There are 4 ways to get from Malmö to Gothenburg by train, bus, 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  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg SJ3000 / ...

$29 - $65

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal Bus4You / ...

$16 - $45

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Malmö to Gothenburg 171.1 miles

$35 - $60

Fly  •  3 h 23 min

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

$74 - $212

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The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Gothenburg is to bus which costs 140 kr - 390 kr and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Malmö to Gothenburg is to train which costs 260 kr - 600 kr and takes 2 h 21 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 train from Malmö Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation takes 2 h 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Malmö Norra Vallgatan and arriving at Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Malmö Centralstation station and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Malmö to Gothenburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 21 min. Danish Railways (DSB) also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Bus4You operates a bus from Malmö to Gothenburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Train operators
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 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$29 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $65
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $95
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to Göteborg C
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Swebus
FlixBus
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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 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Malmö Norra Vallgatan to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $25
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Nettbuss Express

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