The cheapest trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Cheapest

$46

Average

$59

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Copenhagen to Gothenburg will cost around $ 59 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 46.

Cheapest
05:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 09:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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$461One-way
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10:47AMKøbenhavn H3h48 02:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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$461One-way
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12:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 04:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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$461One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 07:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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$501One-way
05:47AMKøbenhavn H3h48 09:35AMGothenburg centralstation
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$551One-way

Timetable Copenhagen to Gothenburg

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04:07AMKøbenhavn H4h13 08:20AMGothenburg centralstation
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05:27AMKøbenhavn H3h53 09:20AMGothenburg centralstation
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05:47AMKøbenhavn H3h48 09:35AMGothenburg centralstation
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06:27AMKøbenhavn H3h53 10:20AMGothenburg centralstation
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07:27AMKøbenhavn H3h53 11:20AMGothenburg centralstation
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08:27AMKøbenhavn H3h53 12:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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09:27AMKøbenhavn H3h53 01:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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10:27AMKøbenhavn H3h53 02:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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10:47AMKøbenhavn H3h48 02:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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11:27AMKøbenhavn H3h53 03:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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12:27PMKøbenhavn H3h53 04:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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12:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 04:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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01:27PMKøbenhavn H3h53 05:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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02:27PMKøbenhavn H3h53 06:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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03:27PMKøbenhavn H3h53 07:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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03:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 07:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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04:27PMKøbenhavn H3h53 08:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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05:27PMKøbenhavn H3h53 09:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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05:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 09:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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06:27PMKøbenhavn H3h53 10:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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07:27PMKøbenhavn H3h53 11:20PMGothenburg centralstation
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08:27PMKøbenhavn H3h43 12:10AMGothenburg centralstation
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10:27PMKøbenhavn H7h38 06:05AMGothenburg centralstation
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11:27PMKøbenhavn H7h53 07:20AMGothenburg centralstation
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Tue
Sep 21
$41Öresundståg
$30Vy Bus4You
$277Sas Airways
Wed
Sep 22
$46Öresundståg
$37Flixbus
$258Sas Airways
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Sep 23
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$37Vy Bus4You
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Fri
Sep 24
$62Öresundståg
$32Flixbus
$244Cityjet
Sat
Sep 25
$62Öresundståg
$30Flixbus
$194Cityjet
Sun
Sep 26
$62Öresundståg
$40Vy Bus4You
$152regional jet
Mon
Sep 27
$38Öresundståg
$30Flixbus
$160Sas Airways
Tue
Sep 28
$38Öresundståg
$28Vy Bus4You
$185Sas Airways
Wed
Sep 29
$38Öresundståg
$28Flixbus
$160Cityjet
Thu
Sep 30
$38Öresundståg
$21Flixbus
$160Cityjet
Fri
Oct 1
$46Öresundståg
$26Flixbus
$160Sas Airways
Sat
Oct 2
$38Öresundståg
$22Flixbus
$120Cityjet
Sun
Oct 3
$62Öresundståg
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$127regional jet
Mon
Oct 4
$38Öresundståg
$19Flixbus
$152Sas Airways
Tue
Oct 5
$38Öresundståg
$28Vy Bus4You
$152Sas Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$38Öresundståg
$34Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
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$37Vy Bus4You
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Fri
Oct 8
$41Öresundståg
$25Flixbus
$158Sas Airways
Sat
Oct 9
$38Öresundståg
$21Flixbus
$120Cityjet
Sun
Oct 10
$62Öresundståg
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$120regional jet
Mon
Oct 11
$38Öresundståg
$19Flixbus
$136Sas Airways

The fastest trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Fastest Journey

3 h 43 m

Average

4 h 11 m

Trains per day

24

Distance

229 km

Of the 24 trains that leave Copenhagen for Gothenburg every day 16 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 229 km distance in an average of 4 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 43 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 53 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:27PMKøbenhavn H3h43 12:10AMGothenburg centralstation
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$621One-way
2nd Fastest
05:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 09:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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$461One-way
2nd Fastest
10:47AMKøbenhavn H3h48 02:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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$461One-way
2nd Fastest
03:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 07:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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$501One-way
2nd Fastest
12:47PMKøbenhavn H3h48 04:35PMGothenburg centralstation
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$461One-way

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Train Information to Gothenburg from Copenhagen

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price$50 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersÖresundståg, SJ or Samtrafiken

Trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg cover the 141 miles (228 km) long route taking on average 3 h 48 min with our travel partners like Öresundståg, SJ or Samtrafiken. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $50 (€40), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $38 (€31). Travelers depart most frequently from Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and arrive in Göteborg, Centralstation.

Trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg

Travel by train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg and enjoy the scenery of Denmark and Sweden along the route as well as the experience of journeying across the Oresund Bridge and through the Oresund Tunnel. A mix of direct and connecting services are provided by Oresundstag on its regional trains. Journey times are between three and a half and four hours. There are one or two departures an hour starting in the early hours of the morning and continuing until mid-evening. The train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg starts from Copenhagen Hauptbahnhof and terminates at Gothenburg Central Station.

How long is the journey by train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

There is a choice of direct and connecting trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg. Direct trains, however, are not always the fastest choice. Journey times vary from three and a half hours to just over four hours and where a connection is required, it is made at Malmo Central Station or Halmstad Central Station.

How many trains are there from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

From Monday to Friday, trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg start running in the early hours of the morning. There are then one or two departures an hour until mid-evening. On weekdays there is also one late-night service that requires a connection at Halmstad Central Station. This arrives in Gothenburg early the following morning and has an overall journey time of seven and a half hours. There is a slightly reduced service at the weekend. 

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

Departure train station: The train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg departs from Copenhagen Central Station (Hbf) which is located right in the city center and within a short walk of tourist attractions, hotels, and restaurants. The station is part of Copenhagen's extensive transport network of suburban trains, local buses, and Metro services. Station facilities include car and bicycle parking, a taxi rank, a ticket office, automatic ticket machines, waiting lounges, toilets with baby-changing and showers, left luggage storage, shops, and cafes. The station has accessible toilets and there is step-free access to all areas. Further assistance for passengers with limited mobility can be requested if necessary.

Arrival train station: The train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg terminates at Gothenburg Central Station. Housed in an attractive and historic building, this is the oldest station still operating in Sweden. Gothenburg Central Station can be found just a short walk from major tourist attractions and it is linked to an efficient network of local buses and trams. Taxis are available at the station. Among other station facilities are car and bicycle parking, automatic ticket machines, a ticket office, toilets, waiting areas, banking services, a pharmacy, and a range of other shops as well as places to eat and drink. The interior of Gothenburg Central Station has been adapted to provide step-free access to all areas and accessible toilets. 

Which train providers travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

The train route from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is provided by Oresundstag. This is a passenger train network jointly owned and operated by Sweden and Denmark.

Oresundstag Copenhagen to Gothenburg

Oresundstag regional trains provide a fast and efficient link between the cities of Copenhagen and Gothenburg. Most trains are direct and all departures take between three and a half and four hours. On weekdays, there are one to two departures an hour from the early hours of the morning until mid-evening as well as an overnight train with a journey time of seven and a half hours. There is no overnight train at the weekend and a slightly reduced service during the day. Where connections are required they are made at Halmstad Central Station or Malmo Central Station.

Copenhagen to Gothenburg: Services on Board

Both Standard and First Class tickets can be bought for the train journey from Copenhagen to Gothenburg while some seat reservations are also available. Oresundstag regional trains are safe, modern, and comfortable, and travel at speeds of up to 110 miles per hour (180 kph). Onboard facilities include heating or air-conditioning, power outlets, plenty of luggage space, toilets, and, on some trains, WiFi. Bicycles can also be carried. There is a self-service bistro on all routes. There is space for wheelchairs on board and toilets are accessible to passengers in wheelchairs or with limited mobility. Service animals can also be taken into the carriages. Ramps are available at both Copenhagen and Gothenburg stations enabling passengers in wheelchairs to board and disembark with ease. Further assistance can be requested if required.

How to find cheap train tickets from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

To find the best deals on cheap tickets from Copenhagen to Gothenburg it is always best to book online in advance. Ticket prices vary throughout the day and passengers who can be flexible about their departure time will find cheaper tickets. These are usually for departures in the early morning, at lunchtime or mid-afternoon. 

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Trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Copenhagen, Denmark and Gothenburg, Sweden allowed?

Travel by train between Copenhagen, Denmark and Gothenburg, Sweden is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Gothenburg from Copenhagen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Sweden from Copenhagen?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Gothenburg, Sweden?

The government of Sweden has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Gothenburg from Copenhagen closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Denmark from Sweden by train?

Return travel from Sweden to Denmark is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Copenhagen from Gothenburg?

Entry into Denmark is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Denmark from Gothenburg?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

The government of Denmark has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/19/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Copenhagen from Gothenburg.

How much do cheap train tickets between Copenhagen and Gothenburg cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg to cost as little as $38 (€31)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket between Copenhagen and Gothenburg?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $50 (€40)  for a train ticket to Gothenburg from Copenhagen.
How far is Copenhagen to Gothenburg by train?
The Copenhagen to Gothenburg train distance is approximately 141 miles (228 km).
How long is a train to Gothenburg from Copenhagen on average?
The Copenhagen to Gothenburg train duration is on average 3 h 48 min, which is to be expected when traveling 141 miles (228 km) from Copenhagen to Gothenburg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which train station from Copenhagen to Gothenburg do I depart from? Which Gothenburg train station from Copenhagen do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Copenhagen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard). When you arrive in Gothenburg, your train can arrive in train stations including Göteborg, Centralstation, Göteborg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Göteborg Liseberg.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade)   to Göteborg, Centralstation.

Where is the train station in Copenhagen to go to Gothenburg? Where is the train station in Gothenburg located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Gothenburg most often arrive at Göteborg, Centralstation and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train companies can take me from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?
For the best Copenhagen to Gothenburg train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Öresundståg, SJ or Samtrafiken. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Gothenburg from Copenhagen to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there to Gothenburg from Copenhagen?
The average number of trains departing Copenhagen for Gothenburg is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?
The earliest train departing from Copenhagen to Gothenburg leaves at 6: 47 AM. The last train departing from Copenhagen to Gothenburg leaves at 9: 27 PM. You can find the latest Copenhagen to Gothenburg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I purchase the Copenhagen to Gothenburg train for the best deals on tickets?
You can find trains from Copenhagen to Gothenburg to cost on average $50 (€40) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Copenhagen to Gothenburg train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Copenhagen
Gothenburg
Koebenhavn H
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