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There are 6 ways to get from Trollhättan to Linköping by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Gothenburg  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation Tåg
  2. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to Katrineholm Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Katrineholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation

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Train, bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Vänersborg central to Borås central Tåg
  2. Take the bus from Borås to Linköping 601

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Train  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Katrineholm Centralstation Tågab
  2. Take the train from Katrineholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...

Bus  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Trollhättan resecentrum to Nils Ericson Terminalen Buss
  2. Take the bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Linköping Fjärrbussterminal Bus4You

Drive  •  3h 26m

  1. Drive from Trollhättan to Linköping 281 km

Train, fly  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
  2. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) GOT - BMA
  3. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation

Trollhättan to Linköping by train

The train journey time between Trollhättan and Linköping is around 5h 15m and covers a distance of around 481 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 23m. The fastest train normally takes 4h 9m. Operated by Vasttrafik, Swedish Railways (SJ), Vygruppen AS and others, the Trollhättan to Linköping train service departs from Trollhättan Centralstation and arrives in Linköping Centralstation. Typically 64 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 51m
Layover time:
1h 23m
Total time:
5h 15m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
4h 9m
Train distance:
481 km
Trains per week:
64
Cheapest price:
512 kr
Carbon emissions:
25 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
01:21
Last train departs at:
19:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Trollhättan to Linköping train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Trollhättan to Linköping is to train and bus, which costs 270 kr - 390 kr and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Trollhättan to Linköping is to drive which costs 340 kr - 500 kr and takes 3h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trollhättan to Linköping. However, there are services departing from Trollhättan resecentrum and arriving at Linköping Fjärrbussterminal via Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Trollhättan station to Linköping station. However, there are services departing from Trollhättan Centralstation and arriving at Linköping Centralstation via Göteborg Centralstation and Katrineholm Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 31m.

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The distance between Trollhättan and Linköping is 195 km. The road distance is 281 km.

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The best way to get from Trollhättan to Linköping without a car is to train via Gothenburg which takes 5h 31m and costs 400 kr - 900 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Trollhättan to Linköping, including transfers.

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Trollhättan to Linköping bus services, operated by SJ, depart from Trollhättan resecentrum station.

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Trollhättan to Linköping train services, operated by Vasttrafik, depart from Trollhättan Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Trollhättan to Linköping is to train via Gothenburg which takes 5h 31m and costs 400 kr - 900 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Trollhättan to Linköping.
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  • Distance: 195 km
  • Duration: 5h 31m

What companies run services between Trollhättan, Västra Götaland County, Sweden and Linköping, Sweden?

You can take a train from Trollhättan to Linköping via Göteborg Centralstation and Katrineholm Centralstation in around 5h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trollhättan to Linköping via Nils Ericson Terminalen and Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal in around 5h 55m.

Airlines
Braathens Regional Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Gothenburg to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 2200 kr
Flights from Gothenburg to Stockholm Bromma via Visby
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 2200 kr
Train operators
Vasttrafik
Phone
+46 77 141 43 00
Email
kundservicefirst@vasttrafik.se
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95 kr - 140 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Train from Vänersborg central to Borås central
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
120 kr - 180 kr
Website
Vasttrafik
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80 kr - 210 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
160 kr - 210 kr
2nd Class Ticket
80 kr - 100 kr
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Katrineholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
330 kr - 430 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
340 kr - 430 kr
2nd Class Ticket
330 kr - 400 kr
Train from Katrineholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 kr - 230 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
180 kr - 230 kr
2nd Class Ticket
100 kr - 130 kr
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
210 kr - 330 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
260 kr - 330 kr
2nd Class Ticket
210 kr - 260 kr
Vygruppen AS
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
vy.no
Train from Trollhättan station to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Vygruppen AS
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Trollhättan station to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
90 kr - 130 kr
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to Katrineholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
220 kr - 300 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
220 kr - 300 kr
Train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Katrineholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
240 kr - 330 kr
Website
Tågab
2nd Class
240 kr - 330 kr
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Train from Trollhättan station to Göteborg Central
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
SJ
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Linköping Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
130 kr - 160 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Bus operators
SJ
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Website
sj.se
Bus from Trollhättan resecentrum to Nils Ericson Terminalen
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
80 kr - 110 kr
Website
SJ
2nd Class
80 kr - 110 kr
1st Class
110 kr - 150 kr
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal to Linköping Fjärrbussterminal
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
nettbuss.se
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 Borås to Linköping
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120 kr - 160 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Gothenburg Airport to Stockholm Bromma Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Trollhättan to Linköping bus services, operated by Bus4You, arrive at Linköping Fjärrbussterminal station.

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Trollhättan to Linköping train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Linköping Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trollhättan to Linköping is 281 km. It takes approximately 3h 26m to drive from Trollhättan to Linköping.

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Braathens Regional Aviation offers flights from Gothenburg Airport to Stockholm Bromma Airport.

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