There are 5 ways to get from Kiruna to Gothenburg by plane, train, bus, night train 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

Fly  •  5 h 16 min

  1. KRN - GOT

$150 - $462

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  21 h 41 min

  1. Regional / ...
  2. Express / ...

$136 - $346

3 alternative options

Train  •  18 h 46 min

$139 - $342

Bus  •  29 h 25 min

  1. 10
  2. 20 / ...
  3. 601

$155 - $233

Drive  •  18 h 30 min

  1. 988.4 miles

$220 - $330

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

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and three other airlines fly from Kiruna to Gothenburg every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kiruna to Gothenburg via Umeaa Central and Stockholm Central in around 18 h 46 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kiruna to Gothenburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Kiruna to Gothenburg via Umea, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Kiruna to Gothenburg via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kiruna to Gothenburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Kiruna Station to Umeaa Central
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$80 - $110
2nd Class Refundable
$80 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$110 - $160
Train from Umeaa Central to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$100 - $140
2nd Class Refundable
$100 - $140
1st Class Refundable
$140 - $200
Train from Stockholm Central to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$65 - $85
2nd Class Refundable
$65 - $90
1st Class Refundable
$90 - $130
Train from Kiruna Station to Boden Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$25 - $35
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $55
2nd Class Refundable
$40 - $60
1st Class Refundable
$55 - $80
Night train from Boden Centralstation to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$110 - $170
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$200 - $270
2nd Class Refundable
$200 - $290
1st Class Refundable
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Länstrafiken
Website
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Kiruna busstation to Luleå busstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Bus from Luleå busstation to Umeå Universitetssjukhuset
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
lanstrafiken.se
Y-buss
Phone
+46 77 133 44 44
Website
ybuss.se
Bus from Umeå Universitetssjukhuset to Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
Y-buss
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Stockholm Cityterminalen to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
Swebus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kiruna and Gothenburg is 1202 km. The road distance is 1581 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kiruna to Gothenburg is to bus which costs 1300 kr - 2100 kr and takes 29 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Kiruna to Gothenburg is to fly which takes 5 h 16 min and costs 1300 kr - 4100 kr.

No, there is no direct train from Kiruna to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Kiruna Station and arriving at Göteborg Central via Umeaa Central and Stockholm Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 46 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Kiruna to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Kiruna busstation and arriving at Gothenburg via Luleå busstation, Umeå Universitetssjukhuset and Stockholm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Kiruna to Gothenburg, including transfers.