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

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Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Helsingborg C to Göteborg C 029 / ...

$23 - $55

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Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Helsingborg to Gothenburg 173 / ...

$12 - $21

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Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Helsingborg to Gothenburg 135.3 miles

$30 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Helsingborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
  2. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Gothenburg (GOT) CPH - GOT

$88 - $222

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Helsingborg and arriving at Gothenburg. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Helsingborg C and arriving at Göteborg C. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Helsingborg and Gothenburg is 190 km. The road distance is 216.5 km.

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The best way to get from Helsingborg to Gothenburg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs .

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The train from Helsingborg C to Göteborg C takes 2 h 12 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Helsingborg to Gothenburg train services, operated by Öresundståg, depart from Helsingborg C station.

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The best way to get from Helsingborg to Gothenburg is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Gothenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Helsingborg to Gothenburg.
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  • Distance: 118.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

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

Öresundståg operates a train from Helsingborg to Gothenburg hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Helsingborg to Gothenburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Helsingborg C to Göteborg C
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Helsingborg Centralstation to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Helsingborg Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 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
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 Helsingborg to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Bus from Helsingborg Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
www.sj.se
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Helsingborg Centralstation to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Helsingborg Centralstation to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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Nettbuss Express
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Bus from Helsingborg Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Schedules at
oresundstag.se

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Helsingborg to Gothenburg train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Göteborg C station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helsingborg to Gothenburg is 217 km. It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to drive from Helsingborg to Gothenburg.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Copenhagen Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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Book your Helsingborg to Gothenburg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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