The cheapest trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£37

Average

£48

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Gothenburg to Copenhagen will cost around £ 48 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 37.

Cheapest
06:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 09:49København H
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£371One-way
2nd Cheapest
17:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 21:29København H
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£451One-way
2nd Cheapest
19:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 23:29København H
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£451One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 13:29København H
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£451One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 10:29København H
0 changes
£451One-way

Timetable Gothenburg to Copenhagen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 22 Oct
05:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 09:29København H
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06:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 09:49København H
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06:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 10:29København H
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07:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 11:29København H
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08:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 11:49København H
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08:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 12:29København H
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09:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 13:29København H
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10:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 13:49København H
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10:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 14:29København H
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11:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 15:29København H
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12:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 16:29København H
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13:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 16:49København H
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13:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 17:29København H
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14:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 18:29København H
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15:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 18:49København H
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15:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 19:29København H
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16:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 20:29København H
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17:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 20:49København H
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17:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 21:29København H
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18:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 22:29København H
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19:40Gothenburg Centralstation3h49 23:29København H
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20:40Gothenburg Centralstation4h29 01:09København H
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
22 Oct
£37SJ
£26Flixbus
£215Sas Airways
Sat
23 Oct
£44SJ
£28Vy Bus4You
£217Cityjet
Sun
24 Oct
£43Öresundståg
£20Vy Bus4You
£191regional jet
Mon
25 Oct
£37SJ
£23Flixbus
£167Sas Airways
Tue
26 Oct
£34SJ
£20Flixbus
£149Sas Airways
Wed
27 Oct
£31SJ
£20Flixbus
£149Sas Airways
Thu
28 Oct
£28SJ
£21Vy Bus4You
£167Sas Airways
Fri
29 Oct
£34SJ
£23Flixbus
£149Sas Airways
Sat
30 Oct
£37SJ
£25Vy Bus4You
£142Sas Airways
Sun
31 Oct
Find prices
£23Flixbus
£117Sas Airways
Mon
1 Nov
£28SJ
£20Vy Bus4You
£81regional jet
Tue
2 Nov
£31SJ
£20Flixbus
£81Sas Airways
Wed
3 Nov
£30SJ
£24Flixbus
£97Wideroe
Thu
4 Nov
£31SJ
£24Flixbus
£81Sas Airways
Fri
5 Nov
£31SJ
£21Flixbus
£76Cityjet
Sat
6 Nov
£36SJ
£16Flixbus
£101regional jet
Sun
7 Nov
£44SJ
£16Flixbus
£76Cityjet
Mon
8 Nov
£31SJ
£13Flixbus
£81Sas Airways
Tue
9 Nov
Find prices
£16Flixbus
£80Wideroe
Wed
10 Nov
£30SJ
£15Flixbus
£81Sas Airways

The fastest trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

3 h 25 m

Average

3 h 44 m

Trains per day

22

Distance

229 km

Of the 22 trains that leave Gothenburg for Copenhagen every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 229 km distance in an average of 3 h 44 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 25 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 29 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
15:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 18:49København H
1 changes
£661One-way
Fastest
17:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 20:49København H
1 changes
£611One-way
Fastest
13:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 16:49København H
1 changes
£511One-way
Fastest
06:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 09:49København H
1 changes
£371One-way
Fastest
08:24Gothenburg Centralstation3h25 11:49København H
1 changes
£581One-way

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Train Information to Copenhagen from Gothenburg

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£38 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesÖresundståg, SJ, Samtrafiken or Västtrafik

Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen cover the 141 miles (228 km) long route taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like Öresundståg, SJ, Samtrafiken or Västtrafik. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £31, but the average price of train tickets is £38. Travellers depart most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade).

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.

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Trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen
Travel by train 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
Is cross-border travel by train between Gothenburg, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark allowed?

Travel by train between Gothenburg, Sweden and Copenhagen, Denmark is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Copenhagen from Gothenburg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Denmark from Gothenburg?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

The government of Denmark has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Copenhagen from Gothenburg closer to your date of departure here.

What restrictions are there on reentering Sweden from Copenhagen, Denmark?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Copenhagen to Gothenburg is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Sweden from Denmark?

Reentry to Sweden is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Sweden from Copenhagen?

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Gothenburg, Sweden?

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

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

Last verified on 11/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Copenhagen to Gothenburg train here.

What is the cost of cheap trains between Gothenburg and Copenhagen?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Copenhagen from Gothenburg for as little as £31  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Gothenburg to Copenhagen train price to come in at an average of £38  one way.
What is the distance between Gothenburg and Copenhagen by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Copenhagen from Gothenburg via train to be approximately 141 miles (228 km).
How long is the train to Copenhagen from Gothenburg?
The train time to Copenhagen from Gothenburg is on average 3 h 25 min  for the 141 miles (228 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Gothenburg to Copenhagen by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Gothenburg and arrival train station in Copenhagen?

When departing from Gothenburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Göteborg, Centralstation, Göteborg, Nils Ericsonsterminalen and Gothenburg, Göteborg Liseberg. When arriving in Copenhagen, you can end your journey in train stations like Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade) and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard).

Omio customers book a train from Göteborg, Centralstation   to Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade)   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Gothenburg to go to Copenhagen? Where is the train station in Copenhagen located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Göteborg, Centralstation, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Gothenburg. The most popular arrival train station in Copenhagen, called Copenhagen, Amagerbro St. Holm (Dalslandsgade), is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?
If you're looking for trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen, you can rely on Öresundståg, SJ, Samtrafiken or Västtrafik to get you to Copenhagen. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Gothenburg to Copenhagen trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. If you’re looking for a direct train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen, consider travelling with Öresundståg. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many train services per day are there between Gothenburg and Copenhagen?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Gothenburg to Copenhagen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Gothenburg to Copenhagen?
If you prefer early morning trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen, the first train leaves at 05: 24. If you prefer late night trains from Gothenburg to Copenhagen, the last train of the day leaves at 19: 40. Omio shows you the latest train from Gothenburg to Copenhagen times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I purchase train tickets to Copenhagen from Gothenburg to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets between Gothenburg and Copenhagen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £38 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Gothenburg to Copenhagen a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gothenburg
Copenhagen
Göteborg, 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.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 15 - 18: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: 029, FLX, MTRX, SJ Regionaltåg, SJ SJ3000, SJ X2000, Tågab, Västtågen, Öresundståg
Bus lines: 60327, 61327, Flygbussarna
Tram lines: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13