Cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

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Cheapest

$48

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 Gothenburg to Copenhagen will cost around $ 59 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 48.

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08:24AMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 11:49AMKøbenhavn H
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$481One-way
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06:24AMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 09:49AMKøbenhavn H
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08:40PMGothenburg Centralstation4h29 01:09AMKøbenhavn H
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$571One-way
01:24PMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 04:49PMKøbenhavn H
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$591One-way
10:24AMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 01:49PMKøbenhavn H
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Train schedule Gothenburg to Copenhagen

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Dec 1
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Dec 2
$44SJ
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Dec 3
$50SJ
$29Flixbus
$222Sas Airways
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Dec 4
$59SJ
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$134regional jet
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$57Öresundståg
$25Flixbus
$197Sas Airways
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$21Flixbus
$157Sas Airways
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$29Flixbus
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$48SJ
$29Flixbus
$141Wideroe
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Dec 9
$44SJ
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$157Sas Airways
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Dec 10
$50SJ
$25Flixbus
$123Cityjet
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Dec 11
$48SJ
$20Flixbus
$122regional jet
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Dec 12
$59Öresundståg
$21Flixbus
$122Sas Airways
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Dec 13
$50SJ
$18Flixbus
$122Sas Airways
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Dec 14
$41SJ
$25Flixbus
$113Wideroe
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Dec 15
$41SJ
$24Flixbus
$122Sas Airways
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Dec 16
$41SJ
$29Flixbus
$122Sas Airways
Fri
Dec 17
$50SJ
$28Flixbus
$155Sas Airways
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Dec 18
$45SJ
$35Vy Bus4You
$107regional jet
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Dec 19
$59Öresundståg
$31Flixbus
$134regional jet
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Dec 20
$45SJ
$32Flixbus
$106Sas Airways
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Fastest train times from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

Showing times and prices for Dec 2

Fastest Journey

3 h 25 m

Average

3 h 46 m

Trains per day

23

Distance

229 km

Of the 23 trains that leave Gothenburg for Copenhagen every day 15 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 3 h 46 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 25 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 29 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
06:24AMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 09:49AMKøbenhavn H
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$501One-way
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08:24AMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 11:49AMKøbenhavn H
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$481One-way
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05:24PMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 08:49PMKøbenhavn H
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$681One-way
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03:24PMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 06:49PMKøbenhavn H
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$681One-way
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01:24PMGothenburg Centralstation3h25 04:49PMKøbenhavn H
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$591One-way

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Train Information between Gothenburg and Copenhagen

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$50 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesÖresundståg, SJ, Samtrafiken 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, Samtrafiken or Västtrafik. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $44 (€36), but the average price of train tickets is $50 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade).

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.%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Gothenburg - Copenhagen. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Copenhagen, Denmark if I'm coming from Gothenburg, Sweden by train?

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

What is the status of international entry into Denmark from Sweden?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 12 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

When traveling in Denmark, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/29/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Gothenburg and Copenhagen before traveling.

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

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Sweden from Denmark?

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • COVID-19 test upon arrival

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

Last checked on 11/29/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Gothenburg from Copenhagen here.

How much do cheap trains between Gothenburg and Copenhagen cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Gothenburg and Copenhagen for as low as $44 (€36)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to Copenhagen from Gothenburg?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $50 (€42)  for a train ticket to Copenhagen from Gothenburg.
How far is it from Gothenburg to Copenhagen by train?
You should expect to travel around 141 miles (228 km)  between Gothenburg and Copenhagen by train.
How long is a train to Copenhagen from Gothenburg on average?
The Gothenburg to Copenhagen train duration is on average 3 h 25 min, which is to be expected when traveling 141 miles (228 km) to Copenhagen from Gothenburg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen depart from? Which Copenhagen train station do I come into from Gothenburg?

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

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Göteborg, Centralstation, is located 0.3 miles (461 m) from the city center of Gothenburg.

The most popular arrival train station, Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade), is located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city center of Copenhagen.

Which train providers can take me from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?
If you're looking for trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen, you can rely on Öresundståg, SJ, Samtrafiken or Västtrafik to get you to Copenhagen. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Gothenburg to Copenhagen trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Gothenburg to Copenhagen? When does the last train depart from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?
The earliest train for this route departs from Gothenburg at 5: 24 AM. The last train leaves from Gothenburg at 7: 40 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Gothenburg to Copenhagen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Copenhagen from Gothenburg for the best deals?
You can find trains between Gothenburg and Copenhagen to cost on average $50 (€42) 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 Gothenburg to Copenhagen train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gothenburg
Copenhagen
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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Tram lines: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13
Bus lines: 60327, 61327, Flygbussarna
Train lines: 029, FLX, MTRX, SJ Regionaltåg, SJ SJ3000, SJ X2000, Tågab, Västtågen, Öresundståg