Cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Kiel

Showing times and prices for Dec 3

Cheapest

$81

Average

$81

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 Kiel will cost around $ 81 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 81.

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03:24PMGothenburg Centralstation17h11 08:35AMKiel Hbf
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$811One-way
Cheapest
03:24PMGothenburg Centralstation16h33 07:57AMKiel Hbf
5 changes
$811One-way

Train schedule from Gothenburg to Kiel

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03:24PMGothenburg Centralstation17h11 08:35AMKiel Hbf
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03:24PMGothenburg Centralstation16h33 07:57AMKiel Hbf
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Dec 2
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$54Stena Line
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Dec 3
$72Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Dec 4
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$56Flixbus
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Dec 5
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$52Flixbus
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Dec 6
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$58Flixbus
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Tue
Dec 7
$54Deutsche Bahn
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Dec 8
$50Deutsche Bahn
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$54Stena Line

Fastest train times from Gothenburg to Kiel

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Fastest Journey

16 h 33 m

Average

16 h 52 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

393 km

It's difficult to get from Gothenburg to Kiel without transferring at least 4 times.

Fastest
03:24PMGothenburg Centralstation16h33 07:57AMKiel Hbf
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$811One-way
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03:24PMGothenburg Centralstation17h11 08:35AMKiel Hbf
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$811One-way

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Train Information to Kiel from Gothenburg

distanceDistance244 miles (393 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$57 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Gothenburg to Kiel cover the 244 miles (393 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 17 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $50 (€42), but the average price of train tickets is $57 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in Kiel Hbf.

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Train between Gothenburg and Kiel with Deutsche Bahn

For as little as $50 (€42) you can travel by train between Gothenburg and Kiel with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Gothenburg to Kiel in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your trip from Gothenburg to Kiel on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance from Gothenburg to Kiel is 244 miles (393 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Gothenburg to Kiel start at $50 (€42).

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

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Deutsche Bahn trains from Gothenburg to Kiel

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Gothenburg to Kiel. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Gothenburg to Kiel and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Trains from Gothenburg to Kiel
Travel by train to Kiel 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 Kiel.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Gothenburg, Sweden to Kiel, Germany?

Travel by train between Gothenburg, Sweden and Kiel, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Kiel from Gothenburg restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Kiel, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Gothenburg and Kiel closer to your date of departure here

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Sweden from Kiel, Germany?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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 Kiel here.

How much are cheap trains to Kiel from Gothenburg?
Train tickets to Kiel from Gothenburg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $50 (€42)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Gothenburg and Kiel?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $57 (€47)  for a train ticket from Gothenburg to Kiel.
How far is it from Gothenburg to Kiel by train?
The Gothenburg to Kiel train distance is approximately 244 miles (393 km).
How long is the train ride between Gothenburg and Kiel?
On average the Gothenburg to Kiel train travel time is 9 h 17 min  for the 244 miles (393 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Gothenburg goes to Kiel? What train station do I come into Kiel from Gothenburg?

When departing from Gothenburg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Göteborg, Centralstation, Göteborg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Göteborg Liseberg. When arriving in Kiel, you can end your trip in train stations like Kiel Hbf, Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße and Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK.

Omio customers book a train from Göteborg, Centralstation   to Kiel Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Gothenburg train station located? Where is the Kiel train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Göteborg, Centralstation, located approximately 0.3 miles (461 m) from the city center of Gothenburg. The most popular arrival train station in Kiel, called Kiel Hbf, is located around 0.4 miles (731 m) away from its city center.

Which train companies can take me from Gothenburg to Kiel?
If you're looking for trains from Gothenburg to Kiel, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Kiel. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Gothenburg to Kiel route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there to Kiel from Gothenburg a day?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Gothenburg to Kiel. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Gothenburg to Kiel? What time is the last train from Gothenburg to Kiel?
The earliest train departing from Gothenburg to Kiel leaves at 5: 40 AM. The last train departing from Gothenburg to Kiel leaves at 10: 40 PM. You can find the latest Gothenburg to Kiel train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Gothenburg to Kiel train tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Gothenburg to Kiel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $57 (€47) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Gothenburg to Kiel are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gothenburg
Kiel
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 Kiel.
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Public transit options for Göteborg, Centralstation
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