Gothenburg to Copenhagen train

Cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

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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.

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Train schedule from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

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Fastest train times from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

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Fastest Journey

3 h 25 m

Average

3 h 45 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

229 km

Of the 20 trains that leave Gothenburg for Copenhagen every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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05:24PMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 08:49PMKøbenhavn H
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Overview: Train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$37 (€35)
frequencyTrain frequency20 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖresundståg, SJ, MTR Express, Vy Bus4You or Västtrafik

Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen cover the 141 miles (228 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like Öresundståg, SJ, MTR Express, Vy Bus4You or Västtrafik. Normally, there are 20 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $37 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus).

Train providers: Oresundstag, SJ and MTRX from Gothenburg to Copenhagen trains

Travel to Copenhagen from Gothenburg from $34 (€33) with Omio’s train partners Oresundstag, SJ and MTRX! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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Find cheap tickets for Oresundstag trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Gothenburg to Copenhagen train schedule from Oresundstag, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 141 miles (228 km) trip from Gothenburg to Copenhagen, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Oresundstag trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the Oresundstag train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Copenhagen from Gothenburg and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Copenhagen from Gothenburg with Oresundstag!

Train information from Gothenburg to Copenhagen with Oresundstag:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 49 min
  • Oresundstag frequency: 13 a day

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with SJ between Gothenburg and Copenhagen for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest SJ train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Gothenburg to Copenhagen train with SJ (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Gothenburg - Copenhagen route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Gothenburg to Copenhagen by train is 141 miles (228 km). You can book tickets for this SJ train for as low as $34 (€33) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for SJ tickets to Copenhagen from Gothenburg in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect SJ Gothenburg - Copenhagen train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

One of the best ways to travel to Copenhagen from Gothenburg is by taking a train with MTRX. Omio helps you find the ideal MTRX train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen by showing you MTRX current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Gothenburg to Copenhagen route. You can expect to travel 141 miles (228 km) from Gothenburg to Copenhagen on a train with MTRX. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Copenhagen from Gothenburg, you can check straight away if the MTRX ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your MTRX train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Gothenburg to Copenhagen!

    Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

    Every day, passengers can board approximately 22 trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. The journey usually takes three hours and 40 minutes, but passengers can reach Copenhagen in as little as three hours and 25 minutes if they book the faster service. 

    Gothenburg to Copenhagen Train Time: Daily Departures

    Approximately 22 trains a day depart from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. The first train departs shortly after 5:00 a.m. each morning and the last train departs shortly before 9:00 p.m. each night. The faster SJ service only departs between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., with approximately one train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen every two hours. The Øresundståg​ service is more regular, with one departure each hour between 5:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. 

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

    Gothenburg is 196 miles (315 km) from Copenhagen. The train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen takes three hours and 40 minutes on average. SJ train company's service is the fastest, taking just three hours and 25 minutes. However, all SJ trains require a change at Lund. Øresundståg​​ trains take approximately three hours and 49 minutes but require no changes. 

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

    Departure train station: Any train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen will depart from Gothenburg Central Station​. Gothenburg Central Station is in the heart of Gothenburg city center and is in walking distance from all the major attractions. Passengers will find the central station has a well-serviced ticket office, shops and is wholly accessible. 

    Arrival train station: Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen arrive at Copenhagen Central Station, in Copenhagen city center. Passengers can reach all major attractions on foot from the central station, or take the Metro. 

    Which train companies travel from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?

    Two train companies provide trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen: SJ and Øresundståg​. SJ is a Swedish high-speed rail service, offering trains adapted to Sweden's high-speed rail network. Øresundståg​ is a trans-national rail network operating in the Øresund​ region, which spans Sweden and Denmark. SJ provides a faster journey time but offers no direct services. Øresundståg​ operates a direct train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen, but the journey time is slower. 

    SJ Gothenburg to Copenhagen

    SJ provides approximately six trains per day from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. SJ services are frequently faster than Øresundståg services, taking three hours and 25 minutes to reach Copenhagen on average.  However, all SJ services are indirect and require passengers to change at Lund. SJ trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen depart approximately once every two hours between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. 

    Øresundståg Gothenburg to Copenhagen

    Øresundståg provides approximately 16 trains per day from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. On average, Øresundståg​ trains take longer than SJ trains, with an average journey time of three hours and 49 minutes. However, every train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen is direct, which passengers with large luggage may find more convenient. Trains depart approximately once per hour between 5:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. 

    Gothenburg to Copenhagen Trains: Services on Board

    Both SJ and Øresundståg​​ provide passengers with the option of traveling first-class on a train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. The first-class is more spacious, with broader seats and more legroom available. Extensive luggage storage facilities are available for all services on this line. Passengers will find dedicated luggage racks upon the entrance to carriages, overhead lockers, and space to store small items in the seat in front. Bicycles are allowed on this service but may be subject to an additional fee; it's best to contact the provider prior to departure. Pets are allowed to travel on these services as long as dogs are muzzled and on leads, and cats are in carry-cases. When traveling with a pet please bring their passport as this is an international service. Both SJ and Øresundståg​​ ​trains are accessible for passengers with access needs. If travelers have a physical disability or other specific access requirements, please call the train provider more than 24 in advance of departure. 

    How to find cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?

    The best way to find cheap tickets on a train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen is to book in advance of the intended departure. Travelers find they secure the best deals when the book roughly two months before their travel date. Another way to guarantee a great deal is to be flexible as to the specific travel date. Look a couple of days before or after the intended day of travel to see if there is a cheaper ticket as prices fluctuate from day to day. Where passengers must travel on a specific day, try to retain some flexibility around the departure time to secure the best deal possible on that day. Prices fluctuate throughout any given day, based on expected demand. 

    Train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 31 €
    2 weeks earlier 28 €11%
    3 weeks earlier 27 €15%
    1 month before 27 €15%
    2 months earlier 28 €11%
    3 months earlier 20 €55.%


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    The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

    • Buying your train ticket from Gothenburg - Copenhagen 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 15% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket Gothenburg - Copenhagen with 2 months in advance you save up to about 11% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 55%.
    • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

    Travel by train to Copenhagen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Gothenburg to Copenhagen.
    FAQs

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

    Can I enter Denmark from Sweden?

    International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

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

    All travelers in Denmark must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask: Recommended

    The information above was last checked on 9/12/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen as this information can change.

    Return travel from Denmark to Sweden is: Unrestricted.

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

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

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • 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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Recommended

    Last checked on 9/26/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Gothenburg from Copenhagen.

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Gothenburg to Copenhagen trains for as little as $34 (€33)  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Gothenburg to Copenhagen train price to come in at an average of $37 (€35)  one way.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Copenhagen from Gothenburg by train to be approximately 141 miles (228 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 141 miles (228 km) to Copenhagen from Gothenburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Gothenburg to Copenhagen train journey time is on average 3 h 25 min.

    Some of the Gothenburg train stations to Copenhagen you can start your journey from include Göteborg, Centralstation, Göteborg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Göteborg Liseberg. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Copenhagen include København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus), København, Emdrup Station and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard).

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation   and arriving in København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus).

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus) and need to travel approximately 3.6 miles (5.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Copenhagen.

    For the best Gothenburg to Copenhagen train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Öresundståg, SJ, MTR Express, Vy Bus4You or Västtrafik. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Copenhagen from Gothenburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Yes, there are 13 direct trains per day from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. You can look to travel with Öresundståg  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
    On average, there are 20 trains a day from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from Gothenburg to Copenhagen leaves at 5: 24 AM. The last train departing from Gothenburg to Copenhagen leaves at 7: 40 PM. You can find the latest Gothenburg to Copenhagen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $37 (€35) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Gothenburg to Copenhagen a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Göteborg, Centralstation is the most popular Gothenburg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Gothenburg for your trip to Copenhagen.
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    Bus lines: 60327, 61327, Flygbussarna
    Train lines: 029, FLX, MTRX, SJ Regionaltåg, SJ SJ3000, SJ X2000, Tågab, Västtågen, Öresundståg

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