You can get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg by train, bus or flight.
To get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg on Sep 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||141 miles (228 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$29 - $136|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $29 (€23) • 4 h 25 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $136 (€108) • 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||Sas 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.
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.
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.
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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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.
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.
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.
Travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Gothenburg, Sweden is: Fully open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark.
The government of Sweden has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
Return travel to Copenhagen, Denmark from Sweden is: Partially open.
Entry into Denmark is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden.
Requirements for reentering Denmark:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Denmark to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
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.
There are 3 ways to get from Copenhagen to Gothenburg: flight, bus or train.
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).
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.
The Copenhagen to Gothenburg distance is around 141 miles (228 km).
The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is:
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.
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