Trollhättan 606 / ...
  2. Take the line 65 bus from Trollhättan Centralstation to Vänersborg torget 61 / ...

$8 - $14

Taxi  •  1h 8m

  1. Take a taxi from Gothenburg to Vänersborg 54.8 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1h 8m

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Vänersborg 54.8 miles

$12 - $18

Uber  •  1h 8m

  1. Take an Uber from Gothenburg to Vänersborg 54.8 miles

$130 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Vänersborg is to train which costs 28 kr - 45 kr and takes 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Vänersborg is to train which costs 28 kr - 45 kr and takes 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Vänersborg. However, there are services departing from Gothenburg and arriving at Vänersborg torget via Trollhättan Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 42m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg Centralstation station and arriving at Vänersborg Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51m.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Vänersborg is 78 km. The road distance is 87.6 km.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Vänersborg without a car is to train which takes 51m and costs 28 kr - 45 kr.

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The train from Göteborg Centralstation to Vänersborg Centralstation takes 51m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Gothenburg to Vänersborg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Gothenburg station.

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

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Vänersborg is to train which takes 51m and costs 28 kr - 45 kr. Alternatively, you can bus and line 65 bus, which costs 70 kr - 130 kr and takes 1h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Gothenburg to Vänersborg.
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  • Distance: 48.6 miles
  • Duration: 51m

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

Vasttrafik operates a train from Gothenburg to Vänersborg hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gothenburg to Vänersborg via Trollhättan and Trollhättan Centralstation in around 1h 42m.

Train operators
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Vänersborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Bus operators
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 Trollhättan
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Trollhättan Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Trollhättan Centralstation to Vänersborg torget
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Other operators
Uber Gothenburg
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Gothenburg to Vänersborg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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UberX
$130 - $170
Black
$200 - $250
Taxi from Gothenburg to Vänersborg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Taxi Kurir
Phone
+46 31 27 27 27
Website
taxikurir.se
Taxi Göteborg
Phone
+46 31 65 00 00
Website
taxigoteborg.se
Nisreens Taxi
Phone
+46 31 48 92 84

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gothenburg to Vänersborg is 88 km. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Gothenburg to Vänersborg.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Vänersborg. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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