There are 11 ways to get from London to Gothenburg by plane, train, bus, car ferry, car or car train

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 from London Heathrow  •  4 h 37 min

  1. LHR - GOT

$99 - $216

Cheapest option

Fly from London Stansted  •  5 h 3 min

  1. STN - GOT

$54 - $224

9 alternative options

Fly from London Gatwick  •  4 h 46 min

  1. LGW - GOT

$58 - $285

Fly from London City  •  6 h 29 min

  1. LCY - GOT

$96 - $214

Train, bus  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Est
  2. Tha
  3. X73

$235 - $477

Train, car ferry via Köln Hbf  •  26 h 8 min

  1. Est
  2. Tha / ...
  3. Ic / ...
  4. Re / ...

$246 - $508

Bus via Bremen  •  27 h 45 min

  1. N71
  2. 173

$81 - $138

Train, car ferry  •  28 h 17 min

  1. Re / ...

$251 - $556

Bus Eurolines FR  •  33 h 15 min

  1. Ouibus

$179 - $259

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 10 min

$400 - $517

Drive, car ferry  •  17 h 15 min

$252 - $380

What companies run services between London, England and Gothenburg, Sweden?

British Airways, Scandinavian Airlines and four other airlines fly from London to Gothenburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Gothenburg via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi, and Bremen in around 27 h 45 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from London City to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from London City to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Gothenburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Gothenburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $320
Premier
$230 - $360
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$95 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $180
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Central to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$29 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $95
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk (Piarcoplein) to Hamburg Hbf ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Copenhagen, CPH Airport
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi to Bremen
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bremen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from London to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Göteborg
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Gothenburg is 1037 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Gothenburg is to fly which costs £40 - £170 and takes 5 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Gothenburg is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs £70 - £170.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Gothenburg via Brussels, Brussels Gare du Midi and Bremen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from London to Gothenburg, including transfers.