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

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Train MTR Express  •  4 h 13 min

  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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Train Blå Tåget  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Uppsala Centralstation to Alingsås station Blå tåget
  2. Take the train from Alingsås station to Göteborg Centralstation Västtågen / ...

$3 - $16

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Train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Uppsala Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation SJ Nattåg / ...

$45 - $110

Bus  •  8 h 25 min

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

$30 - $55

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Uppsala to Gothenburg 283.4 miles

$60 - $95

Fly from Stockholm  •  2 h 45 min

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

$44 - $172

Train to Stockholm Bromma, fly  •  3 h 40 min

  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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Uppsala Stationsgatan station and arriving at Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Uppsala Centralstation station and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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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 4 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min 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 4 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 2 h 45 min.

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

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

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  • Distance: 253 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

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

You can take a train from Uppsala to Gothenburg via Stockholm Centralstation in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Uppsala to Gothenburg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
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 Uppsala Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
38 min
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
4 h 51 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 - $130
Train from Alingsås station to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$15 - $21
Train from Uppsala Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$75 - $110
2nd Class Refundable
$75 - $110
1st Class Refundable
$110 - $150
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 Uppsala Centralstation to Alingsås station
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
blataget.com
Train from Uppsala Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
blataget.com
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Alingsås station to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Tågab
Phone
0550-875 61
Email
info@tagakeriet.se
Website
tagakeriet.se
Train from Alingsås station to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
Tågab
Bus operators
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
8 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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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 5 h 28 min 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 176+ hotels available in Gothenburg. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Uppsala to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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