There are 9 ways to get from Stockholm 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 Swedish Railways (SJ)  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation SJ Snabbtåg X2000 / ...

$40 - $95

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Gothenburg 601 / ...

$27 - $45

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Train Blå Tåget  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Flemingsberg station to Göteborg Centralstation Blå tåget

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Gothenburg 294.7 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Gothenburg  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Gothenburg (GOT) BMA - GOT

$63 - $176

Fly Stockholm to Gothenburg  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Gothenburg (GOT) ARN - GOT

$63 - $190

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Halmstad, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Halmstad (HAD) BMA - HAD
  2. Take the train from Halmstad C to Göteborg C

$89 - $276

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Helsingborg, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Helsingborg (AGH) BMA - AGH
  2. Take the train from Ängelholm St. to Göteborg C

$110 - $288

Fly Stockholm to Helsingborg, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Helsingborg (AGH) ARN - AGH
  2. Take the train from Ängelholm St. to Göteborg C

$125 - $272

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Gothenburg is to bus which costs 240 kr - 400 kr and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Gothenburg is to train which costs 370 kr - 850 kr and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Gothenburg is 397 km. The road distance is 471.4 km.

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The train from Stockholm Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation takes 3 h 2 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockholm and arriving at Gothenburg. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stockholm Centralstation station and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Stockholm to Gothenburg hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min. MTR Express also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Stockholm to Gothenburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Gothenburg via Visby
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Halmstad
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Stockholm to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$40 - $60
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$65 - $90
2nd Class Refundable
$65 - $95
1st Class Refundable
$95 - $140
Train from Halmstad Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$16 - $23
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$26 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$26 - $40
1st Class Refundable
$35 - $50
MTR Express
Website
mtrexpress.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
MTR Express
Blå Tåget
Website
blataget.com
Train from Flemingsberg station to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
blataget.com
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Halmstad C to Göteborg C
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Ängelholm St. to Göteborg C
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
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
Once 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 - $70
Schedules at
Swebus

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