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

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Bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Västervik station Söne Buss

210 kr - 300 kr

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Train, bus  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Central to Nässjö central Tåg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nässjö Centralstation to Västerviks sjukhus 325

128 kr - 171 kr

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Train  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Katrineholm Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Katrineholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Linköping Centralstation to Västervik station

Drive  •  3h 57m

  1. Drive from Gothenburg to Västervik 317.4 km

430 kr - 650 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Västervik is to train and bus which costs 120 kr - 180 kr and takes 6h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Västervik is to drive which costs 430 kr - 650 kr and takes 3h 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal and arriving at Västervik station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gothenburg station to Västervik station. However, there are services departing from Göteborg Centralstation and arriving at Västervik station via Katrineholm Centralstation and Linköping Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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The distance between Gothenburg and Västervik is 277 km. The road distance is 317.4 km.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Västervik without a car is to bus which takes 5h 10m and costs 210 kr - 300 kr.

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The bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Västervik station takes 5h 10m including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Gothenburg to Västervik bus services, operated by Söne Buss, depart from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal station.

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Gothenburg to Västervik train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), depart from Göteborg Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Gothenburg to Västervik is to bus which takes 5h 10m and costs 210 kr - 300 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6h 34m.

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  • Distance: 277.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Gothenburg, Sweden and Västervik, Kalmar, Sweden?

Söne Buss operates a bus from Gothenburg to Västervik 3 times a week. Tickets cost 210 kr - 300 kr and the journey takes 5h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gothenburg to Västervik via Katrineholm Centralstation and Linköping Centralstation in around 6h 34m.

Train operators
Västtrafik
Website
resrobot.se
Train from Göteborg Central to Nässjö central
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
resrobot.se
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Nässjö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
28 kr - 45 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Katrineholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
330 kr - 440 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
340 kr - 440 kr
2nd Class Ticket
330 kr - 400 kr
Train from Katrineholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 kr - 230 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
180 kr - 230 kr
2nd Class Ticket
100 kr - 130 kr
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Katrineholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
220 kr - 300 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
220 kr - 300 kr
Kustpilen
Website
kalmarlanstrafik.se
Train from Linköping Centralstation to Västervik station
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Kustpilen
Bus operators
Söne Buss
Phone
0381-130 00
Email
info@sonebuss.se
Website
connectbus.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Västervik station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
210 kr - 300 kr
Website
Söne Buss
Klt
Phone
010 - 21 21 000
Website
kalmarlanstrafik.se
Bus from Nässjö Centralstation to Västerviks sjukhus
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100 kr - 130 kr
Website
Klt

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Gothenburg to Västervik bus services, operated by Söne Buss, arrive at Västervik station.

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Gothenburg to Västervik train services, operated by Kustpilen, arrive at Västervik station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gothenburg to Västervik is 317 km. It takes approximately 3h 57m to drive from Gothenburg to Västervik.

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