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There are 7 ways to get from Uppsala to Gothenburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from Uppsala Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...
  2. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation MTR Express / ...

$50 - $118

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Bus  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Uppsala Stationsgatan to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal 601

$30 - $55

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Bus, train Swedish Railways (SJ)  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Uppsala Klostergatan to Enköping station 804
  2. Take the train from Enköping station to Göteborg Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg

$44 - $100

Bus, train Blå Tåget  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Uppsala Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation 774 / ...
  2. Take the train from Västerås Centralstation to Lerum station Blå tåget Blå Tåget - Skandinaviska Jernbanor

Drive  •  5h 28m

  1. Drive from Uppsala to Gothenburg 283.4 miles

$60 - $95

Fly from Stockholm  •  2h 45m

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

$44 - $172

Train to Stockholm Bromma, fly  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Uppsala Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  2. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Gothenburg (GOT) BMA - GOT

$78 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Uppsala to Gothenburg is to bus which costs 280 kr - 470 kr and takes 8h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Uppsala to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 400 kr - 1600 kr and takes 2h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Uppsala Stationsgatan station and arriving at Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Uppsala station to Gothenburg station. However, there are services departing from Uppsala Centralstation and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation via Stockholm Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

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The distance between Uppsala and Gothenburg is 405 km. The road distance is 453.5 km.

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The best way to get from Uppsala to Gothenburg without a car is to train which takes 4h 13m and costs 450 kr - 1100 kr.

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It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from Uppsala to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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Uppsala to Gothenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Uppsala Stationsgatan.

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Uppsala to Gothenburg train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Uppsala Centralstation.

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The best way to get from Uppsala to Gothenburg is to train which takes 4h 13m and costs 450 kr - 1100 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 280 kr - 470 kr and takes 8h 40m, you could also fly, which costs 400 kr - 1600 kr and takes 2h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Uppsala to Gothenburg.
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  • Distance: 253 miles
  • Duration: 4h 13m

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

You can take a train from Uppsala to Gothenburg via Stockholm Centralstation in around 4h 13m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Uppsala to Gothenburg twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 8h 40m.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Uppsala Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$10 - $14
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $20
2nd Class Refundable
$14 - $20
1st Class Refundable
$19 - $26
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
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 Enköping station to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $55
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$60 - $85
2nd Class Refundable
$60 - $90
1st Class Refundable
$85 - $130
MTR Express
Website
mtrexpress.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
MTR Express
Blå Tåget
Website
blataget.com
Train from Västerås Centralstation to Lerum station
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
blataget.com
Bus operators
UL
Phone
+46 77 114 14 14
Email
kundservice@ul.se
Website
ul.se
Bus from Uppsala Klostergatan to Enköping station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
UL
Bus from Uppsala Centralstation to Västerås Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
UL
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 Uppsala Stationsgatan to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Gothenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Uppsala to Gothenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal station.

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Uppsala to Gothenburg train services, operated by MTR Express, arrive at Göteborg Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Uppsala to Gothenburg is 453 km. It takes approximately 5h 28m to drive from Uppsala to Gothenburg.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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There are 180+ hotels available in Gothenburg. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Uppsala to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 17m and costs 65 kr - 120 kr.

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