The cheapest trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Cheapest

$61

Average

$107

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 Stockholm will cost around $ 107 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 61.

07:59AMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 12:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$611One-way
07:04PMGothenburg Centralstation4h40 11:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$871One-way
03:59PMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 08:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$871One-way
07:54AMGothenburg Centralstation3h18 11:12AMStockholm, Centralstation
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$891One-way
09:59AMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 02:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$951One-way

Timetable Gothenburg to Stockholm

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07:54AMGothenburg Centralstation3h18 11:12AMStockholm, Centralstation
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07:59AMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 12:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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09:54AMGothenburg Centralstation3h18 01:12PMStockholm, Centralstation
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09:59AMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 02:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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11:54AMGothenburg Centralstation3h09 03:03PMStockholm, Centralstation
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11:59AMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 04:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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01:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h16 05:10PMStockholm, Centralstation
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01:59PMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 06:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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02:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h15 06:09PMStockholm, Centralstation
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03:59PMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 08:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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04:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h15 08:09PMStockholm, Centralstation
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05:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h21 09:15PMStockholm, Centralstation
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05:59PMGothenburg Centralstation4h45 10:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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06:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h13 10:07PMStockholm, Centralstation
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07:04PMGothenburg Centralstation4h40 11:44PMStockholm, Centralstation
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
Nov 28
$28FlixTrain
$32Flixbus
$27Malta Air
Mon
Nov 29
$20FlixTrain
$43Flixbus
$25Malta Air
Tue
Nov 30
$20FlixTrain
$43Vy Bus4You
$18Malta Air
Wed
Dec 1
$21FlixTrain
$32Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Thu
Dec 2
$20FlixTrain
$31Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Fri
Dec 3
$35SJ
$36Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Sat
Dec 4
$35SJ
$36Flixbus
$9Ryanair
Sun
Dec 5
$21FlixTrain
$32Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Mon
Dec 6
$20FlixTrain
$28Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Tue
Dec 7
$12MTR Express
$43Vy Bus4You
$9Malta Air
Wed
Dec 8
$12MTR Express
$32Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Thu
Dec 9
$12MTR Express
$31Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Fri
Dec 10
$12MTR Express
$31Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Sat
Dec 11
$26MTR Express
$31Flixbus
$9Ryanair
Sun
Dec 12
$16FlixTrain
$31Flixbus
$9Ryanair
Mon
Dec 13
$12MTR Express
$28Flixbus
$9Ryanair
Tue
Dec 14
$17FlixTrain
$44Vy Bus4You
$10Malta Air
Wed
Dec 15
$12MTR Express
$32Flixbus
$10Malta Air
Thu
Dec 16
$12MTR Express
$28Flixbus
$9Malta Air
Fri
Dec 17
$23MTR Express
$38Flixbus
$9Ryanair

The fastest trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Showing times and prices for Nov 28

Fastest Journey

3 h 9 m

Average

3 h 57 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

397 km

Of the 15 trains that leave Gothenburg for Stockholm 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 397 km distance in an average of 3 h 57 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 9 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 45 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.

11:54AMGothenburg Centralstation3h09 03:03PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$1231One-way
06:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h13 10:07PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$1161One-way
02:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h15 06:09PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$1351One-way
04:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h15 08:09PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$1431One-way
01:54PMGothenburg Centralstation3h16 05:10PMStockholm, Centralstation
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$1351One-way

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Trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Enjoy the Swedish scenery as you travel by train from Gothenburg to Stockholm on SJ high-speed or MTRX Express trains. While there are both direct and connecting services, sometimes a connecting route has a shorter journey time than a non-stop train. Journey times vary from just under three hours to just under five hours. Trains start running in the early hours of the morning. There are then up to two dozen daily departures with between one and four trains every hour. The last departure is mid-evening. There is a slightly reduced service on Saturdays and Sundays. All departures are from Gothenburg Centralstation with routes terminating at Stockholm Centralstation. 

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

Direct trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm take from three hours to four hours 45 minutes while connecting services take just over three and a half hours. The connection is made at Katrineholm Centralstation.

How many trains are there from Gothenburg to Stockholm?

On weekdays there are up to two dozen trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm with a slightly reduced service at the weekend. From Monday to Friday there are up to four departures an hour from early in the morning until mid-evening.

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

Departure train station: The train from Gothenburg to Stockholm departs from Gothenburg Central station. The station is an attractive historic building and is the oldest train station still in use in Sweden. It is located within easy walking distance of the city's tourist attractions and is also part of Gothenburg's transport network of local buses and trams. Among the facilities at the station are car and bicycle parking, a taxi rank, a ticket office and automatic ticket machines, waiting areas, wifi, toilets, banking services, and a range of shops including a pharmacy. There is also a selection of places to eat and drink. Although an old building, the interior of Gothenburg Centralstation has been adapted to provide accessibility for everybody. This includes accessible toilets.

Arrival train station: The train from Gothenburg to Stockholm terminates at Stockholm Central station, the largest in Sweden and famous for its eco-friendly environment. The station is centrally located within the city and linked to a transport network of buses, trains, and Metro services. There is also a direct link to Arlanda Airport. Station facilities include car and bicycle parking, left luggage storage, WiFi, toilets, a ticket office, ticket machines, waiting areas, and a range of shops, cafes, and restaurants. There is step-free access to all areas of Stockholm Centralstation and other facilities such as accessible toilets for passengers with limited mobility.

Which train providers travel from Gothenburg to Stockholm?

Trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm are operated by two Swedish providers, SJ and MTRX.

SJ Gothenburg to Stockholm

SJ high-speed trains travel at up to 125 miles per hour and offer an efficient and comfortable link between the two cities. All SJ trains are direct with a journey time of between three and three and a half hours. There are over two dozen departures a day from early morning until mid-evening.

MTRX Gothenburg to Stockholm

MTRX Express trains provide a comfortable and efficient service with journey times of approximately three and a half to just under five hours from Gothenburg to Stockholm. There are up to ten departures a day from early morning until mid-evening.

Gothenburg to Stockholm: Services on Board

A choice of Standard and First Class tickets is available on both SJ and MTRX trains and specific seats can be reserved. Swedish high-speed trains are adapted to cope with extremes of weather and have both heating and air-conditioning in the carriages. Depending on the ticket class, bistro or at-seat catering is available on all routes while other onboard services include toilets, complimentary newspapers, power outlets, WiFi, and luggage storage space. Foldable bicycles in carriers can travel on the trains but not fully assembled bicycles. There are dedicated carriages where pets and service animals are allowed on all Swedish high-speed services. Trains have wheelchair lifts or ramps, spaces for wheelchairs and accessible toilets while further assistance can be requested on booking.

How to find cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Ticket prices vary throughout the day and week on trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm. To get the best deals, always book in advance and be flexible about travel dates and times. Check dates either side of the intended departure date and avoid peak travel times. Cheaper train tickets are found in the early hours of the morning or in the evening, while peak periods are the most expensive.

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Trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm
Travel by train to Stockholm 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 Stockholm.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Stockholm for as low as $20 (€17)  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Gothenburg and Stockholm?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Gothenburg to Stockholm train price to come in at an average of $26 (€21)  one way.
How far is it from Gothenburg to Stockholm by train?
The train distance from Gothenburg to Stockholm is around 246 miles (397 km).
How long is a train to Stockholm from Gothenburg on average?
While the time it takes to travel 246 miles (397 km) to Stockholm from Gothenburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Gothenburg to Stockholm train journey time is on average 3 h 26 min.
Which train station from Gothenburg to Stockholm do I depart from? Which Stockholm train station from Gothenburg do I arrive in?

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 Stockholm, you can end your journey in train stations like Stockholm Centralstation, Stockholm, Cityterminalen and Stockholm Södra.

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

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Göteborg, Centralstation and need to travel around 0.3 miles (461 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Stockholm most often arrive at Stockholm Centralstation and need to travel around 0.3 miles (502 m) from this train station to the city center.

What train companies go from Gothenburg to Stockholm?
When taking a train from Gothenburg to Stockholm, you can count on SJ, MTR Express, FlixTrain, SL or Västtrafik for the best way to get you to Stockholm. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Stockholm from Gothenburg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from Gothenburg to Stockholm?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Gothenburg to Stockholm. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Gothenburg to Stockholm? When does the last train depart from Gothenburg to Stockholm?
You can take the earliest train from Gothenburg to Stockholm at 6: 29 AM   or take the last train from Gothenburg to Stockholm leaving at 7: 49 PM. Look for the latest Gothenburg to Stockholm train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How early should I book Gothenburg to Stockholm train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm to cost on average $26 (€21) 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Gothenburg to Stockholm train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gothenburg
Stockholm
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 Stockholm.
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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