The cheapest trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Showing times and prices for 17 Oct

Cheapest

£21

Average

£33

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 Stockholm will cost around £ 33 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 21.

Cheapest
08:58Göteborg, Centralstationen3h24 12:22Stockholm, Centralstationen
0 changes
£211One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:58Göteborg, Centralstationen3h25 22:23Stockholm, Centralstationen
0 changes
£311One-way
13:28Göteborg, Centralstationen3h25 16:53Stockholm, Centralstationen
0 changes
£481One-way

Timetable Gothenburg to Stockholm

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08:58Göteborg, Centralstationen3h24 12:22Stockholm, Centralstationen
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13:28Göteborg, Centralstationen3h25 16:53Stockholm, Centralstationen
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18:58Göteborg, Centralstationen3h25 22:23Stockholm, Centralstationen
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Sat
16 Oct
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£34Flixbus
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Sun
17 Oct
£21FlixTrain
£29Flixbus
£146regional jet
Mon
18 Oct
£16FlixTrain
£25Flixbus
£146Sas Airways
Tue
19 Oct
£15FlixTrain
£30Vy Bus4You
£146Sas Airways
Wed
20 Oct
£11FlixTrain
£20Flixbus
£146Sas Airways
Thu
21 Oct
£17MTR Express
£20Flixbus
£110Sas Airways
Fri
22 Oct
£14MTR Express
£28Flixbus
£110Sas Airways
Sat
23 Oct
£21FlixTrain
£25Flixbus
£97regional jet
Sun
24 Oct
£21FlixTrain
£24Flixbus
£97Sas Airways
Mon
25 Oct
£15FlixTrain
£20Flixbus
£110Sas Airways
Tue
26 Oct
£11FlixTrain
£26Vy Bus4You
£110Sas Airways
Wed
27 Oct
£11FlixTrain
£23Flixbus
£97Sas Airways
Thu
28 Oct
£18FlixTrain
£21Flixbus
£7Malta Air
Fri
29 Oct
£12FlixTrain
£28Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Sat
30 Oct
£16FlixTrain
£23Flixbus
£12Malta Air
Mon
1 Nov
£16MTR Express
£24Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Tue
2 Nov
£15FlixTrain
£24Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Wed
3 Nov
£17MTR Express
£24Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Thu
4 Nov
£15FlixTrain
£24Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Fri
5 Nov
£17SJ
£28Flixbus
£9Ryanair

The fastest trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Showing times and prices for 17 Oct

Fastest Journey

3 h 24 m

Average

3 h 24 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

397 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Gothenburg for Stockholm every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 397 km distance in an average of 3 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 24 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 25 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
08:58Göteborg, Centralstationen3h24 12:22Stockholm, Centralstationen
0 changes
£211One-way
2nd Fastest
13:28Göteborg, Centralstationen3h25 16:53Stockholm, Centralstationen
0 changes
£481One-way
2nd Fastest
18:58Göteborg, Centralstationen3h25 22:23Stockholm, Centralstationen
0 changes
£311One-way

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Train Information to Stockholm from Gothenburg

distanceDistance246 miles (397 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSJ, MTR Express, FlixTrain, SL or Västtrafik

Trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm cover the 246 miles (397 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like SJ, MTR Express, FlixTrain, SL or Västtrafik. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Göteborg, Centralstation and arrive in Stockholm, Centralstation.

Trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm

Taking the train to Stockholm from Gothenburg is a fast and straightforward journey with over 30 departures a day. All services are direct with journey times that range from approximately three hours to just under five hours.  A similar timetable operates from Monday to Friday while there is a slightly reduced service at the weekend. Trains depart from Gothenburg Central Station and services terminate at Stockholm Central Station.

Which train companies travel from Gothenburg to Stockholm?

Train routes from Gothenburg to Stockholm are provided by SJ and MTR. SJ is one of the leading passenger service providers in Sweden while MTR provides intercity trains between the country's main cities. Both are high-speed services with comfortable rolling stock. Onboard facilities include quiet carriages, WiFi, power outlets, wheelchair lifts and bistros.

How long is the train from Gothenburg to Stockholm?

The fastest train journey between the two cities of Gothenburg and Stockholm takes just three hours to complete while other departures can take up to five hours to arrive at their destination. All routes are direct.

How many trains are there from Gothenburg to Stockholm?

From Monday to Friday, there are over 30 direct trains a day to Stockholm from Gothenburg. The first train leaves Gothenburg in the early morning and there are then up to three departures an hour until the mid-evening. On Saturdays and Sundays, there are slightly fewer trains.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm?

Departure train station: All trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm depart from Gothenburg Central Station. Housed in an attractive historic building, it is the oldest railway station in Sweden still in use. It is centrally located for the town and served by a network of local buses and trams. Station facilities include a taxi rank, car and bicycle parking, WiFi, toilets, a pharmacy and bank, shops, cafes and restaurants.

Arrival train station: All trains to Stockholm from Gothenburg arrive at Stockholm Central Station. This is the largest in Sweden and noted for its eco-friendly credentials. It is part of a local transport network that includes taxis, buses, trains and Metro services as well as the Arlanda Airport Express. Among the facilities at Stockholm Central Station are car and bicycle parking, WiFi, toilets, left luggage lockers, shops, cafes and restaurants.

Travel Tips

Trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm
Travel by train to Stockholm 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 Stockholm.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains from Gothenburg to Stockholm?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Gothenburg and Stockholm for as low as £11  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Gothenburg to Stockholm?
The Gothenburg to Stockholm train ticket price is on average £21  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Gothenburg to Stockholm by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Gothenburg to Stockholm via train to be approximately 246 miles (397 km).
How many hours does it take from Gothenburg to Stockholm by train?
On average the Gothenburg to Stockholm train time is 3 h 18 min  covering the 246 miles (397 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Gothenburg to Stockholm train leave from? Which Stockholm train station do I come into from Gothenburg?

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 Stockholm, you can end your route in train stations like Stockholm, Centralstation, Stockholm Cityterminalen and Stockholm Södra.

Omio customers book a train from Göteborg, Centralstation   to Stockholm, Centralstation   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Gothenburg located? Where is the arrival train station in Stockholm located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Göteborg, Centralstation and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Stockholm most often arrive at Stockholm, Centralstation and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Gothenburg to Stockholm?
For the route from Gothenburg to Stockholm you can take a train with SJ, MTR Express, FlixTrain, SL or Västtrafik. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Gothenburg to Stockholm on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any Gothenburg to Stockholm direct train services?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day to Stockholm from Gothenburg. If you’re looking for a direct train from Gothenburg to Stockholm, consider travelling with FlixTrain. 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 trains per day are there to Stockholm from Gothenburg?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Gothenburg to Stockholm. 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 Stockholm?
The first train from Gothenburg to Stockholm leaves at 04: 55   and the last train for this leaves at 18: 54. Omio shows you the latest train from Gothenburg to Stockholm timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I book train tickets from Gothenburg to Stockholm to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Gothenburg to Stockholm is on average £21 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Gothenburg to Stockholm available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gothenburg
Stockholm
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 Stockholm.
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