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

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

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

$29 - $70

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Malmö to Gothenburg 613 / ...

$15 - $26

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Malmö to Gothenburg 171.1 miles

$35 - $60

Fly  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Gothenburg (GOT) CPH - GOT

$79 - $212

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The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Gothenburg is to bus which costs 130 kr - 230 kr and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malmö to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 700 kr - 2000 kr and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Malmö and arriving at Gothenburg. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Malmö C and arriving at Göteborg C. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Malmö and Gothenburg is 242 km. The road distance is 273.7 km.

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The best way to get from Malmö to Gothenburg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs 260 kr - 600 kr.

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The train from Malmö C to Göteborg C takes 2 h 57 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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The best way to get from Malmö to Gothenburg is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs 260 kr - 600 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 130 kr - 230 kr and takes 3 h 5 min, you could also fly, which costs 700 kr - 2000 kr and takes 2 h 43 min.

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  • Distance: 151.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

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

Öresundståg operates a train from Malmö to Gothenburg hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 57 min. Swedish Railways (SJ) also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Malmö to Gothenburg every 2 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Bus4You also services this route twice daily.

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
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö C to Göteborg C
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$29 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $95
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 Malmö to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Gothenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Malmö to Gothenburg is 274 km. It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to drive from Malmö to Gothenburg.

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Scandinavian Airlines offers flights from Copenhagen Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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Book your Malmö to Gothenburg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 180+ hotels available in Gothenburg. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Malmö to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 65 kr - 120 kr.

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