There are 7 ways to get from Kiel to Gothenburg by train, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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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Train  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Flensburg Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Flensburg to Fredericia St. Ic
  3. Take the train from Fredericia St. to København H Icl
  4. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

$102 - $179

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Kiel to Copenhagen N74 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg 613 / ...

$40 - $68

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Car ferry  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg

$59

Drive  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Kiel to Gothenburg 442.6 miles

$100 - $150

Train to Hamburg, fly to Gothenburg  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Neumünster
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Gothenburg (GOT) HAM - GOT

$60 - $200

Train to Sonderborg, fly to Copenhagen, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Flensburg
  2. Fly from Sonderborg (SGD) to Copenhagen (CPH) SGD - CPH
  3. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Centralstation

$132 - $300

Train to Sonderborg, fly to Gothenburg  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Kiel Hbf to Flensburg
  2. Fly from Sonderborg (SGD) to Gothenburg (GOT) SGD - GOT

$84 - $294

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Gothenburg is to car ferry which costs 51€ and takes 14 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kiel to Gothenburg is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 180€ and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Kiel and Gothenburg is 393 km. The road distance is 708.1 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 32 min to get from Kiel to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kiel to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Kiel and arriving at Gothenburg via Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Kiel to Gothenburg station. However, there are services departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation via Flensburg, Fredericia St. and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Kiel and arriving at Gothenburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Kiel, Germany and Gothenburg, Sweden?

You can take a train from Kiel to Gothenburg via Flensburg, Fredericia St., and København H in around 10 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kiel to Gothenburg via Copenhagen in around 11 h.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Air Alsie
Website
alsie.com
Flights from Sonderborg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Hamburg to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sonderborg to Gothenburg via Copenhagen, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Flensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Neumünster
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Flensburg to Fredericia St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Fredericia St. to København H
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
dsb.dk
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$70 - $100
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Neumünster
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kiel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Ferry operators
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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