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from Karlstad to Gothenburg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Karlstad to Gothenburg on Jan 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:20PMKarlstad, Karlstad Busstation8h45 09:05PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$601One-way
Cheapest
12:20PMKarlstad, Karlstad Busstation8h45 09:05PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$601One-way
Other options
12:25PMKarlstad, Centralstationen8h40 09:05PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$711One-way
07:45AMKarlstad, Karlstad Busstation10h10 05:55PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$671One-way
07:50AMKarlstad, Centralstationen10h05 05:55PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$721One-way

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Thu
Jan 20
$30SJ
$60Vy Bus4You
Fri
Jan 21
$31SJ
$62Vy Bus4You
Sat
Jan 22
$17SJ
$39Flixbus
Sun
Jan 23
$30SJ
$60Vy Bus4You
Mon
Jan 24
$11SJ
$62Vy Bus4You
Tue
Jan 25
$17SJ
$64Vy Bus4You
Fri
Jan 28
$26SJ
$59Vy Bus4You
Sat
Jan 29
$20SJ
$39Flixbus
Sun
Jan 30
$10SJ
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Tue
Feb 1
$10SJ
$52Vy Bus4You
Wed
Feb 2
$11SJ
$64Vy Bus4You
Fri
Feb 4
$20SJ
$59Vy Bus4You
Sat
Feb 5
$11SJ
$40Flixbus
Sun
Feb 6
$11SJ
$58Vy Bus4You

Travel Information from Karlstad to Gothenburg

distanceDistance128 miles (206 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $72
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $24 (€20) • 2 h 16 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $24 (€20) • 2 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVy Bus4You or SJ

Take a bus or train to travel 128 miles (206 km) between Karlstad and Gothenburg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Vy Bus4You or SJ among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Karlstad to Gothenburg.

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FAQs

How do I get from Karlstad to Gothenburg?

There are 2 travel options from Karlstad to Gothenburg: bus or train.

How do I get from Karlstad to Gothenburg the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Gothenburg from Karlstad is by taking a train, which costs on average $24 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Gothenburg:

A train is $48 (€40) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Karlstad to Gothenburg costing on average $72 (€60).

What is the quickest way to get from Karlstad to Gothenburg?

The fastest way to get to Gothenburg from Karlstad is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 16 min.

Other travel options to Gothenburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 8 h   on average.

What is the distance from Karlstad to Gothenburg?

The Karlstad to Gothenburg distance is around 128 miles (206 km).

How many services a day are there from Karlstad to Gothenburg?

The average frequency per day from Karlstad to Gothenburg is:

  • Around 7 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Karlstad and Gothenburg as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Karlstad to Gothenburg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Karlstad to Gothenburg:

  • Buses mostly leave from Karlstad, Karlstad Busstation and tend to arrive in Gothenburg, Operan.
  • Trains most often depart from Karlstad at Karlstad tågstation and arrive in Gothenburg at Göteborg, Centralstation.

Which travel companies can take me from Karlstad to Gothenburg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Karlstad to Gothenburg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Vy Bus4You to go to Gothenburg by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Vy Bus4You Karlstad to Gothenburg tickets on Omio for $72 (€60).
  • Travel with SJ to go to Gothenburg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SJ Karlstad to Gothenburg tickets on Omio for $24 (€20).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Karlstad to Gothenburg?

Omio customers who travel from Karlstad to Gothenburg often also extend their vacation to go to Stockholm, Copenhagen or Oslo. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Gothenburg and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I book tickets to Gothenburg from Karlstad online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $72 (€60) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $24 (€20) one way.

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