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There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Gothenburg by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus, car or car train

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  5h

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Gothenburg (GOT) CDG - GOT

854 kr - 2243 kr

Cheapest option

Fly from Paris Orly  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Gothenburg (GOT) ORY - GOT

666 kr - 2077 kr

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Gothenburg (GOT) BRU - GOT

1476 kr - 3324 kr

Train  •  18h 5m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to København H Ic
  4. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

2610 kr - 5325 kr

Train, car ferry  •  25h

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf Re / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Kiel to Gothenburg

Train, bus and ferry  •  25h 8m

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brussels to Duisburg
  3. Take the train from Duisburg central train station to Hamburg central station
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation

1360 kr - 1830 kr

Bus  •  27h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Leverkusen
  2. Take the bus from Leverkusen to Copenhagen central train station 073
  3. Take the bus from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal

859 kr - 1073 kr

Drive  •  14h 58m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Gothenburg 1660.6 km

1900 kr - 2900 kr

Drive, car train  •  24h 27m

  1. Drive from Paris to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Gothenburg

Paris to Gothenburg by train

The train journey time between Paris and Gothenburg is around 24h 45m and covers a distance of around 1793 km. The fastest train normally takes 24h 25m. Operated by Thalys, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Paris to Gothenburg train service departs from Paris Nord and arrives in Göteborg Centralstation. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
24h 45m
Fastest train time:
24h 25m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
2680 kr
Carbon emissions:
94 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
15:54
Last train departs at:
17:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Gothenburg train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Sweden from France

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Sweden, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Cyprus and Singapore

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Conditions of entry into Sweden from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
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  • No quarantine required
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  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
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Rules to follow in Sweden

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Sweden from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gothenburg is 11313.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gothenburg is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Gothenburg is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 11313.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Sweden.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Paris to Gothenburg is to bus, which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 27h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 80€ - 230€ and takes 5h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal via Leverkusen, Hovedbanegården, Tivoli and Copenhagen Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Gothenburg station. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation via Koeln Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 5m.

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The distance between Paris and Gothenburg is 1171 km. The road distance is 1660.6 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Gothenburg without a car is to train which takes 18h 5m and costs 250€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Paris to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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

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Paris to Gothenburg train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Gothenburg is to fly which takes 5h and costs 80€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 250€ - 550€ and takes 18h 5m, you could also bus, which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 27h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Gothenburg.
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  • Distance: 1171 km
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Paris, France and Gothenburg, Sweden?

Air France, Scandinavian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Paris to Gothenburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Gothenburg via Koeln Hbf, Hamburg-Altona, and København H in around 18h 5m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Paris CDG to Gothenburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Paris Orly to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Paris Orly to Gothenburg via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
900 kr - 4200 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 3300 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Paris CDG to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1700 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Paris Orly to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 3100 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Gothenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600 kr - 3900 kr
Flights from Paris Orly to Gothenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 3200 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2000 kr
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 4300 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 3100 kr
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 3500 kr
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2900 kr
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Gothenburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
2500 kr - 3800 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Gothenburg via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2200 kr
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Gothenburg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kr - 2900 kr
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Gothenburg via Zadar
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
280 kr - 1300 kr
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
750 kr - 1600 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
750 kr - 1100 kr
Comfort
900 kr - 1200 kr
Premium
1100 kr - 1600 kr
Train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1100 kr - 2300 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
1100 kr - 1600 kr
Comfort
1200 kr - 1600 kr
Premium
1600 kr - 2300 kr
Train from Paris Nord to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2500 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
1200 kr - 1700 kr
Comfort
1300 kr - 1800 kr
Premium
1800 kr - 2500 kr
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
750 kr - 1100 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
650 kr - 950 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
270 kr - 370 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
800 kr - 1200 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
700 kr - 1100 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
430 kr - 600 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2200 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 1800 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
420 kr - 600 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
360 kr - 500 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
160 kr - 230 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne central station to Hamburg-Altona station
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
220 kr - 280 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Duisburg central station to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
190 kr - 240 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80 kr - 100 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Duisburg central train station to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
200 kr - 250 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg-Altona to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
440 kr - 600 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
370 kr - 550 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
330 kr - 470 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
170 kr - 250 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
190 kr - 270 kr
Website
HVV
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
550 kr - 700 kr
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
550 kr - 700 kr
1st Class
600 kr - 700 kr
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
210 kr - 260 kr
Website
Snälltåget
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
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
300 kr - 410 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
320 kr - 410 kr
2nd Class Ticket
300 kr - 370 kr
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Brussels to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
70 kr - 110 kr
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
270 kr - 330 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Leverkusen to Copenhagen central train station
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
370 kr - 450 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
bus4you.se
Bus from Copenhagen Airport to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
190 kr - 260 kr
Website
Bus4You
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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Gothenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Paris to Gothenburg bus services, operated by Bus4You, arrive at Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal station.

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Paris to Gothenburg train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Göteborg Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Gothenburg is 1661 km. It takes approximately 14h 58m to drive from Paris to Gothenburg.

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Air France, British Airways, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Gothenburg. Prices start at 750 kr SEK per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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