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from Stockholm to Gothenburg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Stockholm to Gothenburg on Sep 22 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:15AMStockholm, Terminalslingan6h15 04:30PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$411One-way
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03:00PMStockholm, Terminalslingan6h30 09:30PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$401One-way
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08:45AMStockholm, Terminalslingan6h30 03:15PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$411One-way
12:30PMStockholm, Terminalslingan6h40 07:10PMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$441One-way
12:00PMStockholm, Terminalslingan14h30 02:30AMGöteborg, Nils Ericsson Terminalen
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$1091One-way

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Tue
Sep 21
$24MTR Express
$40Vy Bus4You
$257Sas Airways
Wed
Sep 22
$24MTR Express
$32Flixbus
$294Sas Airways
Thu
Sep 23
$25MTR Express
$34Vy Bus4You
$202Sas Airways
Fri
Sep 24
$29FlixTrain
$32Flixbus
$178Sas Airways
Sat
Sep 25
$17FlixTrain
$33Vy Bus4You
$202regional jet
Sun
Sep 26
$37SJ
$32Flixbus
$178Sas Airways
Mon
Sep 27
$16FlixTrain
$29Flixbus
$202Sas Airways
Tue
Sep 28
$17FlixTrain
$26Flixbus
$135Sas Airways
Wed
Sep 29
$16FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$202Sas Airways
Thu
Sep 30
$24MTR Express
$25Flixbus
$135Sas Airways
Fri
Oct 1
$21FlixTrain
$28Flixbus
$135Sas Airways
Sat
Oct 2
$16FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$153regional jet
Sun
Oct 3
$21FlixTrain
$28Flixbus
$153Sas Airways
Mon
Oct 4
$16FlixTrain
$29Flixbus
$153Sas Airways
Tue
Oct 5
$16FlixTrain
$37Vy Bus4You
$111Sas Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$16FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$111Sas Airways
Thu
Oct 7
$16FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$111Sas Airways
Fri
Oct 8
$16FlixTrain
$34Flixbus
$111Sas Airways
Sat
Oct 9
$16FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$135regional jet
Sun
Oct 10
$22FlixTrain
$30Flixbus
$111Sas Airways
Mon
Oct 11
$17FlixTrain
$30Flixbus
$93Sas Airways

Travel Information between Stockholm and Gothenburg

distanceDistance246 miles (397 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $154
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • () • 3 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSas Airways, Flixbus or FlixTrain

Travel 246 miles (397 km) by flight, bus or train from Stockholm to Gothenburg. A train is best for those looking to save money on this journey, with tickets costing about (). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Sas Airways, Flixbus or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Stockholm to Gothenburg.

How to Travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg

The journey from Stockholm to Gothenburg is popular with travelers for both business and leisure. Traveling from Stockholm to Gothenburg is easy to do by trains, buses, or flights. The fastest way is by taking a flight or train, while taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg. Key departure points in Stockholm include Stockholm central train station, Stockholm Cityterminalen bus station, and Stockholm's Arlanda and Bromma airports.

Trains from Stockholm to Gothenburg | Flights from Stockholm to Gothenburg | Return trips from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Stockholm to Gothenburg Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€36

6:15 h

2 Weeks Ahead

trains

€45

3:16 h

1 Month Ahead

flight

€50

0:55 h

2 Weeks Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

Cheapest way to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg; however, trains are only €9 more expensive on average and are around 3 hours faster than taking the bus. There are usually 14 buses traveling from Stockholm to Gothenburg per day. Swebus operates 5 buses which depart from Stockholm's Cityterminalen bus station and take from 7-7½ hours to arrive at Göteborg Nils Ericsson Terminalen. FlixBus operates 3 or 4 buses which depart from Stockholm's Terminalslingan bus station and take between 6 and 7 hours to arrive at Göteborg Nils Ericsson Terminalen. Nettbuss Express also usually offers 6 Stockholm to Gothenburg buses per day.


Fastest way to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg. Flights depart from either Stockholm's Bromma or Arlanda airport and arrive at Gothenburg Landvetter airport after an hour of flight time. However, when travel time to and from Stockholm and Gothenburg's airports is taken into consideration, taking a flight takes approximately 3½ hours which is actually comperable to the train. Airlines that travel directly from Stockholm to Gothenburg include SAS, Norwegian Air, and Tasman Cargo Airlines.


Most popular way to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg. Taking the train is approximately 3 hours faster than taking the bus. There are usually 16-17 trains that travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg every day, with the first train departing Stockholm centralstation at 6:00 a.m. All trains arrive at Göteborg centralstation. All trains traveling from Stockholm to Gothenburg are operated by SJ and MTR Express.


How to get from Stockholm to Gothenburg

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Stockholm to Gothenburg, 93,87% 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 Stockholm 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
How do I go from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

There are 3 travel options from Stockholm to Gothenburg: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Gothenburg is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around () compared to other travel options to Gothenburg:

Taking a train is usually $125 (€100) less than taking a flight to Gothenburg, which costs on average $154 (€123) for the same trip.

Taking a train is usually $4 (€3) less than taking a bus to Gothenburg, which costs on average $32 (€26) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

The quickest way to travel to Gothenburg from Stockholm is by travel, which takes on average 0 h 0 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 55 min.

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 30 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 17 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Stockholm and Gothenburg?

The Stockholm to Gothenburg distance is around 246 miles (397 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Stockholm to Gothenburg is:

  • 17 trains per day.

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

When traveling from Stockholm to Gothenburg, where do I depart from Stockholm and where do I arrive in Gothenburg?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Stockholm Arlanda Airport and arrive in Göteborg-Landvetter Flygplats.
  • Buses mostly leave from Stockholm, Terminalslingan and tend to arrive in Gothenburg, Operan.
  • Trains mostly depart from Stockholm, Centralstation and arrive in Göteborg, Centralstation.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Stockholm to Gothenburg?

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

  • Travel with Sas Airways to go to Gothenburg by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Sas Airways Stockholm to Gothenburg tickets on Omio for $154 (€123).
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Gothenburg. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Stockholm to Gothenburg tickets on Omio for $32 (€26).
  • Travel with FlixTrain to go to Gothenburg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixTrain Stockholm to Gothenburg tickets on Omio for $29 (€23).
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Stockholm to Gothenburg?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Stockholm to Gothenburg often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Copenhagen, Oslo or Malmö. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Stockholm and Gothenburg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Gothenburg and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Stockholm to Gothenburg tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Stockholm to Gothenburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $154 (€123) one way for this journey.
  • A bus ticket costs $32 (€26) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $29 (€23) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Stockholm to Gothenburg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stockholm
Gothenburg
Stockholm, Cityterminalen
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines T10, T11, T13, T14, T17, T18, T19<br>Bus lines 47, 69
Stockholm Central
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines T10, T11, T13, T14, T17, T18, T19<br>Bus lines 47, 69