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There are 6 ways to get from Västerås to Gothenburg by train, car or plane

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Train Swedish Railways (SJ)  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Västerås Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation SJ Regionaltåg / ...

$35 - $80

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Train Blå Tåget  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Västerås Centralstation to Lerum station Blå tåget Blå Tåget - Skandinaviska Jernbanor

$3 - $5

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Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Västerås to Gothenburg 235.8 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Stockholm Bromma, fly to Gothenburg  •  3 h 52 min

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

$77 - $199

Train to Stockholm, fly to Gothenburg  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Västerås Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  2. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Gothenburg (GOT) ARN - GOT

$81 - $217

Train to Stockholm Bromma, fly to Trollhattan, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Västerås Centralstation to Sundbyberg station
  2. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Trollhattan (THN) BMA - THN
  3. Take the train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation

$81 - $456

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Västerås to Gothenburg is to train which costs 28 kr - 45 kr and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Västerås to Gothenburg is to train and fly which costs 700 kr - 2000 kr and takes 3 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Västerås Centralstation station and arriving at Göteborg Centralstation station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Västerås and Gothenburg is 340 km. The road distance is 377.3 km.

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The best way to get from Västerås to Gothenburg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs 310 kr - 750 kr.

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The train from Västerås Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation takes 3 h 53 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Bromma Airport to Gothenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Västerås to Gothenburg is 377 km. It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to drive from Västerås to Gothenburg.

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  • Distance: 212.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

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

Swedish Railways (SJ) operates a train from Västerås to Gothenburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 53 min. Blå Tåget also services this route 5 times a week.

Airlines
Malmö Aviation
Website
flygbra.se
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Trollhattan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
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 Västerås Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$35 - $50
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
2nd Class Refundable
$55 - $80
1st Class Refundable
$80 - $120
Train from Västerås Centralstation to Sundbyberg station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $18
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$19 - $26
2nd Class Refundable
$19 - $26
1st Class Refundable
$25 - $35
Train from Västerås Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$13 - $19
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$20 - $27
2nd Class Refundable
$20 - $28
1st Class Refundable
$27 - $40
Train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$10 - $15
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $21
2nd Class Refundable
$15 - $21
1st Class Refundable
$20 - $28
Blå Tåget
Website
blataget.com
Train from Västerås Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
blataget.com
Train from Västerås Centralstation to Lerum station
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
blataget.com
Vasttrafik
Website
vasttrafik.se
Train from Trollhättan Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vasttrafik.se
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Trollhättan C to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
nsb.no

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