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There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Gothenburg by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Gothenburg (GOT) VIE - GOT

$105 - $212

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Bus FlixBus  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 060 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Gothenburg N132

$78 - $137

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Train  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  3. Take the train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation

$281 - $410

Bus Sindbad  •  32 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Katowice
  2. Take the bus from Katowice to Göteborg

$83 - $121

Train, night train  •  25 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n. Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ec
  3. Take the night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Malmö centralstation
  4. Take the train from Malmö C to Göteborg C 029

$124 - $223

Drive  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Gothenburg 1090 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Gothenburg is to bus which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 32 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Gothenburg is to fly which costs 90€ - 190€ and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Gothenburg via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Gothenburg. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Göteborg C via Praha hl.n., Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Malmö C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 44 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Gothenburg is 1096 km. The road distance is 1744 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Gothenburg without a car is to train which takes 19 h 15 min and costs 240€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Vienna to Gothenburg, including transfers.

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Vienna to Gothenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg station.

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Vienna to Gothenburg train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Gothenburg is to fly which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 90€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 240€ - 360€ and takes 19 h 15 min, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 23 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 685 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Gothenburg, Sweden?

Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Vienna to Gothenburg every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Gothenburg via Hamburg Dammtor, Dammtor, Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg Hbf, and København H in around 19 h 15 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Gothenburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö C to Göteborg C
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Prague, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
regiojet.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Malmö centralstation
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$29 - $40
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $95
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 Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Gothenburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Vienna to Gothenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Gothenburg station.

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Vienna to Gothenburg train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Göteborg C station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Gothenburg is 1744 km. It takes approximately 16 h 43 min to drive from Vienna to Gothenburg.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Gothenburg Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Gothenburg bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 180+ hotels available in Gothenburg. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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