There are 5 ways to get from Gothenburg to Västervik by train, bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus via Katrineholm Central  •  5 h 40 min

$51 - $102

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. N601
  2. Swebus

$30 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Swebus / ...
  2. Swebus

$32 - $55

Train, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Regional
  2. 325

$36 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. 198.5 miles

$45 - $65

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

You can take a bus from Gothenburg to Västervik via Jönköping Centralstation in around 6 h.

Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Central to Katrineholm Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $100
Train from Katrineholm Central to Norrköping Central
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$4 - $6
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$6 - $9
2nd Class Refundable
$6 - $10
1st Class Refundable
$9 - $14
Train from Göteborg Central to Nässjö Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
2nd Class Refundable
$35 - $55
1st Class Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Norrköping busstation to Västervik station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Jönköping Centralstation to Västervik station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
Swebus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Gothenburg to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Gothenburg to Jönköping
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
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 Jönköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Klt
Phone
010 - 21 21 000
Website
klt.se
Bus from Nässjö Centralstation to Västerviks sjukhus
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
klt.se

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gothenburg and Västervik is 277 km. The road distance is 318 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gothenburg to Västervik is to night bus and bus which costs 260 kr - 390 kr and takes 5 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Gothenburg to Västervik is to drive which takes 3 h 56 min and costs 390 kr - 600 kr.

No, there is no direct bus from Gothenburg to Västervik. However, there are services departing from Gothenburg and arriving at Västervik station via Jönköping Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Gothenburg to Västervik, including transfers.