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from Copenhagen to Gothenburg

You can get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg on Sep 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:00PMCopenhagen4h30 04:30PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$341One-way
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09:30PMCopenhagen4h30 02:00AMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$311One-way
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05:45PMCopenhagen4h50 10:35PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$321One-way
03:25PMCopenhagen Airport6h05 09:30PMGothenburg-Landvetter Airport
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$2901One-way
09:35AMCopenhagen Airport0h45 10:20AMGothenburg-Landvetter Airport
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$3781One-way

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Wed
Sep 22
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$283Sas Airways
Thu
Sep 23
$37Öresundståg
$31Vy Bus4You
$258Sas Airways
Fri
Sep 24
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$37Flixbus
$244Cityjet
Sat
Sep 25
$62Öresundståg
$30Flixbus
$194Cityjet
Sun
Sep 26
$62Öresundståg
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$194regional jet
Mon
Sep 27
$38Öresundståg
$30Flixbus
$185Sas Airways
Tue
Sep 28
$39Öresundståg
$28Vy Bus4You
$185Sas Airways
Wed
Sep 29
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$32Flixbus
$160Cityjet
Thu
Sep 30
$36Öresundståg
$22Flixbus
$185Sas Airways
Fri
Oct 1
$46Öresundståg
$26Flixbus
$166Sas Airways
Sat
Oct 2
$39Öresundståg
$23Flixbus
$127Cityjet
Sun
Oct 3
$62Öresundståg
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$127regional jet
Mon
Oct 4
$38Öresundståg
$22Flixbus
$152Sas Airways
Tue
Oct 5
$38Öresundståg
$28Vy Bus4You
$152Sas Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$39Öresundståg
$32Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
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$37Vy Bus4You
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Fri
Oct 8
$46Öresundståg
$25Flixbus
$158Sas Airways
Sat
Oct 9
$38Öresundståg
$25Flixbus
$120Cityjet
Sun
Oct 10
$62Öresundståg
$32Flixbus
$120regional jet
Mon
Oct 11
$39Öresundståg
$19Flixbus
$152Sas Airways
Tue
Oct 12
$39Öresundståg
$28Vy Bus4You
$130Sas Airways

Travel Information between Copenhagen and Gothenburg

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $136
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $29 (€23) • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $136 (€108) • 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSas Airways, Flixbus or Öresundståg

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 141 miles (228 km) between Copenhagen and Gothenburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€23). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Sas Airways, Flixbus or Öresundståg among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Copenhagen to Gothenburg.

How to Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

Every day, travelers can choose between traveling by train, bus or plane from Copenhagen to Gothenburg. The average journey time between the two cities is 4 hours, but the journey time can be as short as 50 minutes. Please be advised that as all journeys from Copenhagen to Gothenburg are international, passengers are required to carry a passport or internationally recognized ID on this route. All passengers are subject to border checks when traveling between two states. 

What is the Cheapest Way to Get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

The cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is by bus. All bus services are direct and require no transfers. Buses between Copenhagen and Gothenburg take 4 hours and 25 minutes. 

What is the Fastest Way to Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

The fastest way to travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is by plane. There are direct flights provided by Scandanavian Airlines which take only 50 minutes to travel between the two cities. Scandanavian Airlines provide 5 direct flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg each day. The first flight departs shortly after 08:00 am each day and the last flight departs at 11:00 pm each evening. Direct flights depart with regularity throughout the day. Flights depart from Copenhagen Airport and land at Gothenburg Airport. 

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When you use the Omio platform, you can compare services across all methods of traveling from Copenhagen to Gothenburg, filtering by speed, price, and method, to find the best journey for you. 

Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by Train

There are approximately 25 trains departing from Copenhagen for Gothenburg each day. The first train departs shortly after 04:00 am each morning and the last train departs shortly before 10:30 pm each evening. Of these trains, the vast majority are direct services. Typically, only the first train which departs each day and the last train which leaves each evening require a transfer. The train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg typically takes only 3 hours and 53 minutes to reach the destination. The Danish-Swedish rail company Øresundståg​ provides all the trains on this route. Trains depart from Copenhagen Station and arrive at Gothenburg Central Station. 

Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by Bus

Every day, approximately 8 buses travel Copenhagen to Gothenburg. The first bus departs at 07:30 am each day and the last bus departs at 12:20 pm each night. FlixBus and Nettbuss serve this route. Both providers have an average journey time of 4 hours and 25 minutes. All services on this route are direct, and there are no changes required. Bus services are the cheapest way to reach Gothenburg from Copenhagen, with FlixBus typically providing marginally cheaper tickets than Nettbuss. Buses depart from Copenhagen Central Bus Station and arrive at Gothenburg Nils Ericsson Station. 

Travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by Plane

Traveling from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by plane is both the most expensive way to travel between the two cities and the fastest. A direct flight from Copenhagen to Gothenburg typically takes 50 minutes. Even when you factor in check-in, border checks and baggage control time, the journey is frequently much shorter than the equivalent journey by train or bus. However, only five journeys each day are direct, and they are provided by Scandinavian Airlines. The remaining 29 flights from Copenhagen to Gothenburg are indirect, and can frequently take longer than the equivalent journey by train or bus. SAS do offer some indirect flights, as do KLM and Norwegian Air. All flights depart from Copenhagen Airport and land in Gothenburg Airport.

How to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Copenhagen to Gothenburg, 76,55% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Sweden due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Gothenburg from Copenhagen?

Travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Gothenburg, Sweden is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Gothenburg from Copenhagen restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Gothenburg, Sweden from Copenhagen?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Gothenburg, Sweden?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Copenhagen and Gothenburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Copenhagen, Denmark from Gothenburg, Sweden?

Return travel to Copenhagen, Denmark from Sweden is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Denmark from Sweden?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Denmark from Sweden?

Requirements for reentering Denmark:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Denmark?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Denmark to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Copenhagen, Denmark was last verified on 9/22/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Copenhagen from Gothenburg.

How do I go from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

There are 3 ways to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Gothenburg from Copenhagen?

The cheapest way to travel to Gothenburg from Copenhagen is by taking a bus with an average price of $29 (€23).

This is compared to other travel options to Gothenburg:

Taking a bus is usually $107 (€86) less than taking a flight to Gothenburg, which costs on average $136 (€108) for the same trip.

A bus is $34 (€27) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg costing on average $62 (€50).

What is the fastest way to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

The fastest way to get to Gothenburg from Copenhagen is by flight with an average travel time of 45 min.

Other travel options to Gothenburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 48 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Copenhagen and Gothenburg?

The Copenhagen to Gothenburg distance is around 141 miles (228 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is:

  • 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Copenhagen to Gothenburg as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Copenhagen? Where do I arrive in Gothenburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Copenhagen to Gothenburg:

  • Most travelers board their plane from Københavns Lufthavn and arrive in Göteborg-Landvetter Flygplats.
  • Most travelers take a train from Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) to Göteborg, Centralstation.
Which travel companies can take me from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Copenhagen to Gothenburg:

  • You can take a flight from Copenhagen to Gothenburg with Sas Airways. Cheap tickets can be found for $136 (€108) with Sas Airways from Copenhagen to Gothenburg.
  • You can go to Gothenburg from Copenhagen by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $29 (€23) with Flixbus from Copenhagen to Gothenburg on Omio.
  • You can travel between Copenhagen and Gothenburg by train with Öresundståg. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $62 (€50) with Öresundståg from Copenhagen to Gothenburg.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Copenhagen to Gothenburg?
Looking to extend your trip from Copenhagen to Gothenburg? Many Omio customers who go from Copenhagen to Gothenburg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Stockholm, Oslo or Malmö. If you're looking to explore Stockholm, Oslo or Malmö from Gothenburg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I purchase tickets between Copenhagen and Gothenburg online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Copenhagen to Gothenburg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $136 (€108) one way.
  • Bus tickets cost $29 (€23) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $62 (€50) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Copenhagen to Gothenburg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Copenhagen
Gothenburg
Copenhagen Central Station
Amenities
Koebenhavn H
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