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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Central to Vänersborg Central Regional

$12 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Sahlgrenska to Vänersborg Centralstation R9

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gothenburg to Vänersborg 54.8 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Vänersborg 54.8 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gothenburg and Vänersborg is 78 km. The road distance is 88 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Vänersborg is to drive which costs 100 kr - 160 kr and takes 1 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Vänersborg is to train which takes 51 min and costs 100 kr - 210 kr.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Göteborg Central and arriving at Vänersborg Central. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sahlgrenska and arriving at Vänersborg Centralstation. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

The train from Göteborg Central to Vänersborg Central takes 51 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Gothenburg to Vänersborg every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $24 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, Vasttrafik operates a bus from Gothenburg to Vänersborg once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Central to Vänersborg Central
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $17
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$18 - $24
2nd Class Refundable
$17 - $24
1st Class Refundable
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Bus from Sahlgrenska to Vänersborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Other operators
Taxi from Gothenburg to Vänersborg
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Taxi Göteborg
Phone
+46 31 65 00 00
Website
taxigoteborg.se
Taxi Kurir
Phone
+46 31 27 27 27
Website
taxikurir.se
Nisreens Taxi
Phone
+46 31 48 92 84

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