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Cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gothenburg to Copenhagen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Öresundståg
15:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
19:29Copenhagen Central Station
£421One-way
0 changes
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Öresundståg
17:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
21:29Copenhagen Central Station
£421One-way
0 changes
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Öresundståg
12:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
16:29Copenhagen Central Station
£421One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Öresundståg
13:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
17:29Copenhagen Central Station
£421One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Öresundståg
18:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
22:29Copenhagen Central Station
£421One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGothenburg to Copenhagen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 19 May
Öresundståg
06:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
10:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
07:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
11:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
08:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
12:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
09:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
13:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
SJ
10:243h36
Gothenburg Centralstation
14:00Copenhagen Central Station
1 change
Öresundståg
10:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
14:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
11:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
15:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
12:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
16:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
SJ
13:243h36
Gothenburg Centralstation
17:00Copenhagen Central Station
1 change
Öresundståg
13:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
17:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
14:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
18:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
SJ
15:243h36
Gothenburg Centralstation
19:00Copenhagen Central Station
1 change
Öresundståg
15:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
19:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
16:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
20:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
SJ
17:243h51
Gothenburg Centralstation
21:15Copenhagen Central Station
1 change
Öresundståg
17:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
21:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
18:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
22:29Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
SJ
19:243h51
Gothenburg Centralstation
23:15Copenhagen Central Station
1 change
Öresundståg
19:403h53
Gothenburg Centralstation
23:33Copenhagen Central Station
0 changes
Öresundståg
20:404h35
Gothenburg Centralstation
01:15Copenhagen Central Station
1 change

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Train times from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 36 m

Average

3 h 49 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

229 km

Of the 20 trains that leave Gothenburg for Copenhagen every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SJ
15:243h36
Gothenburg Centralstation
19:00Copenhagen Central Station
£681One-way
1 change
Fastest
SJ
10:243h36
Gothenburg Centralstation
14:00Copenhagen Central Station
£621One-way
1 change
Fastest
SJ
13:243h36
Gothenburg Centralstation
17:00Copenhagen Central Station
£681One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
Öresundståg
15:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
19:29Copenhagen Central Station
£421One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Öresundståg
17:403h49
Gothenburg Centralstation
21:29Copenhagen Central Station
£421One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

distanceDistance141 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersOresundstag, SJ, Snälltåget, Västtrafik, Vy Bus4You or Skånetrafiken

Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen cover the 141 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 36 min with our travel partners like Oresundstag, SJ, Snälltåget, Västtrafik, Vy Bus4You or Skånetrafiken. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £29, but the average price of train tickets is £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Gothenburg Centralstation and arrive in Copenhagen Central Station.

Train companies: Oresundstag, SJ and Snälltåget trains Gothenburg to Copenhagen

Buy your official Oresundstag, SJ and Snälltåget train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen from £3 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

Vy bus4you is the largest bus company in Norway and for your next trip by train to Copenhagen from Gothenburg you can choose between two differents ticket types: Economy and Plus.

Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

The train journey from Gothenburg to Copenhagen goes past scenic countryside, through the Oresund Tunnel and over the Oresund Bridge. There is a mixture of both direct services and routes that require one connection. Journey times vary from 3.5 hours to four hours 45 minutes. Beginning in the early morning, there are departures throughout the day until early evening, though there is a slight variation to the timetable on Saturdays and Sundays.

Gothenburg to Copenhagen Train Time: Daily Departures

There are up to two dozen trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen every day of the week, although there are some changes to the timetable on Saturdays and Sundays. Services start running in the early morning and continue until early evening, with up to two departures each hour.

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

Some train journeys from Gothenburg to Copenhagen involve one connection while other routes are direct. The connection is made at Malmo Central station. The overall journey time of the service is between three and a half and four and three-quarter hours.

What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?

Departure train station: Gothenburg Centralstation. This is the oldest station still in operation in Sweden and it is housed in a building of historic interest. The station is a few minutes on foot from Gothenburg's main tourist attractions, as well as being part of the city's efficient transport network of trams and local buses. The station has a good range of facilities, including taxi ranks, car and bicycle parking, a ticket office, automatic ticket machines, left luggage storage, waiting areas, toilets, banking services, a range of shops including a pharmacy, and places to eat and drink. There is step-free access, accessible toilets available, and you can pre-book further assistance if needed. 

Arrival train station: Copenhagen Central Station (Hbf). Located right in the heart of the city, it is a short walk of some major tourist attractions. The station is part of an extensive city transport network of suburban and metro trains as well as local buses. Among the station's extensive facilities there is car and bicycle parking, a taxi rank, a ticket office and automatic ticket machines, left luggage storage, toilets, showers, shops, bars and cafés. Adapted toilets are available and all areas of the station are easily accessible to passengers in wheelchairs or with limited mobility. Further assistance at the station can be requested if needed.

Which train providers travel from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?

Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen are operated by two providers: SJ and Oresundstag. SJ is a Swedish-owned network while Oresundstag is jointly owned and operated by Denmark and Sweden.

Oresundstag Gothenburg to Copenhagen

Apart from the last departure of the day, all Oresundstag trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen are direct and have journey times of between 3 hours 45 minutes and 4 hours 45 minutes. From Monday to Saturday there up to two departures an hour, with services starting early morning and continuing until early evening. The last departure arrives in the early hours of the following morning. The service is slightly reduced on Saturdays and Sundays. Where a connection is required, it is made at Malmo Central station.

SJ Gothenburg to Copenhagen

High-speed SJ trains make the journey from Gothenburg to Copenhagen in approximately 3.5 hours. The timetable is different on Saturdays and Sundays but in the week there are up to eight departures spread throughout the day from early morning until early evening. The connection is made at Malmo Central station.

Gothenburg to Copenhagen: Services on Board

Both providers offer First and Second Class tickets and seat reservations can be made. Trains are fast, modern and comfortable with onboard facilities which include heating or air-conditioning, luggage space, power outlets, and toilets. WiFi is available on some departures. Both providers allow the carriage of foldable bicycles, for which there may be a charge. Catering is provided through at-seat service or self-service in an onboard bistro. All carriages are fully adapted for wheelchair use, and service animals can be taken on board. SJ routes have dedicated carriages for pets and service animals.

How to find cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?

For the best prices on the train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen, it is always best to book online in advance. As ticket prices vary throughout the day and week, savings can also be made if passengers are flexible about their travel dates and times.

FAQs: Gothenburg to Copenhagen train

FAQs: Travel by train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen 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 Copenhagen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gothenburg to Copenhagen can start from as little as £29 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gothenburg to Copenhagen is £41; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen is 3 h 36 min   to travel the 141 mile long trip, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen leaves at 09: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen leaves at 21: 05.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day from Gothenburg to Copenhagen with Skånetrafiken. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Copenhagen. Take the fast train with Snälltåget from Gothenburg to Copenhagen.
For the best Gothenburg to Copenhagen train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Oresundstag, SJ, Snälltåget, Västtrafik, Vy Bus4You or Skånetrafiken. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Gothenburg and Copenhagen to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 05.

When departing from Gothenburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Gothenburg Centralstation, Gothenburg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Askim Stationsväg. When arriving in Copenhagen, you can end your journey in train stations like Copenhagen Central Station, Copenhagen, Østerbrogade (Svanemøllen St. ) and Copenhagen, Emdrup Station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gothenburg Centralstation, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Copenhagen Central Station, located 0.4 miles (588 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Copenhagen from Gothenburg is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 36 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Gothenburg to Copenhagen by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Gothenburg to Copenhagen including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Gothenburg and Copenhagen

Gothenburg
Copenhagen
Gothenburg Centralstation is the most popular Gothenburg railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Gothenburg for your journey to Copenhagen.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+46 841062600
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 15 - 18: 30
Public transport options for Gothenburg 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
Gothenburg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen
Gothenburg, Askim Stationsväg
Gothenburg, Göteborg LisebergAccessibility
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