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There are 8 ways to get from Groningen to Gothenburg by plane, train, bus, ferry, car ferry 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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Fly from Groningen  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Groningen (GRQ) to Gothenburg (GOT) GRQ - GOT

$130 - $473

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Bus  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Bremen 075 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bremen to Gothenburg 173

$49 - $87

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Gothenburg (GOT) AMS - GOT

$108 - $302

Bus, train  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer 075 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  5. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

$124 - $234

Bus, train, ferry  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Hamburg 075 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ahrensburg to Puttgarden
  3. Take the ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby
  4. Take the bus from Rødby to Göteborg

$91 - $113

Train  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
  4. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  6. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

Bus, train, car ferry  •  20 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Hamburg 075 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
  3. Take the car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg

$80 - $92

Drive  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Gothenburg 663.9 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Gothenburg is to bus which costs 40€ - 80€ and takes 16 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Gothenburg is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 270€ and takes 6 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Groningen to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Gothenburg via Bremen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Gothenburg station. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation via Zwolle, Hengelo, Osnabrück Hbf, Hamburg Hbf and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 47 min.

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The distance between Groningen and Gothenburg is 604 km. The road distance is 1062.2 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Gothenburg without a car is to bus and train which takes 14 h 46 min and costs 100€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Groningen to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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

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Groningen to Gothenburg train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Groningen station.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Gothenburg is to fly which takes 6 h 34 min and costs 110€ - 420€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 16 h 47 min, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 80€ and takes 16 h 50 min.

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  • Distance: 377.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Gothenburg, Sweden?

LOT, Scandinavian Airlines and Widerøe fly from Groningen to Gothenburg 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Groningen to Gothenburg via Zwolle, Hengelo, Osnabrück Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, and København H in around 16 h 47 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Groningen to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Groningen to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Groningen to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
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Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Ahrensburg to Puttgarden
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Blauwnet
Phone
0900-9292
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zwolle to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Blauwnet
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Osnabrück, Osnabrück central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
arriva.nl
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 Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen to Bremen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bremen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Scandlines
Phone
+45 33 15 15 15
Email
Scandlines@scandlines.com
Website
scandlines.se
Ferry from Puttgarden to Rodby
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
scandlines.com
Economy
$46
Flexible
$108
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$59
Small Car
$59

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There is no direct flight from Groningen Airport to Gothenburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Groningen to Gothenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Gothenburg station.

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Groningen to Gothenburg train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Göteborg Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Groningen to Gothenburg is 1062 km. It takes approximately 10 h 18 min to drive from Groningen to Gothenburg.

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Widerøe, LOT and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Groningen Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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Book your Groningen to Gothenburg bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 182+ hotels available in Gothenburg. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Groningen Airport is to line 9 bus which takes 35 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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